Meal/Fee Waiver Application

  • The online meal/fee waiver application for school year 2023-2024 is now available using the link below or here. Only one type of application is necessary to submit per household each school year (online or hardcopy.)

    Additionally, if your household receives a letter or email stating that your child has been automatically approved for benefits for school year 2023-2024, you do NOT need to complete an application. Please ensure that all of your children are listed on the letter, and notify the food service department immediately if they are not. Please call 847-755-6681 with any questions.

    Free and Reduced Meal Application

    See our Meal Application Video Tutorial for additional information. 

    Printable school year 2023-2024 household eligibility application (meal/fee waiver application): English  Español

    Return completed paper application to High School District 211 Food Service Department, 1750 S. Roselle Road, Palatine, IL 60067-7336.  Follow directions carefully. Applications must be completed thoroughly or they will be returned or denied. Application hardcopies are also available at each school or can be mailed by contacting

         Fee Waiver Application      Fee Waiver Application Spanish

    In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

    Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

    To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted 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; or
    2. fax:
      (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
    3. email:

    This institution is an equal-opportunity provider.