Free and Reduced Priced Meals

All Monroe School District families may apply for the Free and Reduced Price Meal Program at any time during the school year. Eligibility guidelines are set by the federal government and are based on household income and size.

Step 1: Find Out if Your Family Qualifies

Find out if you could qualify and get answers to frequently asked questions:

Step 2: Apply

Online Application: 

  1. Visit Family Access and enter your login and password the school has provided. If you need your account information, please call your school.
  2. Select Food Service on the left side of the screen
  3. Choose a Child 

    Circles with Food Service and Select a Student
  4. Select the Applications Tab

    Application Tab

  5. Click Add Application

    Step by Step Instructions

  6. Follow the instructions on the left-hand side of the screen. 

    Application for Free and Reduced Lunch
  7. Instructions are listed at the top of each page. Click the Next button at the top of each page to be sure you are completing all required steps.

Please be aware that it can take up to 10 days to process an application. After your application has been processed, you will receive a letter stating the benefits for which you are eligible. Applications are always available in the school office, administration building, online, and are provided below.

If you would like to fill out a hard copy and present it to the school or district office, please see the following forms:

Free & Reduced Price Meal Application - English Free & Reduced Price Meal Application - Spanish


Frank Wagner Elementary and Leaders in Learning students only: 

Family Income Survey: English | Spanish

Note: The Family Income Survey is for families with students only enrolled in Frank Wagner Elementary and Leaders in Learning. If siblings attend schools other than Frank Wagner Elementary and Leaders in Learning in our district, you will need to fill out a free & reduced meal application only. 

Please return completed applications to: 
Monroe School District Administration Office 
14692 - 179th Avenue SE
Monroe, WA 98272

Step 3: Re-apply Each School Year

Every family will need to re-apply each school year. If we don't receive a new application within the first 30 school days, the cost of a full meal will be charged to your child's lunch account if he/she is served a school meal.

Monroe School District Family Event Pass

Family Event Passes are available for low-income families who qualify for Free or Reduced Meals with parent consent marked to share eligibility status. Family Event Passes allow eligible family members to receive reduced admission to ASB events held at MSD schools. Family passes are not accepted for playoff games or away games.

To apply for a Family Event Pass, please complete this Google Form. Please note: You must first apply for Free and Reduced Price Meals to be eligible for a Family Pass.