Food Services

Food Services

Food Service

The Food Service Department provides the students a healthy, nutritious breakfast and lunch each day to help enhance the students' learning capabilities. Students are encouraged to eat both breakfast and lunch as studies have shown this is a vital part of the learning process.

Volunteers for District Wellness Committee

NEW! Online Pre-payment System Now Available for School Meals

We are pleased to offer an exciting new option to help make paying for meals easier. is a secure online system that will allow you to make deposits and/or monitor your student’s school meal accounts. This new payment system is now available.

Visit to learn more.

School Meals


** All Mercer County Schools Students will eat at no charge as part of the CEP
(Community Eligibility Program) **

           Visitor/Adult breakfast prices are $2.50 at each school. 

                                            Visitor/Adult lunch prices are $3.50 at each school.

Mercer County School District Wellness Assessment  (PDF)

Mercer County School District Wellness Assessment (RTF) 

 Mercer County School District Wellness Snapshot Report (PDF)

Mercer County School District Wellness Snapshot Report (RTF) 

Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act Regulation (PDF)

Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act Regulation (RTF) 

 blue line

National Dairy Council Website -Dairy & School Wellnes

School Cafeteria Food Service Managers
Mercer County Elementary School - Crystal Taylor
King Middle School- Jessica Herwehe
Mercer County Intermediate School - Britta Short
Mercer County Senior High School Chef/Manager/Trainer  - Terri Potts

If you have any questions regarding the Mercer County Schools Food Service program, please contact the Nutrition &Food Service Director, Mr. Chris Minor at (859) 733-7200, ext. 1506.

Non-Discrimination Statement-
This explains what to do if you believe you have been treated unfairly.

Foodservice Department of Mercer County School District

 “The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.) If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form,
found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (in Spanish).USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”

© 2019. Mercer County Schools - All Rights Reserved. School CMS Created by eSchoolView
View text-based website