• Board Approved Charge PolicyHowe ISD Cafeteria Guidelines-Negative Balance

    Parent will be contacted by any or all of the following means when a student's account becomes negative: written notice sent home with student, email or phone call. 

    Negative Balance Grace PeriodIf a student's meal account reaches a negative balance, that student will be allowed to charge meals until they reach the following limits:

    Elementary/Intermediate School


    Middle School


    High School


    Alternate Meals
    When a student's meal account reaches a negative balance at or below the charge limit, that student will receive an alternate meal at a reduced rate.



    -$0.75 | Breakfast will consist of toast, fruit and milk.


    -$1.50 | Lunch will consist of a sandwich, fruit and milk.


    End of Year Procedures | Charges will not be allowed three weeks prior to the last day of instruction.  Students who do not have the necessary funds to pay for a meal will be given an alternate meal.


Elementary/Intermediate School Meal Prices

Middle School Meal Prices

High School Meal Prices