Free/Reduced Meals

You can now apply for Free/Reduced meals online! Go to -- This is a safe and secure website. Paper applications will no longer be sent home with your child. if you have any questions, please feel free to contact your school cafeteria manager.

If your child was receiving meal benefits in a Catawba County School at the end of the 18-19 school year you will need to reapply by the following date to avoid a lapse in benefits:

Challenger students - September 17, 2019

All other students - October 7, 2019