The Nutrition Services Department is made up of a team of food and nutrition professionals who support learning by promoting healthy eating habits. All meals served at our school cafeterias meet state and federal dietary guidelines and provide students with access to a variety of affordable and appealing foods that meet their health and nutrition needs.
No Meal Applications for 2021-2022! Free Meals for all!
For the 2021-2022 school year, all school meals for K-12 scholars will be free, regardless of household income.In place of standard meal applications, families are being asked to complete the following form:
alternativehouseholdincomeform .oside.usIf eligible, families are then able to request a Benefits Verification Letter at the following link:Request for Benefits Verification Letter:
Solicitud de carta de verificación de beneficios de OUSD:
XUSTy9haZqbt1yvt7You can find additional information and Frequently Asked Questions at the following link:
If you are a food vendor and would like to schedule a meeting or drop off some of your company's samples, please contact Marilyn Gries, our administrative secretary by email or phone.
No Electronic Payments in School Cafeterias
Please be advised that at this time all OUSD school cafeterias are not accepting electronic payment. (PAYPAMS).
All school meals continue to be free, but for those scholars who are purchasing A La Carte snacks, only cash is being taken as payment.
If you have loaded funds onto your student's PAYPAMS Account and you would like to request a refund, please contact our
Account Tech, Rocio De Alba by phone at (760) 966-4004 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
707 Carey Road, Room #18
Oceanside, CA 92058
Our office is open to the public on Monday - Friday from 6:30 AM to 3:00 PM.
You can also reach our office by phone at (760) 966-4095.
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.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
1. mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
2. fax: (202) 690-7442; or
3. email: email@example.com.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.