Food Services

About Food Services

We know eating a healthy breakfast and lunch helps children stay focused and ready to learn. Our schools prepare and serve more than 2,500 breakfast and 6,100 lunch meals every day. Breakfast is available at every school.

As part of Minnesota's Free School Meals Program, starting in the 2023-24 school year all students can have one breakfast and one lunch free of charge each day at school. 

2023-24 School Year Meal Prices

Even though school meals are free, students are still able to purchase a second meal and a la carte options at a cost.

  • $0.00 Student Breakfast
  • $0.00 Student Lunch w/milk
  • $4.95 Second Student Lunch w/milk
  • $3.00 Second Entree
  • $0.50 Milk only
  • $2.40 Adult/Staff Breakfast
  • $4.95 Adult/Staff Lunch

Application for Educational Benefits (Free or Reduced Fees)

While an application is no longer required to receive free meals, filling out the Application for Educational Benefits is still important. Students may qualify for benefits like reduced fees for transportation, athletic programs, academic or extracurricular activities. Applying for Educational Benefits also helps schools qualify for education funding, discounts and other meal programs the benefit all students.

Please complete the Application for Educational Benefits for the 2023-24 school year.

Food Allergies

Please visit the Menus page for information about reporting food allergies to your child's school nurse.


Bloomington Public Schools
Food Services Department
1350 W. 106th St. 
Bloomington, MN 55431

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