• Free & Reduced Meal Program Information


    Who can apply? 

    Children that meet the federal income guidelines are eligible for free meals or reduced meals and you can apply anytime during the school year. The benefits you are approved for are effective for the school year if there are no changes in your circumstances.  The free and reduced information and application is listed below.  Please read the instructions before completing the free and reduced application. If you have any questions about the free and reduced meal program, please call the District Office at (631) 474-2700 ext. 753.

    Applications can be mailed or delivered to:
    Miller Place School District
    Attn: Food Service Program
    7 Memorial Drive
    Miller Place, N.Y. 11764
    or
    Deliver to your child’s school

    Please note if you were approved for free or reduced meals in the 2020-2021 school year, you must reapply each year by completing a new free and reduced meal application for 2021-2022. Please follow the instructions included in the application packet or you can submit a Direct Certification Letter from New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance.

    Participation in this program is strictly confidential including your child’s enrollment and eligibility. We encourage your child’s participation in the program.

     

    Click on links below for a Free and Reduced Meal Application:

    Free and Reduced Meal Application Packet - English

    Free and Reduced Meal Application Packet - Spanish (Paquete de solicitud de comida gratis y reducido - Español)

     
     
     
  • Nondiscrimination Statement: This explains what to do if you believe you have been treated unfairly.

    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 Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.usda.gov/oascr/how-to-file-a-program-discrimination-complaint 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: program.intake@usda.gov.

     

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.