School Nutrition Services
CMS Eats at Home

Meal bundles

We are committed to guaranteeing CMS students have access to healthy and nutritional meals each day. Starting September 1, meal bundles with five breakfasts and five lunches will be available for students. Meal bundles will be available for pick up at meal sites or delivered to students' bus stops. Meal bundles are free for all students. 

 
 

Fast facts:

  • 5 breakfasts + 5 lunches in each meal bundle (click here for menu)

  • Pick up at meal site designated when order is placed (list of locations)

  • Delivery to a designated bus stop

  • Free for all students

  • Sign up through PayPAMS required

  • All school nutrition requirements are met

  • Fresh fruits and vegetables in each meal bundle

  • Prepared by School Nutrition Services

  • Delivered by Transportation

  • FAQ 

View the full list of locations here:

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How to sign up

You can pre-order meal bundles through a new or existing PayPAMS account. 

Click here to log in to PayPAMS

Learn more about PayPAMS

  1. Delivery by Transportation to your designated bus stop during the assigned timeframe.

  2. Pick up at one of 40 CMS school locations between 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 
    View locations.

Students do not need to be present for pick up or delivery. Name must be provided to receive the meal bundle. Meal bundles must be pre-ordered. You will receive a confirmation email when you have completed the order process.



“Your support of this program enables us to keep more employees working while we are in a period of all remote instruction.” — Earnest Winston



To see a PayPams demo in English, click here.

 


To see a PayPams demo in Spanish, click here.

 


When does this start?

CMS Eats at Home meal bundles will be available the week of September 1. 


Each student will be given a group assignment. Each group will be designated a day of the week for meal bundle delivery and pick up. 

Group A: Tuesday - 9/1, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29

Group B: Wednesday - 9/2, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30

Group C: Thursday - 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1

Group D: Friday - 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2

Deadlines for ordering for pick up or bus stop delivery:

9/1 – 9/4 -  bus stop delivery 8/18; pick up 8/26

9/8 – 9/11 - bus stop delivery 8/25, pick up 9/2

9/15 – 9/18 - bus stop delivery 9/1, pick up 9/9

9/22 – 9/25 - bus stop delivery 9/8, pick up 9/16

9/29 – 10/2 - bus stop delivery 9/15, pick up 9/23

Custom bus routes will be created weekly based on orders placed for bus stop delivery. The student's address in Power School will be used to create the delivery routes. The parent's phone number in Power School will be used to place a reminder call the day before delivery or pick up.

Meals at School

Students in school daily and/or on their weekly rotation will receive breakfast and lunch in school and will not receive meal bundles for that time or week. When students are not in school, meal bundles will be available.


Questions? Call 980.343.6041

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