Griffith Public Schools


        "Prepared with Passion!  Delivered with Pride!"
VISION:  Griffith Public Schools Food Service Department, working together, to deliver the nutritional building blocks for the foundation of student learning with outstanding service. 
MISSION:  To support the educational process and improve the health and well-being of every Griffith student by providing nutritious, wholesome, high quality meals in a friendly, courteous manner. 
We invite all students to dine with us.
Each meal provides "fuel for learning" that students
need to make the most of their school experience." 

Each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture partners with local organizations like Griffith Public Schools to provide free meals to children when school is out for the summer.

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:, 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 mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; fax: (202) 690-7442; or email:

 This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


Meal and Textbook Assistance Applications  2016-17
Applications will be available after July 1st at all school offices and on this website.   Just click on the link for Meal and Textbook Assistance to download the 2016-17 applications.  Applications will NOT be accepted before July 1st.  If you fill it and hand it in before July 1st it will NOT be processed.  All families unless otherwise notified by mail must complete a new application each school year.

 All Griffith Public Schools Offer a Healthy & Nutritious Breakfast Every Morning! 

Start Your Day Right

2016-17 Meal Prices

Elementary Paid                          $ 1.25
 Elementary Reduced                   $   .30 
Middle/High School Paid             $ 1.50
 Middle/High School Reduced      $   .30 
Elementary Paid                          $ 2.10
Elementary Reduced                   $   .40
Middle/High School Paid            $ 2.35
 Middle/High School Reduced     $   .40 
Seconds and A la Cart Items are Priced Separately.  A la Cart items are NOT allowed to be charged.  Milk if purchased separately is an a la cart item. 
Griffith Schools Food Service Team 
Britney McCray, Director of Food Services      
219.924.4250 ext. 3114
Beth Nunez, Griffith Middle/High School Kitchen Manager 
Diane Zurawski, Beiriger Elementary School Kitchen Manager 
Tiffiny Ulman, Ready Elementary School Kitchen Manager 
Fran Evans, Wadsworth Elementary School Kitchen Manager