Food Service Photo

The Sparta Area School District participates in the National School Lunch/School Breakfast Program. Nutritious meals are served every school day. All meals served must meet patterns established by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture.

Students may qualify for free or reduced-price meals. One family application must be submitted each year listing every child in the family. Applications are available throughout the school year from your school building. Questions regarding free and reduced-priced meals should be directed to the food service department at (616) 887-1744.

Parents can check student lunch account balances and recent transaction history by going to You will need your students ID number available in PowerSchool. You may also contact the school building your student attends or call food service for the student ID number.  

Parent Letter Regarding Sharing Information


To find the nearest Summer Foodservice program please visit the following site


Breakfast/Lunch Menu

*Menus subject to change without notice 

Meal Prices:



  • Ridgeview, Appleview Elementary - $1.55
  • Middle School/High School - $1.65

Reduced Price
Breakfast - $0.30 



  • Ridgeview, Appleview Elementary - $2.65
  • Middle School / High School - $2.80-$3.20
  • $0.50 - for additional Milk

Reduced Price
Lunch - $0.40
*All lunches include milk and trip to salad bar

PDF DocumentDistrict Wellness Policy

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement 

In accordance with the 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, age, disability, sex, 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/or 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:

mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, S.W.

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

fax: (202) 690-7442 or


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.