Dining at New Life Academy
Students enjoy 25 minutes for lunch where they are able to nourish their minds and bodies after a busy school morning and connect with classmates. Whether they are eating food from home or eating fresh meals from school, lunch is a time of day our students look forward to.
2021-22 Lunch Prices
Grades PK-5 ….. $4.05
Grades 6-12/Adult/Staff ….. $4.95
Second Entrée Helping:
Student or Adult ….. $3.60
School Cafe is New Life Academy’s school lunch payment system. Some of the convenient features include:
- Low balance notifications set by you
- Individual student accounts
- Automatic payment withdrawal available
- Purchase restrictions available for parents to limit student expenditures
- Transfer funds between students accounts
- Multiple households can make payments to student accounts
You can set up your lunch account here. You can also access School Cafe through the NLA app by clicking on the “Lunch” button. Lunch menus can also be found on the NLA app.
In order to keep costs low, there is a minimum $100 online payment threshold per family. To make it convenient for you, lower payments by cash or check can be brought into school.
Our meals follow the USDA My Plate program, which suggests that people eat balanced meals consisting of fruits, vegetables, grains, protein, and dairy. The following are the meal patterns for lunch:
1 serving of fruit
1 serving of vegetable
1 serving of grain
1 serving of protein
1 serving of milk (1/2 pint fluid milk)