Department Phone (707) 778-4851
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Announcements: Food Services News & Updates
Based on your annual earnings, you may be eligible to receive the Earned Income Tax Credit from the Federal Government (Federal EITC). The Federal EITC is a refundable federal income tax credit for low-income working individuals and families. The Federal EITC has no effect on certain welfare benefits. Click Learn More below for more information.
Attention Grant School parents: On January 8th, Grant School will be starting a program called "Breakfast after the bell." Your student will now be able to get breakfast at their first recess. If you qualify for free or reduced price lunch you can also receive those benefits at breakfast.
The Nutrition Services department is made up of a team of food and nutrition professionals that are dedicated to students' health, well being and their ability to learn. We support learning by promoting healthy habits for lifelong nutrition and fitness practices.
If you would like to help give a Tax Deductible donation to the Needy Student Meal Fund, call the Food Services office at 707-778-4851. Checks are accepted at any school cafeteria or the District Office. Make checks payable to "Petaluma City Schools Food Services Department" and note in the memo portion "donation needy student meal fund".
Would you like to work on an "on call" basis? The food service department has a need for substitutes. Substitutes work as needed and when you are available to help serve breakfast lunch while your children are in school.
National School Lunch Program Application
Non-Discrimination Statement: 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, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, 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.