Pre-Payment Options

Please take advantage of the options to prepay your student's meal accounts. Prepaid meal accounts help the lunch lines go faster and gives students more time to eat, relax, and play. It also gives you the peace of mind of not having to worry about looking for lunch money every day or worry that it might get lost, stolen or used for other things other than lunch.

Send Money Orders or Cash to Prepay Lunch Accounts

As Always, you can always bring money personally or send it with your student. All cash and money order prepayments are submitted to the cafeteria manager your child's school site.

Make Lunch Prepayments Online- Online Payments are a safe, secure way to add money to your student's accounts.

Students are expected to pay the full price for meals until the free and reduced meal application has been processed and the eligibility status is sent to the school. Students in a paying meal status who have insufficient funds for meal payment will be allowed to incur and accumulate a charge balance.

Click here to view the District’s Delinquent Student Accounts Policy.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider. 

Atlanta Public School System is now offering automated prepayments to your child’s meal account via the Internet.

Send Check or Cash

You can always bring money personally or send it with your student. Please place it in an envelope marked clearly with your student's name, their ID #, their teacher's name, the $ amount and the check #. Turn in prepaid deposits to the cafeteria cashier(s) or school office.

Download and Print Out a pre-formatted #10 Envelope for making Deposits

If you choose to bring money to school personally or send it with your student, please put it in an envelope clearly marked with the student's first and last name, their ID #, their teacher's name, and the amount enclosed.