Clarification on charging school lunch policy
On Feb. 26, some students at Middleburgh Central School
District were mistakenly informed that they were not eligible to
purchase lunch due to outstanding meal account balances. This
was done in error and we apologize to all of our students,
particularly those affected, for this. No child at MCS
will ever be denied lunch. We are reviewing our
policies with all staff to ensure this error does not happen
New School Nutrition Standards
New federal nutrition standards have been implemented for
2012-13. Learn more about how school meals will be changing
and get tips and information about helping your family stay
healthy and active here.
Discover School Breakfast at Middleburgh
Check out all that school breakfast has to offer to you and your
children every day
Free and Reduced breakfast and lunch information
Families who meet federal income guidelines are eligible are our children may be eligible for free or reduced meals
at school. Here is the
2012-13 federal free and reduced lunch application (PDF).
Lunch Menus (PDF)
May 10 Bring Your Mom to Lunch
NEW Online payment system
With current national attention being focused on children’s
health and wellness issues, Middleburgh Central School
District’s Food Service Department is excited to provide parents
a convenient, easy and secure online prepayment service to
deposit money into your child’s school meal account at any time.
This service also provides parents the ability to view your
child’s account balance through a web site called
mySchoolBucks.com. By having money in each child’s account
prior to entering the cafeteria, we find the lunch lines move
along much faster so your child has more time to eat and be with
Also, parents will have the ability to print out a copy of their
child’s eating history report. This history report will show you
all dates and times that your child has purchased a breakfast
and or lunch within the past thirty days.
Parents can also enable automatic reminders so that you’ll be
notified when your child’s account drops below a certain level.
To do so, in the left navigation panel, click the 'Email
Preferences' link, then check the box to request low balance
notifications and fill in the amount. When your child's balance
goes below that amount, an email message will be automatically
sent to the email address in your user profile.
And remember, your child will get a free lunch for each
$20 payment made if there is no negative balance at the time of
For more information about this convenient and easy to use
click here (PDF) for instructions on how to sign up. If you
have already registered, you can go to
mySchoolBucks.com or click on the graphic above.
more about mySchoolBucks program (PDF)