Free Breakfast and Lunch 2019-2020 School Year All Buildings

Throughout the 2019-2020 school year, All students from All buildings will be have their breakfast and lunch provided for them each day. This new policy applies to tray lunches only - a la carte lunches must be paid upon purchase.

District-wide Lunch Pricing 2020-2021 School YearAll Buildings

Adult Breakfast-$2.30
Adult Lunch-$4.00
Extra Entrée-$2.25
Extra Item (Slice of pizza, sandwich, etc.)-$1.75
Bottled Water-$1.00
Flavored Water-$1.50


EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: In the event of a 2 hour delay, Claymont City Schools reserve the right to make substitutions to our lunch menu. What is listed for that day may have to be changed due to food preparation time. Thank you for your cooperation with this matter.

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Lunch Meal Pattern
Meal Pattern Grades K-5 Grades 6-8 Grades 9-12
Fruit (cups) 2.5 weekly (0.5 daily) 2.5 weekly (0.5 daily) 5 weekly (1 daily)
Vegetables (cups) 3.75 weekly (.75 daily) 3.75 weekly (.75 daily) 5 weekly (1 daily)
   Dark Green 0.5 weekly 0.5 weekly 0.5 weekly
   Red/Orange 0.75 weekly 0.75 weekly 1.25 weekly
   Beans/Peas 0.5 weekly 0.5 weekly 0.5 weekly
   Starchy 0.5 weekly 0.5 weekly 0.5 weekly
   Other 0.5 weekly 0.5 weekly 0.5 weekly
Additional Vegetable to reach total 1 1 1.5
Grains (oz. equivlent) 8-9 weekly (1 daily) 8-10 weekly (1 daily) 10-12 weekly (1daily)
Meat/Meat Alternative (oz. equivlent) 8-10 weekly (1oz. daily) 9-10 weekly (1oz. daily) 10-12 weekly (1oz. daily)
Fluid Milk (cups) 5 weekly (1 daily) 5 weekly (1 daily) 5 weekly (1 daily)
Other Specifications: Daily      
Minimum - Maxium Calories (kcal) 550-650 600-700 750-850
Saturated Fat (% of total calories) <10 <10 <10
Sodium (mg) <640 <710 <740
Trans Fat 0 0 0


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