As the end of the school year approaches, Child Nutrition Services encourages families to provide adequate funds in their student's meal account. Negative meal account balances need to be paid in full by the end of the school year. Funds can be deposited anytime by sending cash or check to school with your child or by making a deposit online at the
All balances left in meal accounts at the end of the school year will automatically be carried forward for students continuing in any Rockwood School. If a student graduates or moves out of the school district, a refund can be requested.
To request a refund of student meal account funds:
Notify cafeteria manager or call (636) 733-3256 or submit to the cafeteria manager a signed note from parent requesting the refund. Please include student ID number when requesting the refund. Refunds over $10.00 will be issued by Rockwood School District check. A check will not be issued without complete parent information, including first and last name and address.
parent/guardian chooses to have a student pick up a cash refund for an amount
less than $10.00, a signed note must be sent to the cafeteria manager giving
the student permission to receive the refund.
The dollar amount of the refund will reflect the funds available when the refund is processed.
Refunds must be requested within one school year. Unclaimed funds will then become the property of Rockwood Child Nutrition Services and applied to the Random Acts of Kindness donation program for students in need who have negative balances in their meal accounts.
Families may also choose to donate the remaining meal account balance to a student in need within our district by contacting the Child Nutrition Services office at (636) 733-3256.