Free and Reduced Meals Application
*** We are experiencing some technical issues with our Free and Reduced online application process. We will post an update on our website when the issue is resolved. In the meantime, if you applied for the 2020-2021 school year and were denied, please resubmit your application once we post here that the issue has been resolved. We apologize for the inconvenience. ***
Children need healthy meals to learn. Butler Area School District offers healthy meals every school day. Breakfast costs $1.25, lunch costs $2.25 for elementary, and $2.50 for secondary. Your child(ren) may qualify for free meals or for reduced price meals. Reduced price is $.30 for breakfast and $.40 for lunch. This packet includes an application for free and reduced price meal benefits, and a set of detailed instructions. Below are some common questions and answers to help you with the application process.
Click to continue reading the 2020-2021 Letter to Households>
Click to view the 2019-2020 PA Free and Reduced Meals Application Instructions>
Click to download the 2019-2020 PA Free and Reduced Paper Application>
Copies of the application are also available at the Administration Building (110 Campus Lane, Butler, PA 16001).
You can also fill out the free and reduced meals application online. However, you must have (or create) a SchoolCafe account. Click to fill out a free and reduced lunch application online>
You can also apply for many health and human service programs and manage your Pennsylvania benefit information from the COMPASS website. Click to visit COMPASS>