These rates are effective from July 1, 2013, through June 30, 2014.
- Paid - $0.28
- Reduced - $2.53
- Free - $2.93
Contracting entities serving at least 60 percent free and reduced-price lunches in school year 2011-12 will receive a 2-cent supplemental lunch reimbursement. This additional reimbursement will be applied and paid automatically to eligible Contracting entities through the Texas Unified Nutrition Programs System (TX-UNPS).
After School Care Program
- Paid - $0.07
- Reduced - $0.40
- Free - $0.80
Published Rate Of Assistance
- SY 2014 Commodity Meal Rate - The published rate for the period July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014, is $0.2325 for NSLP schools.
- USDA added an additional $0.0450 to the SY 2014 Commodity Meal Rate to include the shortfall in USDA purchases for SY 2013 for a national rate of $0.28 cents per meal.
- Texas rate is currently estimated at $0.29718 per meal.