No Free and Reduced-Price Applications Needed for SY23-24
YES Prep Public Schools participate in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP). This provision is to improve access to free school meals for students and to eliminate the need to collecting household applications.
YES Prep is proud to provide all students FREE meals district wide. For SY23-24, parents do not need to complete a lunch application.
For SY24-25, parents will need to fill out lunch applications
In order to continue offering FREE meals, applications for SY24-25 must be completed. Applications for free and reduced-price meals may be submitted online through School Cafe. Please click the School Cafe button below to submit your application. Paper applications are also available below. Once an application is submitted, please allow up to 10 business days to process.
Households must re-apply every year and can submit a new application at any time if income or household status changes. In addition, if the household beings receiving SNAP/TANF, it is encouraged to resubmit the household application.
Eligibility is valid for one year plus 30 days into the new school year.
Funds may be added to each students' School Cafe account throughout the year through School Cafe. These funds can be used for a la carte purchases and meal purchases. Account will be linked through their ID number and will only be allowed to be used by that student.
All students who require meal accommodations, such as in the case with life-threatening food allergies, are required to provide physician's documentation by submitting a complete and signed "Medical Statement" form, found below. Please turn the completed form into your campus administration and send a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meal accommodations cannot be made without a signed medical statement from a medical physician.