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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.


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

MARCH 2021


The free meal program has been extended to June 30, 2021. All children 18 years old and younger in the town of Fairfield are eligible for a free lunch.  Breakfast is also available at Holland Hill, McKinley, and all Middle and High Schools) at no charge.  If offered, ala carte items such as second lunches, water, snacks or juice will be charged at full price.

Elementary students will order lunch every morning in their classroom. All grade levels will eat lunch in school during their assigned lunch period.

Remote Learning Academy (RLA), Short-term Remote Learning & Sibling Meals

Sibling meals can no longer be brought home with students due to their full day schedule. However, sibling and remote learner meals can be ordered in the IC School Store called Remote Pre-Order with curbside pickup being available at these times:

  • 9:45am – 10:15am for PK - 5
  • 10:00am – 10:30am for 6 – 12

If you prefer to pick up a meal at a more convenient school, please contact Food Services at (203) 255-8370 to arrange.

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
  • Roger Ludlowe MS
  • Fairfield Woods MS

Snow Days

No meals will be served on snow days.

Please direct any questions to or (203) 255-8370.

Elementary Schools Pick up Locations for RLA, Remote and Sibling Meals:





9:45 - 10:15

Door #7

McKinley & Warde ECC 9:45 - 10:15

Door #6, ring doorbell

All other elementary schools

9:45 - 10:15

Main Entrance

Secondary Schools Pick up Schedule:




Fairfield Warde High

10:00 - 10:30

Cafeteria side entrance near the loading dock

Fairfield Ludlowe High

10:00 - 10:30

Gate #34 back entrance


10:00 - 10:30

Cafeteria side entrance

Fairfield Woods

10:00 - 10:30

Main entrance

Roger Ludlowe Middle

10:00 - 10:30

Bus loop 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 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.