Community Eligibility Provision (CEP)
We are pleased to announce that Bossier Parish Schools, Child Nutrition Program will be participating in a new option available to schools as part of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program called the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for the School Year 2016-2017.
The GREAT NEWS is that ALL students enrolled at the below schools are eligible to receive one free healthy breakfast and lunch at school at NO CHARGE to your household each day of the 2016-2017 school year. The only requirement is for your child(ren) to be enrolled at one of the Bossier Parish Schools listed below. If in event your child(ren) moves to a non-participating CEP site, a Meal Benefit Application must be filled out prior to transferring. Also, any students being promoted to a non CEP sites will be required to complete an online application before the end of 2016-2017 school year, because a grace period is not granted for the first 30 days of the next year for CEP students.
Bossier Elementary, Bossier High, Butler Educational Complex, Carrie Martin Elementary, Central Park Elementary, Elm Grove Elementary, Greenacres Middle, Kerr Elementary, Meadowview Elementary, Plain Dealing High, Plantation Park Elementary, Platt Elementary, Rusheon Middle, TL Rodes Elementary, and Waller Elementary.
If your student owes a balance on his/her account all charges must be paid.
We look forward to continuing to work with you in making sure that each and every student will get a nutritious meal. If we can be of any further assistance, please contact Sha Kirkendoll or Mary McNeece at the Child Nutrition Program, 318-549-5046.
Supervisor, Child Nutrition Program
Child Nutrition Staff
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