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Food Services

The mission of the Food and Nutrition Services Department is to provide a variety of appealing and nutritious foods in an environment that is respectful of each student’s needs and differences. Food Service employees will provide all students the opportunity to reach their maximum learning potential through healthy food choices.

Menus

Whitsons is launching a new user friendly menu viewing tool called - FD MEALPLANNER. The new website will provide easy access to school lunch and breakfast menu information anytime.

Click Here for the FD MEALPLANNER

FD MEALPLANNER provides easy access to school menu information anytime, from any mobile device or PC. Click on the link for FD MEALPLANNER. Click on your child's school and the menu will appear.

Food Service Update 2021

 

The free lunch program has been extended until the end of the school year. All children 18 years old and younger in the town of Fairfield are eligible for lunch and breakfast (Holland Hill, McKinley, and all Middle and High Schools) at no charge.  Ala carte items such as snacks and juice will be available at full price.

Elementary Level (PK - 5) 

If you are pre-ordering meals in IC, a School Store has been created in Campus Parent called Elementary Pre-Order where parents can pre-order meals for the week. Pre-orders are requested to ensure an adequate number of meals are prepared.  Please use the following link, School Store Getting Started for Parents, for instructions to pre-order.  There will be no charge to your child’s meal account. The School Store opens each Friday for the upcoming week.

Elementary lunches will be distributed before dismissal.  Lunches will not be eaten in-school. Please note, students are not permitted to eat on the bus, as face coverings must be worn. 

Hybrid Secondary Level (6 - 12)

Students will eat lunch in school on days they are in attendance, except for Wednesdays when grab-n-go lunch is available. There will be no charge for the first lunch. Second lunches and ala carte snacks and beverages will be charged at full price. 

Remote Learning Academy (RLA) and All Remote Days

Curbside pickup is available for RLA students and students on their remote learning days at these times:

  • 11:00am – 11:30am for grades K – 5
  • 10:00am – 10:30am for grades 6 – 12

Parents can pre-order meals in the IC School Store called Remote Pre-Order.

Meals On K - 12 Remote Days

On days when all students are learning remotely, curbside pickup will be available from 11:30am – 1:00pm at the following locations:

  • McKinley
  • Ludlowe MS
  • Fairfield Woods MS

Snow Days

No meals will be served on snow days.

Pickup locations are listed on below.
Please direct any questions to FoodSvc@fairfieldschools.org.

Hybrid Students – Secondary on Remote Learning Days 2021

Secondary students in the hybrid model may pick up lunches on their remote days from 10:00 am – 10:30 am at the following locations:

SCHOOL

TIME

PICKUP LOCATION

Warde

10:00 - 10:30

Cafeteria side entrance

Ludlowe High

10:00 - 10:30

Gate #34 back entrance

Tomlinson

10:00 - 10:30

Cafeteria side entrance

Fairfield Woods

10:00 - 10:30

Main entrance

Ludlowe Middle

10:00 - 10:30

Main entrance

Remote Learning Academy Food Service

Elementary Schools Pick up Locations:

SCHOOL

TIME

PICKUP LOCATION

Burr

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

Dwight

11:00 - 11:30

Door #8

Holland Hill

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

Jennings

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

McKinley & Warde ECC

11:00 - 11:30

Door #2

Mill Hill

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

North Stratfield

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

Osborn

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

Riverfield

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

Sherman

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

Stratfield

11:00 - 11:30

Main Entrance

Secondary Schools Pick up Schedule:

SCHOOL

TIME

PICKUP LOCATION

Warde

10:00 - 10:30

Cafeteria side entrance

Ludlowe High

10:00 - 10:30

Cafeteria side entrance

Tomlinson

10:00 - 10:30

Cafeteria side entrance

Fairfield Woods

10:00 - 10:30

Main entrance

Ludlowe Middle

10:00 - 10:30

Main entrance

 

Food Services - Online Payment

The online payment system is available through your Infinite Campus parent portal to add or replenish funds to your child’s meal account. There is a nominal 4% fee assessed for using the online payment option.

Online Payment Instructions

Access Infinite Campus Parent Portal

Food Services - School Meals Information

Frequently Asked Questions – School Lunch & Ala Carte Prices

Please review our frequently asked questions page for information related to school meals (i.e. meal options, account information, payment instructions, transfer/refunds, free/reduced, etc.).

Please review our pricing chart to learn more about the different options and cost for school lunches and ala carte items.

Frequently Asked Questions

School Lunch & Ala Carte Pricing Chart

Food Services – Student Account Funds Transfer or Refund

If you would like to request a meal account refund, donation, or transfer of funds to a sibling’s account, please click below to access the form. You can email the form to foodsvc@fairfieldschools.org or mail to: Fairfield Public Schools, Food Services Dept., 501 Kings Highway E., Suite 210, Fairfield, CT 06825

Meal Account Transfer, Refund or Donation Request Form

Please Note: Refunds can take several weeks to process and can only be processed during the school year. Thank you for your cooperation and patience.

Lunch Prices

School Level Price
Elementary Schools $2.85
Middle Schools $3.10
High Schools $3.15
Deluxe (MS & HS Only) $4.05
Breakfast (all schools) $1.50
Reduced Breakfast $0.30
Reduced Lunch $0.40

 

*Please note: checks payable to: Fairfield Public Schools Lunch

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.