Malden Public Schools

CONTACT INFORMATION

Omar Hernandez - Food Service Director

(781) 397-6035
(781) 397-7352 (fax)

Hernandezo@whitsons.com

MEAL PRICING

Pre K-8 Breakfast $1.00
Pre K-8 Lunch $2.45
High School Breakfast $1.00
High School Lunch $2.78
Reduced Price Lunch all Grades $0.40
Reduced Price Breakfast all Grades $0.30
Milk $0.50
100% Juice $0.50
Soy Milk $1.00

Pre-Paid Meals

10 Meals Pre K-8: $24.50 HS: $27.80
20 Meals Pre K-8 $49.00

HS: $47.80

30 Meals Pre K-8: $73.50  HS: $83.40
40 Meals Pre K-8: $98.00 HS: $111.20

Free & Reduced Applications:

pdf2016-2017 SY Free & Reduced Lunch Application-English

pdf2016-2017 SY Free & Reduced Lunch Application- Spanish

 

Malden Public Schools Wellness Policy

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New Breakfast Program Kick-Off at Salemwood School

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Guest Chef Day at Salemwood

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February is American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month, it’s a month that helps serve as a reminder for...  Read More

February, 13th, 2017

Fruit of the Month: Oranges

February is finally here, which means it’s time to highlight our Fruit of the...  Read More

February, 6th, 2017

Simple and Useful New Year’s Resolutions

With the end of 2015 quickly approaching, many people are starting to think about...  Read More

January, 3rd, 2017

Celebrate the Healthy Way with Fruit of the Month: Pears

Winter has now arrived and here at Whitsons we want to make sure that no matter...  Read More

December, 5th, 2016

Give Thanks for Vegetable of the Month: Broccoli

Broccoli is one of the most popular vegetables consumed in the world. Here at...  Read More

November, 29th, 2016

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School Nutrition News

New Breakfast Program Kick-Off at Salemwood School

This month, the Whitsons team at Salemwood kicked-off our new Breakfast Program with our Grab 'n' Go station. Pat the Patriot stopped by to visit and help serve breakfast meals to students during the Grand Opening celebration! The students of Slamewood loved being served by Pat, and they also loved our new breakfast menu choices from smoothies, to fresh fruit, and cereals.

Although the breakfast program at Salemwood has been free, participation was low. The Whitsons staff came up with the idea of giving students more "accessibilty" to breakfast, and the idea of placing the breakfast Grab 'n' Go station by the schools' entrance came into play. Now, as students walk in to school every morning, they can easily grab their breakfast and go straight to their homeroom class. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and helps provide the necessary nutrients to keep a student energized throughout the school day. We are happy to make school breakfast more accessible to students so that they are better prepared to start their day.

Due to the accessibility of our breakfast meals,  participation has increased by 500%! Breakfast meal counts have gone from 130 breakfasts a day to over 600! It's great to know that more students are now starting their day with a healthy breakfast!