Food Service & Nutrition Program

Lunch Menus

Lunch Account

Free/Reduced Meals

Diet Modification Requests

Meal Requirements


Meal Prices 2020-21

  • K-8  Lunch -- $2.75 Free Until June 4, 2021

  • 9-12  Lunch -- $2.95 Free Until June 4, 2021

  • Adult Lunch -- $3.85

  • K-6 Breakfast -- $1.75 Free Until June 4, 2021

  • 7-12 Breakfast -- $1.95 Free Until June 4, 2021

  • Adult Breakfast -- $2.50

  • Milk -- 40¢​ 

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Food Service


The Food Service and Child Nutrition Program offers nutritious breakfasts and lunches at every Benton Community Schools building. Proper nutrition is fundamental for the success of academic programs.

Our meals meet the new USDA Nutrition Standards, which requires the following:

  • Age-appropriate calorie limits

  • Larger servings of vegetables and fruits (students must take at least one serving)

  • A wider variety of vegetables, including dark green and red/orange vegetables and legumes

  • Fat-free or 1% milk (flavored milk must be fat-free)

  • More whole grains

  • Less sodium

The new requirements build on the work we have already been doing to provide more fruits, vegetables, whole grains and healthier main dishes in our cafeteria. Now is a great time for students to choose school lunch! Check out the "Meal Requirements" section to learn more.

Dawn Morris - Food Service Director
P.O. Box 70
Van Horne, Iowa 52346
Phone: 319-228-8701 x119
Fax: 319-228-8747

Questions? Contact Us Below!

Dawn Morris
Food Service Director

Phone: 319-228-8701 x119

Donna Ludwik
Food Service Administrative Assistant

Phone: 319-228-8701 x118