This legislation authorizes funding and sets policy for USDA's core child nutrition programs.  This means changes will occur to the school lunch offerings beginning with the 2012-2013 school year.  The school cafeteria is meeting tough new federal nutrition standards for all schools, ensuring that meals are healthy and well-balanced and provide students all the nutrition they need to succeed at school.
School meals offer students milk, fruits and vegetables, proteins and grains, and they must meet strict limits on saturated fat and portion size.  Starting with the 2012-2013 school year lunches will meet additional standards requiring:

                Blackduck School District will be using the MealsPlus lunch program beginning with the 2013-14 school year.  The MealsPlus program will use the student ID number from Synergy, our student information system for the student lunch number.  You can easily find this number in Parent View, it is the Perm ID shown in student information.   This is the same number that you see any many printed reports from school, including report cards and class schedules.

We have also added an online payment system.  Simply go to <>  and click “Register Now” to create an account.  Select Blackduck from the drop-down lists of school districts, fill in your information, input your credit or debit card information and you’re ready to go!  You will need your child’s student ID number; simply contact us for their ID number and with any other questions you may have.




Additional Portions

We know that some of our high school students occasionally want a second entre portion. If a student in high school wishes to have a second entre, he or she may purchase the second entre as an a la carte item, at a cost of $1.00 for the additional item.  The student may pay cash for the item, or charge it to their lunch account, if there is money in the account