Payments can be made by cash or check. When paying with cash please enclose money in an envelope and write your child(ren)s name(s) and teacher information on the envelope. When paying with a check, please make it payable to Pearl Ridge Elementary or Department of Education and note your child(ren)s name(s) and room/teacher information. Payments made by 8:30 a.m. will be processed and credited to their accounts the same day. However, payments made after 8:30 a.m. will be credited to their accounts the following day.
Payments are to be deposited in the drawer marked, "Lunch Payments" located in the school office. At the end of the school year, the remaining balance will be transferred to the next school year. Refunds will be given upon request. Please allow 1 week after request for refunds.
Single/Daily Purchased Meals/Milk - Students may pay for meals/milk on a daily basis by purchasing a meal/milk ticket from the office during recess or lunch. Meal/milk tickets will not be sold before or after school.
Pre-Purchased Meals - Parents are encouraged to purchase 20 lunches in advance, which is usually enough for one month.
Should a child forget, or lose, his/her lunch money a lunch loan fund is provided. Lunch loans for students with accumulative balance includes breakfast and/or lunch amount.
Total of 5 Breakfast and/or lunch is the maximum loan amount. Prompt repayment (cash only) of these loans are required.
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