NEW for 2022-2023 School Year

FREE BREAKFAST for all students starts 10/01/2022.

Lunch follows Free, Reduced and Paid meals application status.


Families of Children Who May Qualify for Free/Reduced Meals This School Year

Submit applications after July 1, 2022 for the 2022-2023 School Year.

Wellness Committee Meeting Notice
Wellness Committee Meeting Minutes

The wellness committee completes an assessment on the implementation of the wellness policy every three years. To review the most recent assessment, please contact Jon Boyer at [email protected]

Beginning with the first day of the 2022-23 school year, FREE meal status for ALL STUDENTS will NO LONGER APPLY The federal government program, which provided free meals to ALL students due to COVID, has been discontinued as of the end of the 2021-22 school year.

Parent/Guardians will have access to Free and Reduced Applications by the following means:
1. Distributed via email in the beginning of August to all parents/guardians.
2. On the school website in the beginning of August
3. Hard copy during Back to School Night on August 18
4. Hard copy provided to students upon request when going through the lunch line.

All parents are urged to submit Free/Reduced Applications if they feel they may qualify. All unpaid cafeteria charges are put into student obligations, which can affect extracurricular event participation, athletic participation, dance participation, open lunch, and graduation.

Completed applications can be mailed to the school, York Tech, Attn: Dana Myers, Cafeteria, 2179 S Queen St, York PA 17402 or emailed directly to Dana Myers at [email protected] Applications should be submitted at least two days prior to the beginning of the school year.

Applications that are submitted to other school districts for siblings are not transferrable to York Tech, so an application must be submitted to York Tech.

Approved prices for meals for the 2022-23 school year are as follows:
Student Breakfast-Reduced: $0.30
Student Breakfast-Full: $1.90
Student Lunch-Reduced: $0.40
Student Lunch-Full: $2.85

Without this application on file, your child may not be able to access some of the supportive assistance offered to make it possible for ALL students to participate in co-curricular activities, regardless of their financial situation.

If you have qualified for Free & Reduced School Meals in the past, or if you think you may qualify now, we encourage you to complete an application and return it as soon as possible.

Free & Reduced Meals Applications
New students please submit an application at YCST if you received benefits from the home school.  Home schools do not forward applications to YCST.
Returning students please submit a new application each school year.  You have 30 days to submit a new application. 
Go to the Household application link to the left. You may submit an application on-line or print a paper application and hand to the cashiers located in the cafeteria.
All applications are approved by the same eligibility guidelines.
Allow 24 hours for application approval.
Parents will receive an email notification or letter. 

York County School of Technology Cafeteria 

Skyward Cafeteria Account Information
Parent/Guardian can:
  • Add funds to account
  • View purchases and payments
  • Restrict a la carte purchase 
If you have any questions you may contact:
Dana Myers
Food Service Manager
(717)741-0820 Ext. 5175

[email protected]