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Welcome to Food & Nutrition Services
Our Mission Statement:

Food and Nutrition Services is dedicated to providing all students of Ramona Unified healthy, nutritious, and appetizing meals that meet students' nutritional needs, following state and federal requirements, USDA Dietary Guidelines, in a friendly and nurturing environment.

Contact Information

8 months ago

Ramona USD Food & Nutrition Services

720 Ninth Street

Ramona, CA 92065

(760) 787-2048

Director of Food & Nutrition Services

Emily Cena, Ph.D., R.D.

Food & Nutrition Services Technician

Julie Fields


2018-2019 Free and Reduced Meal Application

8 months ago

Ramona Food & Nutrition Services is now accepting applications for free and reduced price school meals for the 2018-19 school year.  A new application is required every year, even if your financial situation has not changed.  Only one application is needed per household.  

Application Instructions -- English

2018-2019 Application for Free and Reduced Price Meals -- English

Instruciones -- Spanish

2018-2019 Solicitud para Alimentos Gratis o a Precio Reducido -- Spanish

Methods of Payment

8 months ago

1. Prepay for meals online at, where you can also monitor your child's account balance and purchase history. Please note that some services require fees. For information about this option, click HERE.

2. Prepay for meals with cash or check, payable to RUSD. Please use blue or black ink only. Cash or check should be sent in an envelope labeled with the child(ren)'s name(s) and school(s), and indicating the money is for school meals. Cash and check payments are accepted at every school site, as well as the Food & Nutrition Services office in the District Office. Please note that bank fees charged for returned checks (non-sufficient funds) are the responsibility of the student's parent/guardian. 

3. Pay as you go, with cash or check. Although we encourage pre-payment to minimize cash handling at school, students are always welcome to pay for meals with cash or check in the lunch line. 

Medical Statement

6 months ago

If your child requires a special meal or accommodation for medical reasons, please have their physician or nurse practitioner complete the medical statement below, in its entirety, and return to Food & Nutrition Services of Ramona Unified School District.