Students at 13 schools will eat free breakfast and lunch for the 2023-2024
school year as part of the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP).
Students who attend one of the following schools will receive breakfast and lunch at no cost and do not have to complete a free or reduced price meal application.
GE Massey Elementary
Iron Station Elementary
Lincolnton High School
Lincolnton Middle School
Love Memorial Elementary
North Brook Elementary
S. Ray Lowder Elementary
West Lincoln High School
West Lincoln Middle School
Our Mission is to enhance the educational process and to support the essential link between nutrition and education. This is accomplished by preparing and serving nutritious, appealing meals that meet recommended dietary guidelines. The Child Nutrition Staff will serve school meals in a positive, cheerful manner, while maintaining financial soundness and enhancing the educational experience for all students.
Now you can apply on-line for your children to receive free or reduced price school meals. Your application will be sent from a secure website directly to the Lincoln County Schools Child Nutrition Office so, you don’t need to worry about filling out a paper form that could be lost or misplaced.
LunchApplication.com is an easy, secure and convenient way to apply for free or reduced meals. It has been designed to make it easy for you to know exactly what information you need to provide and to guide you through the process. Once your application has been received the district office will determine your eligibility and send you a letter with the results.
To apply, simply go to LunchApplication.com or CLICK HERE to apply now!
Need a paper application?
Free and Reduced paper applications are available by clicking this link. These will need to be filled out and returned to the cafeteria or mailed to:
Lincoln County Schools Child Nutrition
2660 Maiden Hwy
Lincolnton, NC 28092
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: 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;
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This institution is an equal opportunity provider.