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Food Service Application for Free and Reduced Meals

Posted Date: 07/25/2023

Food Service Application for Free and Reduced Meals

Food Service Application for Free and Reduced Meals

The application for free and reduced-price meals for the 2023-2024 school year can be completed online via the online enrollment process or by clicking here: Click Here to Apply Now.   

This Letter to Household contains important information about free/reduced-price meals and frequently asked questions.

(Letter to Household in Spanish)

Paper applications and the consent for disclosure are also accepted and can be found at each school office or printed from the links below:
2023-2024 Free/Reduced Meal Application (paper form)
2023-2024 Como Solicitar Comidas Escolares Gratis o a Precio Reducido
2023-2024 Consent for Disclosure (paper form) - required to waive fees
2023-2024 Consentimiento para la Divulgación 
If you need assistance completing the application for free/reduced-price meals, please call 620-364-8478 ext. 3170
In-person assistance is available at the Administrative Offfice (301 Neosho Street, Burlington, KS) or at any school office.

NOTE:  Please complete only one application per household.  If you received a letter from the district regarding Direct Certification you do not need to complete a free and reduced lunch application.  


USDA Nondiscrimination Statement 
In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights 
regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, 
national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or 
retaliation for prior civil rights activity. 
Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities 
who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, 
audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that 
administers the program or USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact 
USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. 
To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA 
Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online 
0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter 
addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant's name, address, telephone number, and 
a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant 
Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The 
completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted 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; or 
   (2)   fax: 
(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or 
   (3)   email: 
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Contact Information

Burlington USD 244
301 Neosho Street
Burlington, Kansas 66839

District Office Regular Schedule:
M-F / 8:00 am – 4:30 pm 
District Office Summer Schedule:
M-Th  / 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-364-8478
Fax: 620-364-8548