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Meal Benefits & Lunch Balances

My School Apps

Applying for Meal Benefits

All families are encouraged to apply! 

MySchoolApps is an easy and convenient way for parents and guardians to submit applications for school meal benefits online. There is no fee for using the MySchoolApps website to submit your application for benefits. This service is provided to you free of charge.


Begin filling out your application right here!


Entering your application online is quicker, easier, and more accurate than filling out a paper application. The step-by-step process and guided help makes applying for school meals simpler and easier to understand than ever before.

Please note that prior school year eligibility is no longer valid. Families who were eligible for free & reduced lunch must re-apply for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications will be accepted until Monday, September 23, 2019. 



My School Bucks

Managing Lunch Money Balances

Need to check or top off your student's lunch money balance? Visit MySchoolBucks to establish a free account and pay for school meals. MySchoolBucks is available anywhere from your computer or smartphone.


Manage lunch money balances at MySchoolBucks here!



The Pasadena Unified School District Food & Nutrition Services Department supports students each day by providing appetizing, attractive, and nutritious meals in a positive and safe environment. We are committed to continuously improving our services to support students as they learn and grow.