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Meals Service Program Updated September 10, 2020

Meals Service Program
For the 2020- 2021 School Year

Pursuant to section 2202(a) of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (P.L. 116-127), and in light of the exceptional circumstances of this public health emergency, the Food and Nutrition Service is extending nationwide support access to nutritious meals while minimizing potential exposure to the novel coronavirus (COVID–19) through December 31, 2020; meals are available for all children up to the age of 18 at no cost.

While there are no charges for breakfasts and lunches for all students grades K-12, students will be charged for any ala carte items, extra entrees, milk, ice cream, etc.

Students learning remotely 100% or on the remote hybrid blue and gold days will be able to pick-up meals at the front circle of the Alden High School between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.  The gold group will pick-up meals on Mondays, the blue group will pick-up meals on Wednesdays, and the 100% virtual learners can pick-up meals on both Mondays and Wednesdays.

To request meals, please call Anita Trautwein, food service director, at (716) 937-9116, ext. 4186, or email your request to  You only need to sign-up once.  Be sure to indicate any food allergies or restrictions.   Upon ordering, you will receive your student’s ID number, which must be brought with you to pick-up meals.  Please also contact Mrs. Trautwein if pick-up time is an issue.