PARENTS: ORDER YOUR CHILD A FREE MEAL BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW.
NORTHWESTERN SCHOOL DISTRICT
MEALS DURING EMERGENCY SCHOOL CLOSURE
Northwestern School District is committed to providing nutritional
meals to our students during this extended district-wide closure
ALL MEALS ARE FREE. Meals can be ordered for ALL children ages 1-18 in your household including children who do not attend Northwestern School District.
You can order meals by using the “Meal Order Form” link noted above or by leaving a voicemail message (see instructions below).
YOU MUST ORDER BY 9 PM THE DAY PRIOR TO MEAL DISTRIBUTION
Preorder is REQUIRED for each distribution day. Adult meals are not available.
Meals consist of Breakfast and Lunch. Distribution Days are as follows:
Mondays - You will be receiving 2 days’ worth of meals
Wednesdays - You will be receiving 3 days’ worth of meals
Meals will be available for pick up at the following locations from 5:00PM - 6:00 PM
- Northwestern High School at Middle School door #12
- Springfield Elementary at the kitchen entrance door #8
To leave a voicemail message:
- Dial 756-9400
- Enter extension #5264
- State student's first and last name (only one name needed per household)
- State total number of children you are ordering meals for
- Indicate any food restrictions (i.e. allergies)
- State the pickup location you will be using (only one location)
- Leave a call back number in case we need to contact you.
Remember to order meals by 9:00 PM every Sunday and Tuesday
PrimeroEdge is a fast and easy way to apply for free or reduced student meals. All students in a household can be submitted on one application. To get started, visit https://www.schoolcafe.com from any computer. The automated program will walk you through each step. There is no charge to file an online application.
SchoolCafé is a secure, online system that allows parents to make cafeteria meal payments to their child(ren)'s cafeteria accounts via credit or debit card. There is no cost for signing up to see account balances and to review daily spending and purchases. There is a cost of $1.95 per transaction to put money on an account. Parents will need their child(ren)'s 8-digit student ID number to sign up, and will need to provide credit or debit card information in order to make payments.
Nutrislice is an online menu that gives students and parents the menu offerings, along with all of the nutritional information they need for carbs counts, allergies, etc.
Public Notification and Civil Rights Complaint Procedure
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.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, 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:
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.