Pandemic Electronic Benefits will be available for USD 327 families who qualified for free or reduced price school meals during the 2020-2021 school year. Names of households that completed the Free and Reduced Price School Meals application and were eligible for free or reduced price meals were submitted to the State. If families did not complete an application for the 2020-2021 school year, families may do so at this time. Applications are available at this link - https://bit.ly/3oeKocO. Forms are also available at the District Office, 145 West 15th Street, Ellsworth. The completed form may be mailed or dropped off at the District Office.
For the 2021-2022 school year, all students will receive free school breakfasts and lunches. If a student wants a second milk with their school meal or with their bring from home sack lunch, the student will need money in their lunch account to pay for this milk. These milks are not part of the free school meal program for 2021-2022 school year.
If you have any questions concerning this program, please call the District Office at 785.472.5561.