Free or Reduced-Price Meal Applications Now Open

Applications for meal benefits for the 2021-2022 school year are now open on Meal benefit applications must be completed each school year, even if approved the previous year. If you have had a major life change, such as job loss, reduced income, or a change in the number of household members, you may now be eligible for benefits. Regardless of approval status, all completed applications contribute greatly to our mission to ensure that every student receives nutritious meals. Submit your application today at For fastest processing time, please be sure to include each MISD student’s ID number, names of all members of the household, income for the household and contact information. Households that are matched through the state-approved Direct Certification list have been notified by email and are not required to complete an application.

For more information or assistance with your free or reduced-price meal application, please contact the Food and Nutrition Services Office at 972-882-5512. Remember that Mesquite ISD offices are closed on Fridays through the month of July. Thank you for your attention.