Pottsville Area School District participates in the National School Lunch Program and serves nutritious lunches every school day. All cafeterias serve a featured hot lunch, sandwich lunch and Chef's salad lunch daily. The Pottsville Area High School has a Soup and Salad Bar and an Alternate Lunch each day. All school meals served must meet patterns established by the United States Department of Agriculture.
Breakfast Prices: Lunch Prices:JSC Elementary Center $1.80 $2.80
D.H.H. Lengel MS $1.95 $2.95PAHS $1.95 $2.95Adult $2.80 $4.00
Extra Milk $ .70 $ .70
Reduced ** $ .30 $ .40
**Pricing of meals are mandated by the Equity in School Meal Pricing set by the USDA. Reduced meal prices are set by the government. Adult prices are set by the PDE.
Families may apply for free or reduced meals at any time throughout the school year, should your financial situation change. Applications are available in each school office or on the Pottsville Area School District Website. Approved applications are NOT retroactive and the free or reduced status begins on the approval date. If your child has qualified for free or reduced-priced meals, this information is securely contained within the Point of Sales system and the meal will be processed just as it is for all other students. All students will automatically be enrolled in the Point of Sales (POS) payment system.
Payments into your student's lunch balance can be made using one of the following methods:
1. Send a payment to school with your student in an envelope marked with your student’s name, homeroom teacher and student number. Payments can be made by cash, check or money order. Checks should be made payable to: Pottsville Area School District Cafeteria.
2. Make an electronic payment using www.schoolpay.com. There is a small fee charged each time you make an electronic payment. You must create a parent account prior to adding funds to your student account.
Lisa Eckley - Director of Food Services
JoEllen Gipe - Secretary
1501 Laurel Boulevard
Pottsville, PA 17901