Food Service/Menus

Welcome to Rondout Valley Schools Food Service

School meals are planned to reflect the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans,, and student preferences. Low cost, nutritious school meals are served to more than 900 customers every day and breakfast is offered in 4 schools.

The health of today’s school environment continues to improve. Students across the country are now offered healthier school meals with more fruits, vegetables and whole grains through the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. 

The USDA Smart Snacks in School guidelines published by USDA will build on those healthy advancements by ensuring that all other snack foods and beverages available for sale to students in school are tasty and nutritious. Use this user friendly link if you have questions regarding fundraising events, sports dinners etc.

Hunger Solutions

Keep kids interested in healthy foods with our 
Tips to Pack a Healthier Lunch.


Meal Prices
Effective July 1, 2016

Elementary Student Lunch $2.30
Elementary Staff Lunch  $3.70 
Junior High/Intermediate/High School Student Lunch $2.80
Junior High/Intermediate/High School Staff Lunch $3.70 
All School Student Breakfast $1.50
All School Staff Breakfast  $2.00 

Meal Payments

1.On Line Using  
The service is easy to use, convenient, private and secure. A convenience fee of $ 1.95 is charged for each prepayment transaction. Once the account is open, parents can check the fund account at any time at no charge.

We've summarized a quick start guide, for complete instructions on how to use your mySchoolBucks account click the link:

Make checks payable to “RVCSD Food Services” and bring the check to the food service manager’s   office or to a food service cashier at your school.. A local address and phone number are required to be either printed or handwritten on the check. The student name and PIN number are required on the check memo line.

Cash may be brought to the school food service cashiers for deposit on student’s account, or students may pay cash on a daily basis.

Rondout Valley Central School District has openings for Substitute Food Service Helpers.

Nondiscrimination Statement:
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:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Contact Us:
Chris Van Damm                            Amy Finkbeiner
Director  (845) 687-2400 x4215     Clerical  (845) 687-2400 x 4233