School Breakfast and Lunch Program
The USDA has given notice that schools will return to the regular School Breakfast/National School Lunch Program for the 2022-2023 school year. Breakfast and lunch meals served at school will need to be paid for at that time.
Lunch Payment Instructions
Families seeking assistance need to submit a meal application for free or reduced-price meal assistance for the 2022-2023 school year. School Breakfast/National School Lunch Program applications for the 2022-2023 school year are now available!
Price $1.70 $3.00 $3.10 Reduced $0.30 $0.40 $0.40 Adults $2.72 $4.58 $4.58
Pay for Meals Online
Checks made payable to Kyrene School District and cash in a sealed envelope and labeled for the student are accepted at the school sites for meal accounts.We offer a new optional credit card service In-Touch to submit meal account payments. Choose meal account to apply money to your student(s) meal accounts. Payments will be applied to your students meal account at 7:00 AM, 9:45 AM, 11:15 AM, 12:15 PM and at night at 11:30PM daily to update the meal account balance. Balances can be checked at any time at family.titank12.com. Meal account balances in Meals Plus have been transferred to our student accounts in the new Titan software. Negative balance notices will be emailed daily to parents during the school year. Meal account balance notices are sent on Friday to notify you of the current amount as your student(s) may/or may not spend money to purchase 2nd meals or Al-a-Carte items.An account needs to be created to view your child's meal balance at family.titank12.com. Link your student to you and then you will be able to view meal balances. Titan IT support is 1-844-467-4700 Option 2 Option 1 for assistance with this issue.Contact Maribel Olivas-Smith, NSLP Specialist, for meal account issues by phone at 480-541-1350 or email at email@example.comUnpaid Meal Policy
- Educational Activities for Snack and Supper Meals
- Educational Activities for Snack and Supper Meals
- Education Activities for Snack and Supper Meals
Summer Meal Resources
- AZ Hunger Hotline assistance at 602-528-3434 or 1-800-445-1914
- Find feeding sites near you (AZ Health Zone)
- TEXT "FOOD" or "COMIDA" 304-304
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) payment information
Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) in partnership with Arizona Department of Education (ADE) have informed us that P-EBT benefits will begin to be distributed starting October 31, 2022.
Families can expect to receive a letter with information regarding their benefit, benefit amount and when they can expect to receive their payment.
For families that have additional questions, please direct them to Health and Nutrition Services customer service line that can be reached at 602-542-8700, option 4, or email PEBTinbox@azed.gov .
For more information about Summer P-EBT, please visit: Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) Summer P-EBT webpage.
Public Notice - Meal Account Refund
You may request a refund within 4 months of a student withdrawing or graduating from our District. You may make the request by calling 480-541-1660 or by email. We issue a check for the refund. Please include a parent name and address to whom we should issue a refund when emailing the request. Funds may be transferred to another student who remains in Kyrene School District.SMART SNACKS: Please contact the SFE office by calling 480-541-1660 or by email for information regarding Smart Snacks and the current list of items.
Emergency Broadband Benefit Consumer Information:
- English Emergency Broadband Benefit Consumer Information
- Spanish Emergency Broadband Benefit Consumer Information
The Federal Communications Commission has launched a temporary program to help families and households struggling to afford Internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Emergency Broadband Benefit provides a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers. Eligible households can enroll through a participating broadband provider or directly with the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) using an online or mail in application. You can learn more about the benefit, including eligibility and enrollment information, by visiting http://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit, or by calling 833-511-0311
Posible anuncio en boletin (Espanol)
La Comisión Federal de Comunicaciones ha dado inicio a un programa temporal que ofrece ayuda a los hogares con problemas para pagar sus servicios de Internet durante la pandemia de COVID-19. El Beneficio De Emergencia Para Internet (EBB) te proporciona máxima $50 de descuento al mes para tu servicio de Internet; maximo $75 de descuento al mes para hogares elegibles en Territorios Tribales y un descuento (mica de hasta $100 por una computadora portátil, computadora de escritorio o una tableta electr6nica a traves de un proveedor participante.Los hogares elegibles pueden inscribirse directamente a traves de alguno de los proveedores de Internet participantes o a traves de la Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC, por sus siglas en inglés), en línea o par correo.Para obtener más informaci6n sabre este programa, incluyendo tu elegibilidad y c6mo inscribirte, llama al 833-511-0311 o visita www.fcc.gov/bandaanchapretsacionAdditional Languages for FCC Emergency Broadband Benefits (Arabic, Amharic, Burmese, Chinese (Traditional), French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Tagalog, and Vietnamese)Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.This institution is an equal-opportunity provider.
National School Lunch ProgramThe National School Lunch Program is a program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Through this program, eligible students may be offered free or reduced-price meals. We also participate in the School Breakfast Program at all schools. Meal payments may be made online, as this program operates in all of the schools in the Kyrene School District. Meal application information is distributed and made available to every student in the district at the beginning of the school year. Application information will remain confidential and will be used only to determine eligibility for free or reduced-priced meals. Applications are also available at all school offices or by clicking on the meal application links.
Please apply for meal benefits, so if eligible, you will receive P-EBT (food stamp benefits) and meal benefits are in place when we return the National School Lunch Program. Please visit https://family.titank12.com/BSM25N to submit an online meal application to us. You may turn in paper meal applications to any school office. We need all families to apply regardless of if they are attending Kyrene Digital Academy or an in-person school. The free, reduced-price, and paid meal information is used to qualify the school district for other student qualifications and funding. We email the notification of meal status letters to parents when the application is processed.
- It's More Than a Meal Application (reasons to submit a meal application)
- Es Mas Que Una Solicitud de Comidas
Additional Food Assistance
If you are not already receiving Nutrition Assistance benefits through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, consider applying.
Additionally, DES and its community partners offer other food assistance programs to increase food security and reduce hunger by providing children, low-income individuals, and seniors with access to nutritious food. More information about these programs can be found here.English
- English Meal Application 2022-23
- English Meal Application Questions and Instructions
- English Consent sharing of Information form
- Solicitud Gratis y Reducido 2022-23(en Espanol)
- Solicitud Gratis Y Reducido Instrucciones (en Espanol)
- Consentimiento para compartir la información de la applicación de NSLP con otoros programas del distrito(en Espanol)
- Meal Application Translated in 49 Other Languages
- Free language assistance, auxiliary aids, and/or accommodations are available upon request.