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School Nutrition

The Bradley County School Nutrition Program is committed to providing nourishing meals to students in order to assist them in making the most of their educational opportunities. Studies have proven that proper nutrition is essential for both physical and educational development. Our Nutrition Program served an average of 8,200 lunches and 5,100 breakfasts daily to the students in 11 elementary, 2 middle, and 2 high schools over the 21/22 school year. 
Select Bradley County schools will be taking part in the Community Eligibility Program (CEP) during the 22-23 school year.  What this means is that students attending a participating schools will be offered both breakfast and lunch meals at no charge, regardless of eligibility status.  These are the schools participating, 
Black Fox Elementary 
Charleston Elementary School
Lake Forest Middle School
Oak Grove Elementary 
Parkview Elementary
Prospect Elementary 
Taylor Elementary 
Valley View Elementary 
Waterville Elementary
Free & Reduced Meal Applications!
We encourage you to fill out your meal application online!  You can access them at
Hard copies of these applications can be found at the school level or in the School Nutrition office. 
(If your student attends a school participating in the CEP, you will NOT
have to fill out a traditional Free & Reduced application.)
"One Meal Application Affects Many Areas!
1. Increased Funding to Support Student Education 
2. Additional Funding for Technology & Internet Access
3. Discounts for Fees Associated with College Application Processes
4. Scholarship Opportunities & Discounted Fees for SAT, ACT, & AP Tests..."

Please set up an account in the SchoolCafe system for online Free & Reduced applications, easy payment access, and transaction history.

You can view the SchoolCafe Account Instructions for step-by-step directions on how to register, fill out an application or set up online payments.  If you need student information to move forward, please contact the nutrition office at 423-476-0620 or email [email protected]

2022 - 2023 School Year
  Lunch Breakfast
Elementary (K-5) $2.50 $1.50
Secondary (6-12) $2.75 $1.50
Reduced Meals $0.40 $0.30
Extra Entree $1.85 $1.85
Extra Milk $0.45 $0.45
School Staff $3.50 $1.75
Visitors $4.00 $2.25
Holiday Meal Prices for Visitors are determined by each School
Check out what's cookin' this month!
Use the links to the right to view and print our Elementary Breakfast & Lunch Menus.
Menus for secondary schools can be found using the links on the appropriate school website.
Click the links on the right to view printable versions of our district's elementary menus.
To view secondary menus go to each individual school's lunchroom page. 
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In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

  1. mail:
    U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
  2. fax:
    (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
  3. email:
    [email protected]


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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Bradley County Schools Nutrition Program was chosen by Food Management as the 

“Best K-12 Breakfast Meal in AMERICA!”


We were featured in their digital article for the world to see!


Click the link below and start the slideshow to see our write up and what your kiddos are getting for Breakfast!