As children’s first teachers, we see parents as a crucial ingredient in the overall success of our students. But the partnership goes beyond that. Parent involvement makes for a better school and a more enriching experience for the whole Schaefer Community. Schaefer LIFE & Families is the parent-lead, non-profit organization charged with bringing together Schaefer Charter School students, parents, staff and teachers, while creating a sense of community. Schaefer Families provides much needed, engagement opportunities like Beautification Days, Family Movie Nights, dances and much more.
To call in your child's absence, please dial 522-8917 ext. 4 to report the absence.
Breakfast, Hot Lunch and Milk Program
The Piner-Olivet Union School District Participates in the national school lunch and breakfast program. Information regarding the application process and purchasing procedure for free or reduced price breakfasts and lunches is in the school office. Menus are available in the office or on the homepage of the website.
*Milk can only be purchased by half or full year
*Cost is the same, regardless if your child misses school due to illness or vacation
*Cost/Refund will be pro-rated for children who enroll late or leave the district
Cost for Half Year $25.00. Payment due by September 4th, 2015
Cost for Full Year $50.00. Payment due January 8th, 2016
Breakfast Cost 1 Week Cost: 5 Breakfasts 1 Month Cost: 20 Breakfasts
Regular $1.75 $8.75 $35.00
Reduced $0.30 $1.50 $6.00
Lunch Cost 1 Week Cost: 5 Lunches 1 Month Cost: 20 Lunches
Regular $3.50 $17.50 $70.00
Reduced $0.40 $2.00 $8.00
Pre-Payment Options: Prepaid meal accounts help the lunch lines go faster and give students more time to eat, relax, and play. It also gives you the peace of mind of not having to worry about looking for lunch money every day or worry that it might get lost, stolen, or used for things other than lunch.
Methods of Payment:
1. Online (Preferred Method of Payment) Online payments are simple, safe, and a secure way to make payments to your student's account 24 hours a day, at your convenience. Go to www.myschoolbucks.com, select "Register for a Free Account" and follow the simple and easy instructions.
2. Check Make payable to Piner Food Service (There will be a $25.00 fee on all returned checks). Please include your child's first and last name on the check.
3. Cash Please place it in an envelope marked clearly with your student's name, teacher, and the amount.
4. Credit Card Credit Card Authorization forms are available in your school office or by contacting your school's Food Service Worker.
PLEASE NOTE: STUDENTS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ORDER A LUNCH IF THEY OWE MORE THAN $10.00
Nancy Wood @ 522-3075
Online or Credit Card Payment Assistance: Jo-Anne Kennedy @ 522-3002
The Piner-Olivet Union School District’s Food Service Department is excited to provide parents a convenient, easy and secure online prepayment service, www.myschoolbucks.com to deposit money into your child’s school meal account at any time. By having money in each child’s account prior to entering the cafeteria, we find the lunch lines move along much faster so your child has more time to eat and be with friends.
You can create an account by logging into www.myschoolbucks.com For your convenience, if you have an active NutriKids user account you will be able to use the same credentials to log into myschoolbucks.com.
Additionally, if you need assistance, please go to www.learnmyschoolbucks.com where you will find mySchoolBucks related FAQs as well as a PDF document to assist you in creating an account, locating your student/child and making a payment.
If you need further assistance, please contact mySchoolBucks customer support at 855-832-5226.
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