Food & Nutrition Service

Our Mission

The North Kitsap School District Food & Nutrition Services Department will serve nutritious, good quality food in a pleasing manner to students and staff of the school district while keeping the department fiscally sound.

our vision

Kids looking forward to receiving healthy, wholesome, properly cooked and delicious breakfasts and lunches from happy, upbeat food service staff, who are engaged, motivated, and caring.  We strive to provide a variety of options, with little waste and always work in a friendly manner.  Our kitchens and serveries are clean and inviting, free of clutter, and neatly organized with current posters and signage. Laughter, excitement and “please and thank you” comes from both sides of the counter. Management listens and reacts appropriately. Staff enjoy working with kids and their jobs. 

Department Contact

Phone: (360) 396-3279

Office Hours: 7:30am - 3:30pm

Fax Number: (360) 396-3903

Staff Directory: please visit the Food & Nutrition Services Staff directory

Dietary Accomodations

If you would like to request a modification/substitution to our menu for this reason, please fill out the attached form and return it to the Food Service office.

2022-2023 - PRODUCT AVAILABILITY

Due to supply chain issues, please be aware that all menus will be subject to change daily. 

2022-2023 - Meal Program Update 

All USDA waivers that allowed us to offer free meals to all students have expired.  

Starting on the first day of school (August 31st), only students who qualify for Free or Reduced-price meals will receive meals at no cost.  All others must pay the regular rate for their school meal.

All applications for Free or Reduced-price meals from prior school years will expire on October 13th.

You must re-apply.  Applications will be available for the 22-23 school year on August 24th.

If you have any questions, please contact the Food & Nutrition Services office at (360) 396-3279

Online Payments

Debit and credit card payments are accepted online through the "Skyward Family Access" portal on the school district's website located under "Quick Links".

There is no fee for this service.

Free/Reduced Meal Applications

For more information on the free and reduced meal application process, please visit our Free / Reduced Meal Application page. On the free and reduced meal application page you will find the annual letter to households, consent to share eligibilty and the free and reduced meal application (PDF and online format).

Leaving or Graduating from the North Kitsap School District?

If you have a student who has left the school district or is graduating, their outstanding Food Service meal balance (positive and/or negative) will be transferred equally between active siblings in the district.

If there are no active siblings, then please contact the Food Service Office and request a refund.

If your student has left the district owing money and they have no active siblings within the district, please take a moment and make a payment. If you still have access, you may pay with a debit or credit card through Skyward / Family Access or you can pay by mailing a check to the school districts main office.

Please review our Meal Charging Procedure if you have further questions.

USDA NON-DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted 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; or
  2. fax:
    (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
  3. email:
    [email protected]

 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 

Menus and pricing

Did You Know?

Skyward/Family Access can be used to do the following things: Here is the link - Skyward Family Access

  • Make online payments with a debit or credit card to your students Meal Account
  • Apply for Free/Reduced Meals
  • Check your students Meal Account activity
  • Check your students Meal Account balance
Did You Know?

We offer a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables every day with lunch. Students are required to take a full serving in order for their meal to be considered reimbursable (whole meal).

Did You Know?

We do not serve any fried foods. All meal items are oven baked.

Did You Know?

Our menu items meet or exceed Federal USDA nutrition standards.

Did You Know?

The milk we serve is either fat free or 1%.

Lastly, Did You Know?

Our priority is to offer a well balanced nutritional meal each day to your student. Ultimately though, it is up to them to choose. Students who learn to make wise choices will benefit in many ways, now and in the future!