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NSLP Statistics

National School Lunch/Breakfast Programs

Program Year
July 1, 2016 - 
June 30, 2017 
 July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018

 
Education Service Centers 20 20 
School Districts Contract Entities (Public & Charter) 1,139 1,132 
Schools 8,221
8,259 
 
Private / RCCI Contract Entities 119
110 
Private / RCCI Sites 212
201 
 
Average Daily Participation Breakfast (September - May) 1,816,979
1,819,184 
Average Daily Participation  Lunch (September - May) 3,152,693
3,140,625 
Average Daily Participation Snack (September - May) 138,037
106,289  
 
Breakfast Served for the Year 319,880,828
300,527,908 
Lunches Served for the Year 554,462,485
518,281,465 
Snacks Served for the Year 20,658,513
15,335,747 
 
Federal Reimbursement for Breakfast $563,632,840
$553,478,031 
Federal Reimbursement for Lunch $1,425,919,064
$1,397,251,622 
Federal Reimbursement for Snack $17,358,787
$13,169,363 
State Reimbursement (Public Schools) $14,731,422
$14,494,835 
Total Number of Meals Served for the Year 895,001,826
834,145,120 
Total Federal and State Reimbursement for Child Nutrition Programs $2,021,642,112
$1,978,393,852 

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