School Year 2016-2017 Meal Prices
Students can bring in cash or checks directly to the school cafeteria.
Checks should be made payable to Cherry Hill Food Service. Please include your students 7-digit ID number on the memo line.
Please place cash payments in an envelope with the students 7-digit ID number on the front of the envelope.
Parents may log onto www.myschoolbucks.com to pre-pay online with a credit card or debit card. To create an account online, you will need your students 7-digit ID number. In addition to pre-paying online, you will have the ability to view all recent purchases that your child has made in the cafeteria.
School Lunch: Good for Kids and Good for Your Wallet
As the cost of just about everything continues to increase, school lunch is one meal that is still a great value, both nutritionally and economically! It remains a bargain compared to alternatives, such as bagged lunches and off-campus restaurants.
Save Money: Eat School Lunch
On average, it costs less to buy a school lunch than to bring a lunch from home. According to a meal-cost analysis, the estimated nationwide average cost of a lunch brought from home was $3.43. Based on the national average, families can save $243* a year if they choose school lunch.
*When lunch is purchased every day for a 180-day school year.
*According to a meal-cost analysis by Alice Jo Rainville, PhD, RD, CHE, SNS of Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI*