Free and Reduced Price Meals
Your children may be eligible to receive free or reduced price meals. Families are encouraged to submit an application anytime during the school year. Applying for this benefit is easy and confidential using our online application system. A new application must be submitted each school year.
You can apply online beginning July 17, 2018. Paper applications will be distributed on the first day of school and will be available at open house. You can also request an application through email or call us at 210-356-9100.
All applicants will be advised of their approval status by mail. Processing may take up to 10 days during the first few weeks of school.
The Free and Reduced Price Meal Application will be available on July 17, 2018.
You will need the following information to apply online:
1. Child’s name as it appears on birth certificate
2. Household before-tax income or SNAP/TANF number
Families applying for children that are qualified foster, homeless, migrant, runaway or participating in Head Start may not be required to provide household income.
Children can receive free or reduced-price meals if a household’s gross income is within limits described in the Federal Income Eligibility Guidelines. Learn about income guidelines and frequently asked questions.