Nutrition Services Department

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Welcome to Ripon Unified's Food Service Department

Summer meals will be provided for children under 18 years old through our  Grab and Go service at Ripon Elementary School. Click here for a detailed flier. 

Ripon Unified School District’s Food and Nutrition Services Department provides students nutritious meals at reasonable prices.  The district participates in the National School Lunch Program providing meals that meet State and Federal regulations that are in line with the Dietary Guidelines for Healthy Americans.  Breakfast is also served at some schools.


We serve a variety of entrees at lunch along with a Garden Bar at the Elementary Schools.  The Garden Bar includes seasonally fresh fruits and vegetables.  All meals include the choice of low fat white or nonfat chocolate milk.  Full price for lunch is $3.00 at the Elementary Schools and $3.25 at High School.  Reduced price lunch for eligible students is 40 cents.

The menu can be found under the "Grab and Go Meals!" link.  Those students eligible for free or reduced price meals are also eligible for breakfast.  The full price is $1.50 at the Elementary Schools and $1.75 at the High School.  Reduced price breakfast for eligible students is 30 cents


The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)


If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, or by fax (202) 690-7442 or by email at Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). 

Civil Rights Compliance officer Ziggy Robeson, Superintendent phone 209-599-2131


USDA  and CDE are an equal opportunity provider and employer.


Note: The only protected classes covered under the Child Nutrition Programs are race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

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