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School Meal Eligibility: Regulations and Applications

Audience: Other District/School Staff | Topic: School Nutrition | Hosted by: Office of School Nutrition

On-Demand format. School Meal Eligibility: Regulations and Applications
On-Demand format

1. School Meal Eligibility: Regulations and Process Overview 

This training defines eligibility for direct certification and application; lists the required components for a free and reduced application; describes income and categorical applications; explains carryover and disclosure. 

  • Length: 20 minutes 
  • Professional Standards: 
    • Key Area: Administration 
    • Training Topic: 3100 Free and Reduced-Price Meal Benefits 
    • Learning Code: 3100

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2. School Meal Eligibility: Processing Income Applications 

This training describes reportable income and household members; explains how to use the income eligibility guidelines; lists requirements for a complete application; describes processes after determining eligibility. 

  • Length: 20 minutes 
  • Professional Standards: 
    • Key Area: Administration 
    • Training Topic: 3100 Free and Reduced-Price Meal Benefits 
    • Learning Code: 3100

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3. School Meal Eligibility: Processing Categorical Applications 

 This training describes types of categorical eligibilities; identifies compliant case numbers for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR); lists requirements for complete categorical application types; explains requirements after determining eligibility. 

  • Length: 20 minutes 
  • Professional Standards: 
    • Key Area: Administration 
    • Training Topic: 3100 Free and Reduced-Price Meal Benefits 
    • Learning Code: 3100

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Contact Information

Free and Reduced Team
free&reducedpriceschoolmeals@cde.state.co.us

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