Free/Reduce Program

Hanover SD28  follows Federal and State regulations when administering the Free and Reduced Meal Program. Children with households that meet Federal Income Guideline are eligible for either reduce price or free meals. Eligibility under this program applies to both breakfast and lunch.


Your Household May Qualify If You Meet the Income Qualification Below

This chart is to be used by institutions, schools, centers and  sponsoring organizations to approve and categorize complete applications for the Free and Reduced Priced Meals.   Students in all grades that qualify for reduced price meals will receive breakfast at no charge. Students in Preschool through 5th grade who qualify for reduced meals will also receive lunch at no charge.


downloadINFORMATION LETTER TO PARENTS:

click here Letter to Households – English Version

click here  Letter to Parents – Spanish Version

STEP BY STEP FAMILY FRIENDLY USER GUIDE: 

click here Family Friendly Guide – English Version

click here Family Friendly Guide – Spanish Version

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:  

click here Meal Application Instructions – English Version

click here Meal Application Instructions – Spanish Version  

FREE & REDUCED APPLICATIONS:  

click here Free & Reduced Application – English Version    

click hereFree & Reduced Application – Spanish Version   

Upon Request There Are Other Languages Translation Applications Available
Please call Jasmin Levy, Food Service Director
@ School Nutrition Services, with any questions at 719-683-2247 ext. 117.


Non-discrimination Statement:

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, disability, age, 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:

(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights; 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.