Food Services at Elmwood


Elmwood Elementary School works with District 401’s food service contractor, Aramark, to ensure that our students receive nutritious in-school meals on a daily basis.  

Each school day, Elmwood students are served breakfast, lunch and an afternoon snack.


Meal Menus


Printable menus listing the current month's meals at Elmwood and all other District 401 schools are available here.

Downloadable copies are also available on the menu page of Aramark's SchoolDish website.


Numbers Snapshot


During the 2015-16 school year, Aramark served:

► 10,895 breakfast meals at Elmwood

► 45,918 lunch meals at Elmwood


Special Programs 


Aramark offers several exciting programs for elementary school students to help educate them on the importance of healthy eating:

► ACE Nutrition Mascot Program 

This is an interactive approach to educate elementary students about healthy eating. ACE makes periodic visits to help students understand how eating right and staying fit contribute to good health and achievement in academics and other activities.

► ACE Giveaway Days

Once a month, Aramark schedules ACE giveaway days during lunch. Of the students who eat school lunch on the ACE giveaway day, 100 are randomly picked and given an ACE prize.


Elmwood Food Service Contact


Monica Sarmiento-Munoz is Aramark’s site manager for food services at Elmwood. She can be reached by email at this address, or by phone at 708-583-6257.


Aramark District-Level Contact


Aramark’s multi-unit director for District 401 is Michelle Hyman. She can be reached by email at this address, or by phone at 708-484-5773.


District 401’s Policy on Food Services


Elmwood’s student meal operations are governed by District 401's policy on food services, which can be found in Section 4:120 of the Board of Education's District Policy Manual.


For More Information


To learn more about food services at Elmwood, please visit the pages listed below, or click the links located in the left-hand column of this page.


Meal Menus


Meal Payment Options


MySchoolBucks


Free & Reduced-Price Meals


Aramark's D401 Food Services Website