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Free & Reduced Meal Eligibility

A new free & reduced meal eligibility application must be completed and submitted each school year. 
 
If your total household income is within the limits set by the federal government, you may be eligible for either free or reduced price school meals.
 
You may apply for eligibility by submitting an online application via the parent portal on Infinite Campus or by filling out a paper application below. 
Online Application
To start your 2021-22 free & reduced meal eligibility application, click the following link, log-in and follow instructions posted within the parent portal: 
Paper Application
For more information please see below for Free and Reduced FAQs, how to apply and the 2021-22 paper application. 
 
Paper applications are available with your school building secretary.
 
Contact Information
If you have questions about free and reduced price meals or the application process, please contact your building secretary or Kerri Roling, Nutrition Director at 515-994-8222 or kroling@pcmschools.org
USDA Nondiscrimination 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, disability, age, 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.

 

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:

 

(1)       Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;  

 

(2)        Fax: (202) 690-7442; or

 

(3) Email: intake@usda.gov.

 

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Iowa Nondiscrimination Statement 
"It is the policy of this CNP provider not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or religion in its programs, activities or employment practices as required to the Iowa Code section 216.6, 216.7 and 216.9.  If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by this CNP Provider, please contact the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; website https://icrc.iowa.gov/."