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School Lunch

Students are welcome to bring in lunch from home or participate in the school’s lunch program. GLOBE Academy is participating in the National School Lunch Program.


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is a federally assisted meal program operating in public and nonprofit private schools and residential child care institutions. It provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free lunches to children each school day. Read more about the NSLP.


We are pleased to offer meals from Preferred Meals as our Food Service Management Company. Preferred Meals’ kitchens are nut-free and pork-free, and are inspected by onsite USDA staff, which assures safe food handling and accurate labeling practices. You can view allergen information by placing your mouse over each menu item on online menus on the Preferred Meals website.  Meals will be warmed up in our kitchens on both campuses.


Lunch cost: $4.00 each

Reduced price lunch cost: $0.40.

Link to Preferred Meals Menu

How does my child order lunch?


Students will order lunch in their homeroom class. Teachers will take a count of all the lunches needed for the day and provide the cafeteria with the requested number. If your student reports to school late and is purchasing lunch for the day, please inform the front desk as you check-in.


How do I pay for my child(ren)’s lunch?


Lunch payments can be submitted online at Please visit the website to register and add your student(s) to your account using their student ID number. This process is quick and easy to do. My Payments Plus gives you 24/7 access to add money and monitor meals received. All meals will be charged through MyPaymentsPlus.


What is the cost of a school lunch?


The cost is $4.00.


Sign up for Free or Reduced Lunch


Free and Reduced Lunches (at a cost of $0.40 per lunch) are available for eligible children through the DeKalb County School District. You may apply for Free or Reduced Lunch online. Paper applications will be available in the front office, beginning mid-August.


A new application must be submitted each year. Recipients of free and reduced meals during the 2018-2019 school year retain their eligibility for the first few weeks of the new school year. 


For more information, please visit the DeKalb County School District School Nutrition Services.

More questions?
Please visit our Lunch F.A.Q. for more information. You may also email 



This explains what to do if you believe you have been treated unfairly. ( Clic para Espanol )


“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: