Needles Unified will be participating in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs- Community Eligibility Provision this school year 2023-2024. What does this mean? All students enrolled with NUSD will be eligible to receive breakfast and lunch at school for FREE!
Breakfast is served at 715am in the cafeteria for NMS & NHS. Students may come in and eat a hot or cold breakfast before going to their campus. If any of these students miss breakfast, there is a 2nd chance breakfast provided for NMS & NHS during Nutrition.
Vista Elementary students will be receiving breakfast in the classroom. This program is known as Breakfast in the Classroom (BIC). Breakfast will be delivered and the students will use the first 15 minutes of class time to eat breakfast. All Vista elementary will have the opportunity to eat breakfast in the morning in THEIR CLASSROOM. If you have any questions regarding our breakfast program, please contact Food Services Director Dawn McCann.
During lunch, the students will have an opportunity to choose between two entrees. Salad bar will be available as an entrée option on Tuesday and Thursday.
Vista students are able to purchase al la carte items after lunch. NMS & NHS have the opportunity to purchase al la carte items at nutrition or after lunch. This is not FREE. Students will need to purchase these items. Parents can send their students with cash or they can use a debit card to add money to their students account. Please reference the EZ School Pay Program.