• Welcome!

    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.



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    District Policy

    To view official district policy on the Cafeteria procedures, please click here to view policy 808.2




    • Substitute Food Service Workers
    • Middle School Dishroom
    • Substitute Driver

    Click on the link below for an application.     For more information please feel free to email The Nutrition Group at nutrition@tamaqua.k12.pa.us or call at 570-668-0979.

    Current 2019/2020 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

    Adult Lunch $3.75

    Adult Milk $.65

    Adult Breakfast  $1.75



    Breakfast Information

    Breakfast is served daily at all locations!

    High School Cafeteria

    7:00AM - 7:25AM

    High School Breakfast Cart (located in main lobby)

    7:00AM - 8:00AM


    Middle School Cafeteria

    7:00AM - 7:25AM


    Tamaqua Elementary

    8:30AM - 9:00AM

    West Penn Elementary

    8:30AM - 9:00AM

    Elementary breakfast is pre-pay only. Please make sure to add additional funds to your children(s)' accounts so they can participate in our breakfast program.

    Parents/Guardians must fill out a permission slip for each child participating in elementary breakfast.

    Breakfast Permission Slip


    If you qualify for FREE or REDUCED lunch, you also qualify for a FREE or REDUCED breakfast!


    Classroom Parties

    We can help make your child's birthday a special day! We offer a wide variety of delicious treats to make celebrating easy and affordable. Please see the form below to place an order.

    Classroom Party Order Form

    Please place your orders at least 2 weeks in advance to guarantee your order!


    Contact Information


    Jessica Felton

    Food Service Director

    (570) 668-0979