Welcome to Cleveland City Schools
Department of School Nutrition.
There will be opportunities for meals at no charge to students through Bradley Cleveland Community Services and the North River YMCA. Contact Bradley/Cleveland Community Services at (423) 479-4111 for more information about sites in our community that will offer meal service. Bradley/Cleveland Services will be serving our Summer programs at Cleveland Middle and Cleveland High School.
AND...get ready for "Food and Fun" at both Blythe-Bower Elementary and Yates Primary this Summer. Administered by the Metro Chattanooga YMCA, breakfast will be served at approximately 9 am and lunch at about 12 noon. This program is designed to serve students being cared for through Cleveland City's After School University program, but is open to children in the community. Contact Tamara Humphres at (423) 472-9571 for more information.
Our efforts to promote students eating more fish, through the "Thank Goodness It's Fish Friday!" promotion, have been recognized by the Genuine Alaskan Pollock Producers. See the article below featuring an interview with Susan Miller, Supervisor of Child Nutrition, and great pictures of our students enjoying fish meals.
Please click on the link below and fill out our survey. This will help us better serve you and your children in the future.
Cleveland City Child Nutrition is proud of our food safety record!
All Cleveland City Schools kitchens received a score of 100 on their most recent Health Department inspection.
Your school cafeteria offers a variety of meals to choose from at lunch:
Even if your children bring their lunch and want to buy an entrée ex: slice of pizza (which costs $1.50) have them pick up two other items ex: fruit & milk, and their meal will be at no
The success of this program which will determine if it will be offered in future years, it is dependent on the number of students eating breakfast & lunch (participation) in our school
breakfast and lunch. So please encourage your child to eat in the cafeteria.
We will still be offering a variety of snacks for students to purchase. You may put money on their account for snack items and extra servings through PowerSchool. When funds are depleted from account, snack items cannot be charged. You can go to www.schoolcafe.com for 24/7 free access to your child’s account to see what they purchase and the balance of their account.
|Breakfast||Faculty/Staff/Student Second Meal||$2.00*|
|Lunch||Faculty/Staff/Student Second Meal||$3.50|
*(Another half cup of fruit has been added to breakfast for a total of 1 cup. Juice is served in ½ cup portions and either canned fruit in juice or fresh fruit is offered as the other ½ cup serving)
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: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, 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:
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
Please take advantage of the opportunity to pre-pay your child’s meal account to allow additional purchases to the school meal at no charge. Making a deposit helps our serving lines to move smoother and faster and your child does not have to look for cash that might get lost, stolen, or used for things other than cafeteria purchases. Online payments are an easy and safe way to make payments to your child’s meal account 24 hours a day at your convenience. Please note there is an additional charge of a.)$2.65 per $100 for deposits made with Debit / Credit Cards or b.) $1.00 per transaction, regardless of the amount for each transaction made with Direct Debits (eChecks).
Click the link below for instructions:
Cleveland City School Nutrition offers another valuable service through SchoolCafe. Registering for a SchoolCafe account will give you FREE access to a number of benefits including purchase history and the opportunity to restrict snack purchases whether or not you choose to make a deposit transaction. A free service to all, SchoolCafe.com provides access to what your child is purchasing so that you may help guide those decisions.
You may choose to bring money personally or send it to school with your child for meals. Please use either a letter sized envelope that you may download and print from the link below OR envelopes that are available, at no charge, in the school cafeteria. It is very important that you use one of these envelopes so that we have the information necessary to ensure that your money is deposited correctly.
This is a tool that teachers and parents alike can use to help their students with learning their lunch ID #’s. Pin Pad Worksheet