Food Services

Manager Food Services & Purchasing
Karisa Dennis
Manager, Food Service & Purchasing

EZpay Student Account button    Apply for Free or Reduced lunch via

Food Service Office, 125 East Walnut Street


Westerville Area Kids Lunch Clubs is a FREE program that provides children 1-18

OPT-IN for your child(ren) to recieve breakfast & lunch while in virtual or WVA instruction this 2020-2021 School Year. This is for Free, Reduced or Full Pay breakfast & lunches to be delivered for your children during virtual learning. Due to recent decisions by the United States Department of Agriculture, and while WCSD provides virtual and/or blended instruction for students, families MUST complete the Westerville City Schools Opt-In Form in order to receive a school breakfast and/or lunch during virtual instruction in the 2020-21 school year. DIRECTIONS: Click on the OPT-IN link at the right of this page. Scroll to bottom of page. Click Next. Complete form. 

Lunch Applications for the 2020-21 School Year will be available after July 3, 2020. To begin the application process, please visit or you may click on the above link. Once you have agreed to the terms and conditions, select OH for Ohio and then choose Westerville City Schools. 

Paper applications are available on this webpage, at school buildings, the Enrollment Center, and at the district Food Service office located at 125 E. Walnut St.

If you need assistance with the on-line lunch application, please contact Lonnie Robinson in Food Service at 614-797-5993. 


Eligibility for Free Meals: Please remember that all children in households receiving benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or Ohio Works First (OWF); foster children that are under the legal responsibility of a foster care agency or court; children participating in their school’s Head Start program; and children who meet the definition of homeless, runaway, or migrant are eligible for free meals. Medicaid enrollment does not qualify children for free meals. Contact Food Services at 614-797-5993 with questions.

Refunds of Lunch Money: If you are moving out of the district, or if you have a student who has graduated, you may request a refund of any monies left in their lunch account.  Please complete the Refund/Donation of Lunch Account Balance form and send into the Food Service Department.  The form can be found in the documents on this page.  

Last Day Checks Accepted: Checks,Cash & Money Orders will continue to be accepted in the cafeteria. Last day for checks is May 11, 2021

School Closings: School closings due to inclement weather cause a change in the lunch menu. Please note that the day of return after a snow day, the snow day’s menu will be used. If we have school closed for successive days because of bad weather, the lunch menu on the returning day will still be that of the first snow day. The following day the school lunch menu will return to the printed menu.


School closed School Reopens Menu used on
1st day back
Menu on
2nd day
Jan 17 Jan 18 Jan 17 Jan 19
Jan 27, 28 Jan 29 Jan 27 Jan 30

If you have any questions please call your school's cafeteria manager.

Schools and Managers

Lunches for the following Elementary Schools are transported out of
  • Cherrington
  • Hawthorne
  • Huber Ridge
  • Longfellow
  • Pointview
  • Whittier
  • Wilder
  • Annehurst
  • Alcott
  • Emerson
  • Fouse
  • Hanby
  • Mark Twain
  • McVay
  • Robert Frost

If your child goes to one of these schools and you need to know information over the 
summer or during school closings call 614-797-5993. During the school when school is open you can call the following:

Central Satellite Brent Kasler 797-6840
South Satellite       Charlie Gaston 797-6054
Central High School Debbie Wienman 797-6841
North High School Charlotte Richardson 797-6229
South High School Holly Hughes Carrol 797-6070
Blendon Middle School Robin Oxley 797-6415
Genoa Middle School Kelly George 797-6519
Heritage Middle School Rhonda Fastenau 797-6616
Walnut Springs Middle School Wanda Turner 797-6717


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