• 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.


    District Policy

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



    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 2018/2019 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.
    Treat & Snack Information and Form


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


    Contact Information:


    Food Service Director

    (570) 668-0979