SMS offers fully balanced, healthy meals each day through the hot lunch program. Lunch is served in the school cafeteria each day school is in session, including scheduled early release days. Each meal includes a main course, vegetables, fruit and milk. Ham or Turkey Sub Sandwich or a  Peanut butter &  jelly sandwich are available each day for students who take hot lunch but do not wish to take the main course. Milk is served with each hot lunch and is also available for students with cold lunch for .40 per carton. Milk selections include white, skim, 2%, 1% or chocolate.

If you have any questions about the lunch menu or billing please contact Susan Dean, Hot Lunch Administrator, 487-5004, ext. 102 sdean@smsalgoma.com.

Peanut butter, butter, jelly and bread are available each day for students who take hot lunch. Milk is served with each hot lunch and is also available for students with cold lunch for .40 per carton. Milk selections include white, skim, 2%, 1% or chocolate.

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating in the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

Prices
Hot lunch prices for the 2014-2013 school year are as follows:

K – Grade 3: Grades 4 – 8: Adults: Additional carton of milk:
$2.65 daily $2.85 daily $3.50 daily .40 each

Paying Your Bill
All family lunch accounts will paid in advance. Please make checks payable to: St. Mary School Hot Lunch Program.

When a morning milk or a hot lunch is taken by the student that amount will be deducted from the balance in your account. Statements will be send once a month showing the balance of your account.  Statements will be sent home in the 2nd family folder of the month. If your account falls below $10 you will receive another reminder to make a deposit into your account. If there is a negative balance your student will not be offered hot lunch until a deposit is made (a peanut butter sandwich will be offered).  If you have any questions please call Tina at 487-5002.

Free/Reduced Lunches
Low income families are encouraged to apply for free or reduced priced meals. All information you provide to the school remains strictly confidential as well as the names of any students who receive these services. Morning and afternoon milk is not included in the free/reduced lunch program. Contact Susan for more information.

Morning Milk
Milk is available for purchase for snack time. The price is .40 per carton and is paid for with your hot lunch account. Snack-time milk is optional and is not covered under the free/reduced lunch program.

Can I eat with my child?
Absolutely! We invite parents, grandparents and other guests to eat lunch with the students. An adult lunch is $3.50 and can be paid for when you arrive. Please do call – 487-5002, ext 106 – at least one day ahead of time to let us know you will be joining us.