Child Nutrition Services


Child Nutrition Services in Carlisle Area School District are provided by an independent contractor, Chartwells School Dining Services, a division of the Compass Group - USA. For more information about Child Nutrition Services in the Carlisle Area School District, please contact Chartwells Director of Dining, Michael Costic at (717) 240-6800 Ext. 26804.

Carlisle Area School District is pleased to provide healthy, nutritious, and wholesome meals in a nurturing environment through our Child Nutrition Program! We are proud to offer nutritious breakfasts and lunches to each and every Carlisle student in all-day kindergarten through twelfth grade. We offer a great selection of hot and cold entrees, fruit and vegetable choices, whole grains and vegetarian items to meeting every child's needs or discriminating taste. Best of all we have worked nutrition into the program to provide a great foundation to become healthy and successful young adults and link nutrition to education in our District!

All students' grades K-12 are eligible for a free  breakfast meal. 

Students who apply and qualify for "Reduced" price lunch, will not be charged $0.40 for their meal. 

 Prices for 2023-24 School Year
Elementary Student Breakfast $2.05
Secondary Student Breakfast $2.05
Lunch Prices for Elementary Students $3.20
Lunch Prices for Secondary Students $3.20
Milk $0.75
Adult Breakfast $2.75
Adult Lunch $4.37
Reduced Breakfast $.30
Reduced Lunch $.40

Please contact Laura Evans at (717) 240-6800 Ext. 16816 for a Medical Plan of Care for Child Nutrition Services form. 


Breakfast in the Classroom 

Nutritional Guidelines 

How does my Child Make a Lunch?

2023-24 A La Carte Prices effective August 1, 2023 
This is where you can go to monitor your child's school meal account. After setting up the account, you may also make deposits to their account using a credit card, debit card or e-check.
The way you access school menus is changing, and we are sure you will love it! Carlisle Area School District, in partnership with Chartwells K12, is now using Nutrislice to publish the school menus to a new interactive website and a free smartphone app! Now you can access your menus anywhere, anytime!
Check out this link to learn about the School Nutrition Association of PA. Carlisle's Child Nutrition program and many of it's team members are proud members of this educational association.
Check out this website to research information, program updates and legislative happenings about our programs through the national school nutrition association. All of the CASD Child Nutrition kitchen managers and team working in our central kitchen are members of this organization.
A site for parents to talk with other parents and school nutrition professionals about the great things happening with school meals.