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From August to June each school year, downloadable monthly meal menus for each of our schools will be available. New menus will be uploaded before the beginning of each month. Below is 2024-25 meal pricing information for each building.

  • Breakfast is FREE for all District 401 students 
  • John Mills & Elmwood Elementary Schools: $3.10
  • Elm Middle School: $3.10 
  • Elmwood Park High School:  is $3.25 

Free and reduced-price options for District 401 meals are available. Families interested in these options should complete an application to determine if they qualify:

Applications for 2023-24 will be accepted beginning Aug. 1, 2024.

Our 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 the 2023-24 School Year, EPCUSD401's food service will be provided by Quest Food Quest Management Services. Read more about their program below.

Quest Food Management sourcing PDF
Quest Food Management philosophy PDF
Quest Food Management ingredients PDF