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Food Services

Food Services

We at Food Services are dedicated to serving our students meals that are delicious, nutritious, and budget-conscious. Our cafeterias serve 1,250 hot breakfasts and 2,500 hot lunches daily. About 75% of our students meet federal income guidelines for free meals..

Contact: Lynsi Barnhill, Food Services Director Phone:270-444-5600


Paducah Public Schools Wellness Policy

The Paducah Board of Education is committed to providing school environments that promote and protect student health, well-being, and ability to learn by supporting healthy eating and physical activity.  If you would like to know about our student welfare and wellness policy, please click "read more". More +

District Wellness Report Card 2019-20

Please click "read more" to see the 2019-20 District Wellness Report Card. More +

Breakfast and Lunch Are Free at Paducah Public Schools

Paducah Public Schools will again be serving meals to students at no charge under the National School Lunch / School Breakfast Programs for the 2019-20 school year. All students will be served Lunch and breakfast at no charge at the following sites:

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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. More +

See ChooseMyPlate to Build a Healthy Eating Style

MyPlate is a reminder to find your healthy eating style and build it throughout your lifetime. Everything you eat and drink matters. The right mix can help you be healthier now and in the future. This means:

  • Focus on variety, amount, and nutrition.
  • Choose foods and beverages with less saturated fat, sodium, and added sugars.
  • Start with small changes to build healthier eating styles.
  • Support healthy eating for everyone.

Eating healthy is a journey shaped by many factors, including our stage of life, situations, preferences, access to food, culture, traditions, and the personal decisions we make over time. All your food and beverage choices count. MyPlate offers ideas and tips to help you create a healthier eating style that meets your individual needs and improves your health.  For more infomation, see the  ChooseMyPlate web site here.

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800 Caldwell St. Paducah, KY 42003 | Phone: (270) 444-5600 | Fax: (270) 444-5607
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