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NSLP Statistics

National School Lunch/Breakfast Programs



Program Year
July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015 July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016
Education Service Centers: 20 20
School Districts Contract Entities (Public & Charter): 1,164 1,153
Schools: 8,793 8,838
Private / RCCI Contract Entities: 142 135
Sites: 261 247
Average Daily Participation Breakfast (September - May) 1,760,589 1,787,208
Average Daily Participation  Lunch (September - May) 3,130,257 3,128,915
Average Daily Participation Snack (September - May) 152,111 145,674
Breakfast Served for the Year 319,646,538 323,436,386
Lunches Served for the Year 562,034,260 561,398,969
Snacks Served for the Year 24,139,138 223,630,516
Federal Reimbursement for Breakfast $530,482,141 $553,402,598
Federal Reimbursement for Lunch $1,348,317,794 $1,390,875,302
Federal Reimbursement for Snack $19,388,567 $19,500,593
State Reimbursement (Public Schools) $14,481,933 $14,559,982
Total Number of Meals Served for the Year 905,933,808 908,562,341
Total Federal and State Reimbursement for Child Nutrition Programs $1,912,695,908 $1,978,357,236
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 (1) mail: 
U.S. Department of Agriculture 
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 
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Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; 
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or 
 
 (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

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