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2020-21 Online Meal Application 


Nutrition Services

Nutrition Services is dedicated to reinforcing lifelong health and learning habits through serving and teaching good nutrition.  This is accomplished by:

  • Providing every student well-balanced meals and healthy food choices that will enhance the learning process
  • Maintaining the required standards of food safety
  • Being a resource for nutrition education to teachers, students and the community

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COVID-19: What you need to know
Lo que necesita saber

Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) benefits for children coming soon!
Get help to buy food while schools are closed!

Families may receive up to $365 per eligible child in grades K-12 to spend on groceries in addition to pick up meals from school through a new program called Pandemic EBT or P-EBT. Families who already receive EBT benefits will receive a  P-EBT card in the mail by May 22.  Families who have not received their P-EBT cards in the mail and children who are eligible for Free or Reduced-Price Meals will be able to apply online now through June 30. The application is available at  For more information, visit

¡Los beneficios de Pandemia EBT (P-EBT) para niños llegarán pronto!
¡Obtenga ayuda para comprar alimentos mientras las escuelas están cerradas!

Las familias pueden recibir hasta $365 por niño elegible en los grados K-12 para acceder a alimentos además de recoger comidas de la escuela a través de un nuevo programa llamado Pandemia EBT o P-EBT. Las familias que ya reciben beneficios de EBT recibirán una tarjeta P-EBT por correo antes del 22 de mayo. Las familias que no han recibido sus tarjetas P-EBT por correo y los niños que son elegibles para comidas gratis o a precio reducido podrán solicitar en línea ahora hasta el 30 de junio. La solicitud está disponible en Para más información, visite

Applications for Free or Reduced Price Meals

Paper or Online Applications

The 2020-2021 Meal Application will be mailed to households in July.  Anyone who wishes to obtain additional forms may do so at the Nutrition Services Department, located at:

Nutrition Services Department
1518 Mines Avenue
Montebello, CA, 90640
or call (323) 887-7900, extension 5992

You may find it helpful to take a look at an example filled out application.

You can also apply online.


Solicitudes en papel o en línea

Las solicitudes para comidas gratis o a precio reducido del año escolar 2020-2021 serán enviadas a su hogar por correo en el mes de Julio. Si usted necesita solicitudes adicionales, podrá obtenerlas en el Departamento de Servicios de Nutrición, localizado en la dirección arriba.

Podrá ser útil ver una solicitud llena como ejemplo.

Usted puede solicitar en línea también.

2020-2021 Free and Reduced-Price Meal Application Process

Click below to learn more about the process.

Earned Income Tax Credit

Did you know that based on your annual earnings, you may be eligible to receive Earned Income Tax Credits from the Federal Government (Federal EITC) and the State of California (California EITC)? For more information, see the full EITC statement.

¿Sabía usted que, según sus ingresos anuales, puede ser elegible para recibir el Crédito Tributario por Ingreso del Trabajo del Gobierno Federal (EITC Federal) y del Estado de California (EITC de California)? Para obtener más información, consulte la declaración completa del EITC.


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Food Safety Practices

  • Each cafeteria supervisor/lead maintains current food handler’s certificate (ServSafe certified)
  • All cafeterias adhere to HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points) practices to insure food safety. A copy of HACCP standard operating guidelines is available for review at Nutrition Services’ department office, 1612 Mines Avenue, Montebello.
  • For health inspection information on a specific school site cafeteria, contact Nutrition Services: (323) 887-7978