Overview

  • Meal Options

    Breakfast is $1.25. There is no charge for reduced-priced breakfast this year. Breakfast is available in all buildings. Breakfast consists of a whole grain item, fruit, and milk. All students must take the fruit.

    The current lunch prices are: Kindergarten–Grade 4 - $2.20; and Grades 5-12 - $2.50. There is no charge for reduced-priced lunch this year. Lunch consists of an entrée, fruit, veggie, whole grain item, and milk. All students must take a fruit or veggie.

    Breakfast and lunch menus are posted on the school district website: https://www.berea.k12.oh.us/menus

    Meals may be pre-paid by check, cash in the lunch line, or online with a credit card using the Mealtime Online site. There is a minimum deposit required to use the credit card option, and it loads to your student’s account in 5 minutes. There is no charge for using the online feature. To use the Mealtime Online, go to https://www.mymealtime.com/signin.aspx

    You may view your child’s account online at no charge. Students are told when their account balance is at $7.50 or less in grades 5-12 and $6.60 in K-4. K-4 students receive a green star stamp on their hand if the account is low.

    The Berea City School District will gladly accept your check. When you provide a check as payment, you authorize the district to either use information from the check to make a one-time electronic fund transfer from your account or to process the payment as a check transaction. You also authorize the district to collect a fee through an electronic fund transfer from your account if your payment is returned unpaid. Checks must include the following information on your check:

    • Full Name
    • Street Address
    • Phone Numbers
    • Child’s name and PIN number

    Free/Reduced Meals

    Some families may qualify for free/reduced-priced meals. Families must re-apply every year. Applications are available beginning each school year in August.  Applications may be submitted at any time throughout the school year.

    Instructions to apply:
    Applications are available online at http://www.schoolnutritionandfitness.com/index.php?page=lunchapps&sid=0601141701052471

    First-time users will need to set up a user name and password. You will need your child’s PIN number. 
    If you need assistance or do not have internet access please contact: Nutrition Services at 216-267-2142.


    Charging

    Students who don’t have money for their lunch will be allowed to charge 2 lunches in grades K-4 and 1 lunch in grades 5-12. Charges are to be paid back the next day. Outstanding charges may be added to the student’s fee statement. 

    Students who have not paid back their charges will be provided a gratis meal of milk or juice and PB and J or cereal granola bar at no charge. Parents of students who abuse the privilege of receiving a gratis meal will be contacted. 

    There is no charging allowed for breakfast.


    Special Diets

    Special diet requests should be directed to the Nutrition Services office at 216-267-2142.

                                                        

     

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.