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Food Services

Timarie Francis
Food Services Director



Athens City Schools Food Services offers healthy meals every school day.  


Breakfast Prices

Paid          $1.50
Reduced   $0.30
Free          $0.00
Adult         $1.50


Lunch Prices

Paid          $3.00
Reduced   $0.40
Free          $0.00
Adult         $4.00


You now have the option to pay for school meals online.

PaySchools is excited to announce that your district has been upgraded to our latest and greatest online payment product, PaySchools Central! While this transition is designed to be seamless, it is important to note, if you are using Auto Replenishment, The Auto Replenishment feature in PayForIt will not be activated in PaySchools Central until you login in for the first time at PaySchools Central.

You can Login to your PaySchools Central Account by clicking the link below and using your PayForIt Credentials.

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Access the Food Services Letter and the Income Guidelines for Free and Reduced Meals (both located in the documents section of the site on the right-hand side) to learn more about how you can application to see if you may qualify for free or reduced meals.  The reduced cost is $0.30 for breakfast and $0.40 for lunch.  If you have questions about the free or reduced application, please call 740-797-4544 ext. 225.


House Bill 530 requires public and community schools in which at least 20% of enrolled children are eligible for free meals to implement school breakfast programs.  Schools in the Athens City School District currently serving breakfast under HB 530 are Athens High School, Athens Middle School, Chauncey Elementary, Morrison Elementary, The Plains Elementary and West Elementary. 

Athens City School District  |  PO Box 9 (21 Birge Dr.)  |  Chauncey, OH 45719
Phone:740-797-4544  |  Fax:740-797-2486