nutrition services

Sodexo Partnership

The Battle Ground Nutrition Services Department welcomes all students and parents to participate in the District's school meal program.  Healthy breakfasts and lunches are served every school day. Students are presented with a wide variety of entrees, fruits, vegetables, and beverages to choose from.

The Nutrition Services team, managed by Sodexo, is dedicated to nurturing the minds and bodies of all the students and keeping parents connected through communications such as this site.


2018-19 Meal Prices

                                                                Breakfast                     Lunch

                                                Primary                        $ 1.70                            $ 2.65

                                                Middle                          $ 1.85                            $ 2.90

                                                High                              $ 2.10                            $ 3.30

                                                Reduced K-3rd             Free                               Free

                                                Reduced 4th-12th       Free                             $ 0.40

                                               Adults / Staff                $ 2.35                            $ 3.75



Meal Components vs Ala Carte Options

Breakfast & Lunch Meals Include:

                Entree, Fruits & Vegetables, and choice of Beverage (milk/juice)

                Meal must include all of these components to be considered a full reimbursable meal.

If purchasing separate items, these are not considered a full reimbursable meal and will be charged individually even when the family is approved for meal benefits.  

                Milk or Juice Only      $ 0.70

                2nd Entree w/ Meal  $ 1.00

Other "non-meal" items are available for purchase at Middle/High School levels.  These items are listed under Ala Carte Options and include such items as specialty drinks, cookies, chips, etc.  Ala Carte options must be paid for at time of purchase.



Meal Payment Options

Cash or Check:    Dropped off in person (or with student) at school office/cafeteria

                             Mailed to:  BGSD / Nutrition Services,  PO Box 200, Battle Ground 98604

Credit Cards:       Online thru EFunds:  https://payments.efundsforschools.com/v3/districts/56037/

                            E-Funds Online Payment Walk-Thru with Detailed Instructions


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Meal Charge Guidelines  ** Updated 2018-19 * Please Read **

Click HERE for the Full Meal Charge Guideline


1.  Students K - 12th :

a. Students K-12 will be allowed to charge up to $25.

1. These meals will include any reimbursable meal on the menu; excludes a la carte items.

2. The District’s Nutrition Services will send an automated low-balance call two (2) times weekly and two (2) automated low-balance emails for students with a negative balance.

3.  Nutrition Services will make a personalized telephone call to the parent/guardian when a student’s account reaches $25.

4.  The building principal will be notified by Nutrition Services when a student’s negative meal account reaches $25. The principal or designee will research additional resources/assistance and contact the student's family if necessary.

5.  The District's Business Services will begin to notify the parent/guardian when the student's account reaches $60. This notification will be phone call and/or certified letter, which will include breakdown of outstanding charges and payment due date.

        6. K-12 students will not be denied a reimbursable meal for unpaid charges.  If a student’s balance reaches $100, Nutrition Services will notify Business Services to begin collection procedures.  Business Services will send the parent/guardian notification of the delinquent balance, a breakdown of outstanding charges and payment due date.  If payment is not received, the account will be sent to collections.


  Meal Account Restrictions:

Meal Restriction Request Form

If you would like to restrict your students meal account purchase options, please complete the form above or you can contact our Skyward Meal Account Specialist with details:

Nutrition@BattleGroundPS.Org   or  (360) 885-6653

                               o   Please note: If your student has allergy (dietary) restrictions, please go thru your school nurse to ensure all personnel are adequately notified.

o   Examples of restrictions: No Charging, No Breakfast, Cash Only Ala Carte

   

Refund Requests:

Refund Request Form

If your student is changing schools but staying within Battle Ground School District, their meal account will follow them.  If you are leaving the school district, we cannot transfer funds to another school district.

Money left in meal accounts that are not used have three options:

Transfer funds:  To another sibling that is currently active in our district

Refund Check:    Please complete a Refund Request Form or Contact Us.

Donation:            Request to donate, you are able to choose a specific student or give me guidelines to 

                              follow. Request thru the Refund Request Form or Contact Us.

 Please contact our Skyward Meal Account Specialist, Debbie, for questions / assistance:

                    Nutrition@BattleGroundPS.Org   or   (360) 885-6653