"Weldon City Schools will participate in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), a part of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, during the 2018-19 school year.

    CEP in Weldon City Schools District will allow all students one free reimbursable breakfast and one free reimbursable lunch each day the student is in attendance."

Weldon City Schools School Nutrition Overview
  • Weldon City Schools School Nutrition Overview
     Weldon City Schools consist of three school sites with conventional, self-preparation (on-site), air conditioned food service facilities.  The sites are Weldon Middle School, Weldon Elementary Global Academy, and Weldon Stem High School Career Academy Cafeterias.  The school nutrition unit is staffed with fourteen employees and one full-time director.  The school nutrition budget is over $760,000.00.  As reported on the monthly participation reports submitted to the state department, Average Daily Membership (ADM) is 927 and Average Daily Attendance (ADA) is 872.  Approximately 94% of the total student membership is present daily. Weldon City Schools' School  Nutrition Program provides federally regulated nutritious and appealing meals of high quality in a pleasant atmosphere.  The program has established good rapport among school food service employees, principals, board members, administrators, local community, media and students.   The school nutrition department encourages empowerment for its employees and continue to educate students, parent, faculty, administrators, and the community on nutritional trends and dietary regulations that will impact on their lives.  In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 or (202) 720-6382 (TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
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  • USDA Non-Discrimination Statement

    In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

    Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

    To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

    (1)      mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
                       Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
                       1400 Independence Avenue, SW
                       Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

    (2)      fax: (202) 690-7442; or

    (3)      email:

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

  • Lyrita Garner
    School Nutrition Director
    252-536-4821 Ext:233
  • Christy Edmonds
    Administrative Assistant
    252-536-4821 Ext:230