SBP Reimbursement Rates
These reimbursement rates are effective from July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017.

  • Paid - $0.29
  • Reduced - $1.41
  • Free - $1.71


Breakfast - Severe Need*

  • Reduced - $0.33
  • Free - $0.33


*Contracting Entities (CEs) may qualify and apply for Severe Need Breakfast reimbursement in addition to the regular breakfast reimbursement for each of their sites. Within a CE, some sites may be eligible for severe need funding and others may not. For a site to be eligible, at least 40 percent of its total lunches served in school year 2014-2015 must have been free or reduced. There are instances where a new school may qualify for Severe Need Breakfast reimbursement. For additional information, email Food and Nutrition at squaremeals@texasagriculture.gov or call toll-free at (877) TEX-MEAL.

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