Federal regulations on meals served in schools

Regulations regarding school lunches are available at the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE)–Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) website’s page for the “Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA)." The site includes documents that can be downloaded, access to meal pattern information, instructions and “best practices” that schools around Minnesota are doing in relation to school meals and HHFKA. 


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, sex, 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 202-720-6582 (TTY).

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Cost of meals

Breakfast: $2.50
Lunch: $3.50
Dinner: $3.50

Cafeteria hours

Breakfast: 7:15-7:50 a.m.
Lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12.55 p.m.
Dinner: 5-6 p.m.

Download an application to apply for free and reduced-price school meals here.

Nutritional information

If you want to know the nutritional values behind our meal items, this chart will provide that information.

Perpich Arts High School Cafeteria Menus

This will be the breakfast menu each week when school is in session this year.