Waterloo Food Service

Students attending class in person in school can eat breakfast and lunch FREE in the Cafeteria

Remember to bring you scan card to meals

Free Meals are funded by USDA


Students enrolled as ON LINE Learners or any other children not attending in person classes through the age of 18 must complete the "MEAL ORDER FOR REMOTE LEARNERS " form on the district website by 9am Tuesday for the week starting to pick up meals. Pick up meals every Thursday at Door # 7 from 10:30-11:00am

You will only need to sign up ONE time but are expected to pick up every week unless OPT OUT.

FREE meals are available to ANY CHILD through age 18

(or enrolled in High School) in the Waterloo Community


To receive fee waivers families must meet income eligibility guideline. If you feel your family may qualify for a fee waiver you must submit a Free Meal application to be processed. If you qualify you will be notified. Applications can be downloaded from district website, picked up in school office or completed through PaySchoolsCentral.com

If your family has already received notice of Direct Certification for meals you MUST sign and RETURN the fee waiver portion to the school.

Fee Waiver includes instructional fee and Chromebook fee.

PaySchools Central Parent Help Line 1-800-572-6642

PaySchools Central Features

How to set up account in Paychools Central

How to download Digital ID- NOW available

Charge Policy for Food Service

Healthy Start/Healthy Family Flyer

Meal Modifications/Food Allergies

*Now Available for 2020-2021 School Year*

*Reduced status does NOT qualify for Fee Waivers*

A new application must be completed each year.

Direct Certification Notices are mailed the 2nd week of August.

If you receive notice in the mail you must sign and return for fee waiver.

Free and Reduced Price Meal Application Form (Printable copy)

Instructional Video for Free and Reduced Price Meal Application

Parent User Guide for Applying

Waterloo Local School District Wellness Assessment - 2020

USDA Nondiscrimination 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: How to File a Complaint, 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.