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Free and Reduced-Price Meal Applications Available;  Universal Free Breakfast at 49 Schools

This post was published on 08/17/2020.

 Land O’ Lakes, FL – (August 17, 2020) – Pasco County Schools is accepting free and reduced-price household meal applications for the 2020-2021 school year and will serve free breakfast at 49 schools.

In accordance with the National School Lunch Act, households that are below the Federal Income Eligibility Guidelines may qualify for free or reduced-priced breakfast and lunch benefits. Households must complete a new application each school year. Families can visit www.pascoschoolmeals.com for a link to the online application, frequently asked questions, income eligibility guidelines, cafeteria menus and more.

Following is a list of schools that will serve breakfast at no charge:

  • Achieve Center of Pasco
  • Anclote Elementary
  • Anclote High
  • Athenian Academy
  • Baycare
  • Bayonet Point Middle
  • Calusa Elementary
  • Centennial Elementary
  • Centennial Middle
  • Chasco Elementary
  • Chasco Middle
  • Chester W. Taylor Elementary
  • Cotee River Elementary
  • Crews Lake Middle
  • Cypress Elementary
  • Fivay High
  • Fox Hollow Elementary
  • Gulf High School
  • Gulf Highlands Elementary
  • Gulf Middle
  • Gulf Trace Elementary
  • Gulfside Elementary
  • Harry Schwettman Ed. Center
  • Hudson High
  • James Irving Ed. Center
  • James M. Marlowe Elementary
  • Lacoochee Elementary
  • Learning Lodge Academy
  • Mary Giella Elementary
  • Mittye P. Locke Elementary
  • Moon Lake Elementary
  • Northwest Elementary
  • Pasco Elementary
  • Pasco High
  • Pasco Middle
  • Paul R. Smith Middle
  • Quail Hollow Elementary
  • R.B. Stewart Middle
  • Richey Elementary
  • Rodney B. Cox Elementary
  • San Antonio Elementary
  • Schrader Elementary
  • Seven Spring Elementary
  • Shady Hills Elementary
  • Sunray Elementary
  • Wendell Krinn Technical High
  • West Zephyrhills Elementary
  • Woodland Elementary
  • Zephyrhills High

For additional information contact:

Pasco County Schools
Attention: Food & Nutrition Services
7227 Land O’ Lakes Blvd.
Land O’ Lakes, FL 34638
813-794-2522
FNS_Finance@pasco.k12.fl.us

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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:       

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Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
Fax: (202) 690-7442; or
Email: program.intake@usda.gov

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