Child Nutrition Online Free/Reduced Meal Application Process

FBISD Encourages Families to take Advantage of the Online Free/Reduced Meal Application Process for the 2015-2016 School Year

Parents/guardians may begin applying online beginning Monday, August 10

In preparation for the 2015-2016 school year, Fort Bend ISD’s Child Nutrition Department is encouraging eligible parents/guardians to take advantage of the online process when completing the Free/Reduced Meal Program application. Families will not receive printed applications this year.  Families may complete an online application from any computer with internet access at

Families will need the following information available when completing the online application:

  • Student’s legal name (first and last), birth date, and assigned ID number (if known)
  • Student’s school name
  • All household gross income and/or SNAP (formerly food stamps) or TANF eligibility determination group number EDG # (not Case #)
  • Last four digits of the parent’s/guardian’s social security number

Parents/guardians who do not have computer access may:

  • Visit their child’s school and complete the application on a school computer.
  • Visit FBISD’s Child Nutrition Department (555 Julie Rivers Dr., Sugar Land, 77478) for computer access. Families may visit Child Nutrition on Monday through Friday in the morning (from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.) or afternoon (from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.).
  • Request an application from their child’s campus.

For more information or assistance in completing the online Free/Reduced Meal Program application, contact the Child Nutrition Department at (281) 634-1196.