• 2019-20 School Year

    Community Eligibility Provision

    Dear Parent/Guardian:

    Arlee Joint School District #8 is participating in a Universal Lunch and School Breakfast Program for the 2019-20 school year. If your children attend Arlee Public Schools, breakfast and lunch will be available to them at no charge. All enrolled school students may participate in the breakfast and lunch program at no charge to them.

    The school breakfasts and lunches that we serve follow U.S. Department of Agriculture guidelines for healthy school meals. The School Breakfast and Lunch Programs cannot succeed without your support; please encourage your children to participate in the school meal programs.

    Meals will be served to all students at no charge regardless of the eligibility status.

    If you have any questions about the program please feel free to contact us at (406)726-3216, ext. 2217.

    Sincerely,

    Karen Hunter, Food Service Supervisor

    Non-discrimination Statement:

    In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

    Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

    To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint filinecust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.

    Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

    (1) mail:    U.S. Department of Agriculture

    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

    1400 Independence Avenue, SW

    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

    (2) fax:      (202) 690-7442; or

    (3) email:  program.intake@usda.gov.

    USDA is an equal opportunity provider.

Last Modified on July 29, 2019