Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Tags Free or reduced-priced school meals

Tag: free or reduced-priced school meals

Child and Adult Care Food Program eligibility guidelines revised

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has set the income eligibility guidelines for students and adults to participate in free/reduced-price meal programs through the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) for 2020-2021. T

Industry certification reimbursement funding available

For the 2018-2019 school year, $1.8 million was allocated for districts and area technology centers to offer Kentucky Workforce Innovation Board approved industry recognized credentials to free/reduced-price meal students.

Picking up the tab

For the second straight year, KDE will cover the cost of Advanced Placement exams for students eligible for free and reduced-price meals that would otherwise be paid by districts.

School and Community Nutrition receives USDA Award

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has recognized Kentucky’s Division of School and Community Nutrition (SCN) with a  Direct Certification Performance Award for substantial...

Project to increase free meal eligibility for students

Kentucky and five other states are participating in a federal pilot project that automatically will make students eligible for free school meals if their...