Food & Nutrition

Food & Nutrition

The Muscatine Community School District Food & Nutrition Department is responsible for menu preparation, free and reduced application processing.

Primary Contact

Alisha Eggers

Food & Nutrition Supervisor

Areas of Responsibility

  • Student Meals
  • Free and Reduced Application Processing
  • National School Breakfast (NSBP)
  • National School Lunch (NSLP)
  • Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Program (FFVP)
  • Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)
  • Student & Staff Meal Accounts
  • Coordination of all School Kitchens

Free and Reduced Price Meal Applications

Free and reduced-price meal applications are available online. Applications can be printed from our website if necessary. The application can be completed at any time throughout the school year. The reduced-price breakfast is $.30, and the reduced-price lunch is $ .40 for all grade levels.  Free or reduced-priced meals cannot be provided unless the family has an approved application completed or they qualify for state programs through the Department of Human Services (DHS). If your child(ren) qualifies for free or reduced-price meals, you may also be eligible for other benefits. You must complete the waiver section of the application for the Food and Nutrition Department to release eligibility information. Questions regarding free and reduced-price meal applications can be directed to or by calling Camy Dipple or Alisha Eggers at (563) 261-7078.

Online Free & Reduced Applications

Printable Applications

“We Feed the Muskies!”

The entire MCSD Food & Nutrition Department took a tour of the soon-to-be-opened Centralized Kitchen and posed for group photos. We are ready for the 2023-2024 school year!

MCSD Food & Nutrition Department “We Feed The Muskies” August 2023!

Additional Resources

Forms & School Documents

Board Policies

Brochures & Flyers

Additional Links

Former Muskie Joe Wieskamp pictured with members of the MCSD food and nutrition department after his annual summer camp held summer of 2023.
Former Muskie Joe Wieskamp posing with a few of our Food & Nutrition Department superheroes!

Food & Nutrition Contacts

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