Delicious, hot lunches are available daily. Vegetarian meals are also available.
We are in need of Substitutes for our Lunchroom. Please consider offering your time to the school on an as-needed basis. Lunchroom assistance is needed between 11 AM – 1 PM. We are looking for substitutes and also those who can commit to a regular schedule. Please notify Cathy Kerber at firstname.lastname@example.org. We appreciate your help.
The Minnesota Department of Education’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) administers school and community nutrition programs for Minnesota children and adults through local schools, child and adult care facilities and summer food program sites. Participants receive nutritious meals and education to help them learn and practice healthy habits for a lifetime of wellness.
Free and Reduced-Price Meals
Cologne Academy participate in School Nutrition Programs and accepts applications for free and reduced-price school meal benefits at any time. Approval is based on comparison of the household’s income to current U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) household income guidelines. Schools send an Application for Educational Benefits form to the households of all enrolled students at the beginning of each school year. A letter accompanies the form and explains school meal benefits and how to apply.
Lunches are catered by Lancer Dining Monday-Thursdays and Fridays Domino’s delivers!
State Law on Lactose Intolerance (for School Nutrition Programs)
The responsibility of a school food authority to provide substitutions for any child with lactose
intolerance is specified in state law (Minnesota Statutes section 124D.114). Under this law, a
school district or nonpublic school that participates in the National School Lunch Program or
School Breakfast Program and receives a written request from a parent/guardian shall make lactose-free milk available.
The school is not required to make available any other substitute, such as juice, based on
Students may bring their choice of milk substitute or water to drink but are required to take a milk in the lunch line as well.