Free and Reduced Information

  • Free and Reduced Applications

    Children from households that meet Federal income guidelines are eligible for free or reduced priced meals. A new application must be filled out at the start of each new school year. Only one application per family is needed. Take five minutes to fill out an application – more families qualify than you think. Benefits are effective the day the application is approved.

    Please call the Child Nutrition Department at 336-703-4275 ext. 71918 if you have any questions.  Select the Free and Reduced information link to learn more about the program

    The WS/FCS Child Nutrition Department’s Free & Reduced Meal Application for the current school year is available starting August 1st at the Child Nutrition Office or from your child’s cafeteria. Applications are also available to pick up at open meal sites, your student's school or by calling the Child Nutrition Office. To submit your applications please call the Child Nutrition Office during the hours of 7:00am - 4:00pm Monday through Friday. The Child Nutrition Department is located at 2266 Marble Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27107.


    Reminder: All charges accrued before an application is approved must be paid off.

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  • Printable Applications

    To better serve families we are providing a printable Free and Reduced Application for the 2020-2021 school year. Click below and return any open meal site location or to the Child Nutrition office.

    Parents can also mail it to the Child Nutrition office at 2266 Marble Street Winston-Salem, NC 27107.



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