Furloughed El Paso, Ysleta ISD families can apply for free, reduced meals

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El Paso and Ysleta ISD families affected by the ongoing government shutdown may be eligible for free and reduced-priced school meals.

According to EPISD, parents can fill out a new meal application that reflects the current household income.

Click HERE for an English application or HERE for a Spanish application.

YISD is also encouraging parents to reapply for its Free and Reduced Lunch Program.

According to YISD, a qualifying family of four must earn less than $46,435 a year for reduced-price meals, or less than $32,630 for free meals.

Officials say breakfast is already free for all YISD students this school year.

Click HERE for the YISD school meal application. Applications are also available at each campus.

For more information, call EPISD at 915-230-2160 or YISD at 915-434-0130.

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