FREE & REDUCE MEAL PROGRAM
Free and Reduced Meal Program - COVID-19 Update
Premier High School of Arlington continue to distribute free Grab and Go Breakfast Packs for Premier High School of Arlington students in the Free & Reduced Meal Program. Breakfast pack distribution will begin on Monday, April 13th, 2020, from 9:00 am to 11:30 am and will be held each subsequent Monday until further notice. Parents may pickup the breakfast packs but must present ID at time of pick-up. Grab and Go breakfast packs include cereal or cereal bar, snack bites, juice, milk and craisins or raisins. Families in the program will receive 5 breakfast packs each week.
If you are interested in receiving the Grab and Go Breakfast Packs, please fill out one form per student enrolled at Premier High School of Arlington. For the Premier High School of Arlington Request Form Click Here.
If your family has an interest in additional meal service options during the closure, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) has informed us that ResponsiveEd families can visit the locations listed on the website for free school meal pick-up (breakfast and lunch). Free meal service will continue as school closures persist due to COVID-19. Each school have meal pick-up requirements, please check the schools website for these requirements. Check the website often as locations are added.
School Meal Finder, Click Here.
Applying for the Free and Reduced Meal Program is easy and fast. Families wishing to receive these benefits in the 2020-2021 school year will have to re-apply using the electronic application.
Students who have qualified to the program in the past must reapply each school year to keep receiving the benefits.
Media Release for Free and Reduced-Price Meals Sample
Premier High School of Arlington announced its policy today for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines. Each school/site or the central office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by anyone on request.
The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is a federally assisted meal program operating in public and nonprofit private schools and residential child care institutions. It provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free meals to children each school day. The program was established under the National School Lunch Act, signed by President Harry Truman in 1946.