Children need healthy meals to learn. The St. James R-1 School District strives to offer healthy meals every school day.
If you have any questions regarding the Free & Reduced Lunch Program or Online Meal Deposits, please call Linda Webster, St. James R-I Director of Food Services, at 573-261-3712.
Free & Reduced Lunches
Breakfast is provided free before the start of the school day at all buildings. Lunch costs $1.90 at the Elementary and $2.15 at the Middle School and High School.
Your child(ren) may qualify for free meals or for a reduced price ($0.40). Follow the link below to apply.
Online Meal Deposits
You can now use the Online Parent Portal to pay meal fees online! To provide this service at no cost to the school district, a convenience fee is added to each transaction; the fee covers processing costs. The convenience fee is a sliding scale charge based on the amount of deposit. The maximum deposit allowed is $200.
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