Free and Reduced Meal Program Enrollment Starts July 11

Greeneville City Schools (GCS) will begin enrollment in the Free and Reduced Meal Programs on Monday, July 11, 2022.  Operational changes to the School Nutrition Program for the 2022-23 school year are as follows:  

  • Meals shall no longer be provided at no cost to all Students may receive meals at no cost if they are enrolled in Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) or Provision 2 schools, if they are Directly Certified, or qualify through a household income application.
    • To be eligible for free or reduced-price meals, parents must submit a household income application.
  • Non-CEP or Provision 2 schools will need to collect household income applications to determine student eligibility for free or reduced-price meals for SY2022-23.
    • Additionally, household income applications may be used for other funding sources in your Benefits of completed income applications include:
      • increased funding to support student education, technology, and internet access
      • discounts for fees associated with the college application process
      • scholarship opportunities and discounted fees for SAT, ACT and AP tests
    • Students must be enrolled in a school to receive school meals. Students attending virtual academies are not eligible to participate in either of the federal school meal programs.
    • Meals shall only be provided and served on days when school is in session. 

GCS parents are advised to apply for the Free and Reduced Meal Program for the 2022-2023 school year once applications open on Monday, July 11, 2022. Should you have any questions, please contact Brianna Fannon with GCS School Nutrition at 423-787-8012.

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