Food and Nutrition Services
Food Service and Nutrition Services
Salem Academy Charter School participates in the National School Lunch Program, which offers Free and Reduced Price Lunches to qualifying families throughout the year. Simply complete and return the application (Versión en español aquí) to the school. Be sure to fill out all necessary information – incomplete applications will not be considered. Salem Academy recognizes that circumstances can change throughout the year. If this is your situation, please don’t hesitate to apply again at any point. Contact Erica Klag.
Breakfast is FREE for all students. Lunch is available for $3.50 (full price), or $0.40 for reduced price.
Milk is served and included in the price of lunch. Any student who wishes to purchase milk separately will be charged $0.50.
Meals are provided by Revolution Foods, which specializes in school lunches. Our food and menus strictly follow the nutritional standards set forth by the USDA which includes reducing sodium and fat intake, encourages each food group and accounts for age appropriate portions.
Please note: Fresh Fruit and Vegetables are served with each meal. Skim, low-fat, and 0% chocolate milk are available at each meal.
Vegetarian Options available upon request.
Please notify the School Nurse or the Director of Food Services of any food allergies or intolerances.
Please remember to keep your child’s lunch account in a positive standing. Salem Academy accepts cash or check in addition to the online payment tool. To make easy online payments you may create an account on MySchoolAccount.com, you will need your child’s lunch ID number which they will know, or you may contact Erica Klag for more specific directions. Bills will be sent out on a monthly basis for student accounts with a negative balance greater than $10.
Please contact Erica Klag, Director of Dining Services, with any questions:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Non-Discrimination Statement: This explains what to do if you believe you have been treated unfairly.
“In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: [email protected]
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.”
Salem Academy Non-Discrimination Statement
Salem Academy Charter School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, pregnant or parenting status, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, disability, homelessness, socioeconomic status, academic status, mental, physical, developmental or sensory disability, age, ancestry, athletic performance, special need, proficiency in English language or foreign language, or any other class of individuals protected from discrimination under state or federal law in any aspect of the access to, admissions, or treatment of students in its programs and activities, or in employment and application for employment. Salem Academy’s policy includes prohibitions of harassment of students and employees, i.e., racial harassment, sexual harassment, and retaliation for filing complaints of discrimination.