All students receive Free Breakfast and Lunch due to the CEP, (Community Eligibility Provision), a program that was approved in 2018-2019 through Texas Department of Agriculture.


We are in partnership with the National School Breakfast and Lunch Programs.  These programs provide nutritious, delicious, and complete meals to children. 


Parents and Families: The application for P-EBT benefits is now open until Aug. 13. P-EBT provides food

benefits to families with eligible children who temporarily lost access to free or reduced-price meals

during the 2020–21 school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

For more information:


To apply, go to (application link is case-sensitive). The application opens June 2. Deadline to apply is Aug. 13, 2021.

Palo Pinto Elementary will be participating in a Seamless Summer Program (SSO). What does this mean? Beginning Nov. 2, 2020 – May 21, 2021, Palo Pinto Elementary will be offering free breakfast and lunch meals during school days to families in the community who have children 18 years and under who are NOT attending school. Meals will continue to be served during school days and are free for all students attending Palo Pinto Elementary. Parents who would like to pick up meals for children not attending school must contact the front office by 8:30am daily. Parent must bring child(ren) each time they are picking up meals. Meals can be picked up from 10:00am to 11:00am. Each time parents come to pick up meals, face masks are required, and they should park in front of the cafeteria and call the office at 940.659.2745.

  Adult Meal Pricing: 

  Breakfast     $2.50

  Lunch          $4.00