Tamaqua Area School District
138 West Broad Street

Tamaqua, PA 18252

Phone 570-668-2570
Fax 570-668-6850

Thank you for visiting the Nutritional Services Department of the Tamaqua Area School District.  Information regarding menus, free and reduced lunch program, nutritional guidelines and other initiatives can be found in this section. Free/Reduced Lunch Applications are available at all schools in the Tamaqua Area School District, at the Administration Building, and can be found in the Lunch Applications Section of this webpage.



THE NUTRITION GROUP IS HIRING!  Substitute positions are currently available.  Click on the link below for an application.  Applications can be turned into any office within the school district.   For more information please feel free to email The Nutrition Group at nutrition@tamaqua.k12.pa.us or call at 570-668-0979.
Current 2016/2017 School Cafeteria Pricing: 

High School and Middle School

Student Lunch $2.60                        

Student Milk $.65                               

Student Breakfast  $1.25                    


All Elementary Schools

Student Lunch $2.35                 

Student Milk $.65                               

Student Breakfast  $1.25                    


Ala Carte items vary in price and variety in each school building. 

Adult Prices at all Locations

Adult Lunch $3.75

Adult Milk $.65

Adult Breakfast  $1.75

Breakfast served daily at all school locations.
High School/Middle School hours for service:
HS/MS 7:00AM-7:25AM
Tamaqua Elementary and West Penn hours for service:
All Elementary Locations 8:30AM-9:00AM

Elementary breakfast is pre-pay only.
   Please be sure to take into consideration adding additional funds to your POS accounts to cover the cost of your child/children to partake in breakfast program at our Elementary locations. (TE and West Penn)
Parent/Guardian MUST fill out Elementary Breakfast  PERMISSION SLIP  for each child participating in school breakfast and additional funds must be placed in POS to cover cost for breakfast. Students with no money in POS accounts will not be permitted to "charge" breakfast.
If you qualify for FREE OR REDUCED lunch you automatically qualify for FREE OR REDUCED breakfast.
Birthday Treat Information and Form


Please check the Lunch Menu Section for Menus or Menu Modifications.


Contact Information:


Tim Martino - Food Service Director

(570) 668-0979