Nutrition and wellness at PVSchools
The Nutrition & Wellness Department mission is to provide nutritious meals and to support and enhance the learning process. By fostering nutritious eating habits, our district's children will be prepared for a healthier lifestyle. The PV Schools Nutrition & Wellness Department:
- Serves an average of 17,000 meals per day
- Serves meals in accordance with the Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act 2010 which requires a variety of healthy foods including whole grains, fruits, vegetables, and low sodium foods
- Provides nutritious snacks to 60 after-school and preschool programs
- Serves universal breakfast in the classroom at 12 schools
Free and reduced-price meal applications are available in school cafeterias and offices.
Our facilities meet all food safety and sanitation regulations established by the Maricopa County Department of Environmental Services. If you have questions or concerns call us at 602.449.2274.
Please note: Some schools at Paradise Valley Unified School District participate in the Breakfast in the Classroom program. Breakfast in the Classroom includes a cereal, fruit, 100% fruit juice, and milk. Contact your school to see if they participate in this program.
PVSchools does not operate Summer Feeding. Please visit the following websites for information on Summer Food Service Program sites near you.
|Elementary school prices|
|Student breakfast $1.00|
|Student lunch: $2.50|
|Extra milk: $ 0.25|
|Adult breakfast: $1.25|
|Adult lunch: $2.75|
|Adult lunch with beverage: $3.00|
|Middle school prices|
|Student breakfast: $1.25|
|Student lunch: $2.75|
|Extra milk: $ 0.25|
|Adult breakfast: $1.50|
|Adult lunch: $3.00|
|Adult lunch with beverage: $3.25|
|High school prices|
|Student breakfast: $1.50|
|Student lunch: $3.00|
|Adult breakfast: $1.75|
|Adult lunch: $3.25|
|Adult lunch w/ beverage: $3.50|
National School Lunch Program
Free and Reduced-price MealsThe National School Lunch Program provides students who meet certain criteria free or reduced-price meals at their school. For students who qualify breakfast and lunch are offered at no charge. This program operates in all schools in the district.
Applications are also available at all school offices and cafeterias. Applications can also be completed online at www.ezmealapp.com.
If you have any questions about the free and reduced-price meals program contact the Nutrition & Wellness Department at 602.449.2274.
- Please read the Nutrition& Wellness Press Release for 2017-2018
- PVSchools Meal Payments and Charge Policy
Nutrition and Wellness Department
Kathleen Glindmeier, MBA, RD, SNS
Director of Nutrition & Wellness Department
Mary Venable, Ed.D, MBA, RD
Nutrition & Wellness Department Nutrition Coordinator
Camille Soule, SNS
Nutrition & Wellness Department Budget Coordinator