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.

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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 $2.75 at each school. 

                   Visitor/Adult lunch prices are $3.75 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) 

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National Dairy Council Website -Dairy & School Wellnes

School Cafeteria Food Service Managers
Mercer County Elementary School:  Crystal Taylor
King Middle School:  Jessica Herwehe Lewis
Mercer County Intermediate School:  Linsey Abrams  
Mercer Central Day Treatment School: Britta Short  
 Mercer County Senior High School:  Terri Potts

If you have any questions regarding the Mercer County Schools Food Service program, please contact the Nutrition & Food Service Director/District Chef,  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

 USDA Nondiscrimination 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:, 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: [email protected].This institution is an equal opportunity provider

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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