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SCHOOL MEALS ARE FREE!

We are pleased to inform you that Ivy Academia will be implementing a new option available to schools participating in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs called the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for 2022 – 2023 School Year. Schools that participate in the CEP are able to provide healthy breakfasts and lunches each day at no charge for all students enrolled during the 2022 – 2023 School Year. Families are encouraged to complete the Alternate Income Form to ensure that Ivy Academia continues to receive vital funds for students that support the purchase of books, technology resources, discounts on college prep exams, and much more. More information, including the Alternative Income Form, monthly menus, and Special Meals Accommodations, is available on our website under Nutrition Services. If we can be of any further assistance, please contact us at [email protected]

 

Please complete our ALTERNATIVE INCOME FORM here! This form replaces the Free and Reduced Meal Application from that was completed in previous years. You are encouraged to fill out an alternate income form to qualify for additional services. Families are encouraged to complete the alternate income form to ensure that Ivy Academia continues to receive vital funds for students that support the purchase of books, technology resources, discounts on college prep exams, and much more. 

 

Only complete one application per household. This information will be used for other state or federally funded school benefits. Factors considered in the application process are household size and total household income. HOUSEHOLD SIZE is considered all persons, related or unrelated: Including parents, children, grandparents who live in your home and share living expenses. The TOTAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME is the income each household member received last month before taxes - this includes wages, social security, pension, unemployment, welfare, child support, alimony, and any other cash income.

 
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In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint FormExternal link opens in new window or tab. (PDF), (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a ComplaintExternal link opens in new window or tab., and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call 866-632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

  1. mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

  2. fax: 202-690-7442; or

  3. email: [email protected]

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.