Meal Applications Available for Scholars at New IDEA Campuses

Apply by July 31 to be automatically entered to win awesome back-to-school prizes!

The 2019-2020 school year is quickly approaching and parents of students who are attending new IDEA campuses are encouraged to complete the free and reduced priced meals (FARM) application as soon as possible. 

Students attending the following schools will need to fill out an application for free-and-reduced-lunch: 

  • IDEA Achieve    

  • IDEA Burke 

  • IDEA Health Professions 

  • IDEA Los Encinos 

  • IDEA Mesa Hills 

  • IDEA Oscar Dunn

  • IDEA Parmer Park 

  • IDEA Rise 

  • IDEA Robindale 

Submit your application between July 1st – July 31st and you will automatically be entered to win some awesome back-to-school prizes! Two winners will be randomly selected from each campus’s applications to receive an exclusive prize including an iPad mini for 1st place winners, and five school uniform polos and two light jackets for 2nd place winners.

Parents, you can complete the meal eligibility application in person at your campus cafeteria or complete the quick and easy online application at prior to the first day of school.

Note: It is important to fill out your student's meal application before the first day of school or your child may incur a negative meal balance.  

If there are any changes to your household income during the year, you are welcome to reapply at any time. 

For more information on campus menus, pricing, nutrition information and more, please visit IDEA’s Child Nutrition Center Program

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