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Wellness Policy

The Wellness Policy outlines all of the allowed foods that can be served in our schools.

SVUSD Wellness Policy

Choose My Plate
  • No carrying lunch money to school.
  • Convenient – make payments 24 hours a day from your computer or smartphone.
  • Allow 24 hours for payment to be added to account.
  • Payments will show as "pending" until they post to the student's account at their school.
  • View and monitor your student’s cafeteria purchases and account balance.
  • Make payments with your Visa, MasterCard, Discover credit/debit cards or electronic check.
  • A convenience fee of $2.49 will be charged for each payment.

If you have any questions, email or call 855.832.5226.

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I am unable to pick up meals for medical or other reasons. Can meals be delivered to us?

The Child Nutrition Department will offer home deliveries to families with students in our School District who cannot make it to our serving sites during Grab & Go meal service. Parents must request home delivery one of two ways:
1. Complete and email the home delivery form to A parent signature will be required to process.
2. Requests may be placed over the phone to 805-306-4500, Extension 4703. A parent must call on behalf of their child in order to process.
Requests must be received prior to 9 a.m. daily. Late requests will not be accepted.

The Child Nutrition department is committed to providing healthy school meals to the students of the Simi Valley Unified School District in order to support student academic success and promote healthful eating habits that lead to lifelong positive nutrition practices. More than 6,500 lunches are served each school day. 

We strive to meet or exceed the meal standards recommended by the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010. Our menus include fresh fruit, vegetables, whole-grain rich products, fat-free and low-fat milk, lower levels of sodium, saturated fat and zero trans fat in our meals.

Free, reduced and full paid meals are served using an automated accounting system that protects the privacy of all students.

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Earned Income Tax Credit Information Act Communication

Notice: The California Revenue and Taxation Code Section 19853(b) requires local educational agencies that operate the National School Lunch Program to annually notify households about the Earned Income Tax Credit Information Act.


Aviso: La Sección 19853 (b) del Código de Ingresos e Impuestos de California requiere que las agencias educativas locales que operan el Programa Nacional de Almuerzos Escolares notifiquen anualmente a los hogares sobre la Ley de Información del Crédito Tributario por Ingreso del Trabajo.

My Child's application was approved last year, do I need to fill out a new one?

Yes, if you want to participate in the meal program for the 2020-2021 school year. Applications are valid for one school year at a time and for the first 30 school days of the following school year. 

Application for the 2019-2020 carry-over period ends October 1, 2020, unless the household is notified that their children are directly certified for the 2020-2021 school year, or unless the household submits a 2020-2021 application that is approved. Otherwise, the children must pay full price for school meals until an application is approved. Any charges made prior to an application’s approval are still due.

It may take up to (10) business days to process your 2020-2021 application. You will be notified by letter when your application has been approved or denied.

La aplicación de mi hijo fue aprobada el año pasado ¿tengo QUE APLICAR DE NUEVO?

Si, si desea participar en el programa de comidas para el año escolar 2020-2021. Las solicitudes son válidas por un año escolar y durante los primeros 30 días del siguiente año escolar.

La solicitud para el período de 2019-2020 termina el 1 de octubre 2020, a menos que se notifique al hogar que sus hijos están certificados directamente para el año 2020-2021, o a menos que el hogar presente una solicitud 2020-2021 y sea aprobada.

De lo contrario, los niños deben pagar el precio complete de las comidas escolares hasta que se apruebe una solicitud. Todos los cargos hechos antes de la aprobación de la aplicación aún se deben.

La tramitación de su solicitud 2020-2021 puede demorar hasta (10) días hábiles. Se le notificará por carta cuando su solicitud haya sido aprobada o denegada.

Child Nutrition Staff Directory


Extension 4701

Operations Manager

Extension 4703

Extension 4702

Accounting Technician

Extension 4705

Purchasing Technician
Extension 4704

Day 1 of National School Lunch Week: Variety
Day 2 National School Lunch Week: Mixed Berries