Student meal updates
Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) now open
Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) is a one-time food benefit for families who lost access to free or reduced-price meals due to school closures. The application window is from June 1 - July 31. P-EBT food benefits are for:
children who received SNAP food benefits for March 2020
children who are certified for free or reduced-price school meals during the 2019-20 school year
children who attend a school that offers free meals to all students (CEP or Provision 2)
Foster, migrant, homeless and runaway youths
Head Start participants
For more information:
Note: If you haven't received information from your Student Nutrition Services Department by June 1, contact us at A907@garlandisd.net.
Community Eligibility Provision schools for 2020-21
We have updated the schools participating in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) program for the 2020-21 school year. You can find a list of the participating schools on our Free and Reduced-Price Meal page or the CEP Letter to Households.
All schools not listed under CEP will require the Free and reduced-price meal application. Applications can be submitted starting on August 1. Find additional information in the Free and reduced-price meal application document.