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Free & Reduced Meal Application

This school year, LDISD will be returning to meal rates. Schools will return to requiring family applications for free and reduced-price meals to meet USDA requirements. 

All income-eligible families should complete these steps:

  • Complete the NSLP Application for Free and Reduced-Price School Meals as soon as possible. Applications should be completed online via Family Access.  Paper applications are available for print.
  • Completed applications should be submitted to Family Access.  Paper applications can be returned to your child's school office, or emailed to
  • Watch for notification of eligibility in the mail or in an email.
  • Familiarize yourself with how your school accepts payment in the cafeteria for meals and a la carte items. Read more here.
  • Ask questions! Contact the Child Nutrition department with any questions. We are excited to serve you and your student(s).