Skip to main content
Long Beach Unified School District Logo

Home - Nutrition Services

The Nutrition Services Branch is committed to promoting healthy food choices through school meals and nutrition education for the students of Long Beach Unified School District. Our team of food and nutrition professionals is dedicated to providing students with nutritious meals to support their academic success.

Free Meals for All Children Ages One to 18! 

The Long Beach Unified School District is offering grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches on school days, free of charge! Meals are available to all children ages one to 18, enrollment is not required. To view a map of the serving locations, click here. To view meal service times for each serving location, click here. To view the weekly menu, click here

Children must be present to pick up meals. If a child is not present to pick up meals, a parent/guardian may bring one of the following documents to pick up meals for children:

  • LBUSD student ID

  • Any student ID issued by any agency

  • Tax Return

  • Birth Certificate

  • Benefit issuance letter showing child is part of the adult's household

  • Meal Eligibility Letter from any school district

  • Benefit Issuance document from Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

  • Any official document showing children are part of the adult's household

Check out our Online Meal Application!  
You can fill out a meal application for free or reduced-priced meals at:

This application is Smart-Phone friendly and

is available in English and Spanish.

Apply Today Logo

MySchoolBucks Online Payment Center     My School Bucks Logo

Long Beach Unified School District has an online Payment Center with MySchoolBucks where Parents may pre-pay for student meals and check account balances.

Start here and follow the instructions to create your account today with MySchoolBucks!

Nutrition Services Branch offices are located in the Nutrition Center at:

3333 Airport Way
Long Beach, CA 90806

Phone: (562) 427-7923

Fax: (562) 988-0263

We are open Monday through Friday, except for District holidays and furlough days.

Office hours: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM 

Warehouse delivery hours: 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM, no appointment needed

Nondiscrimination Statement

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, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, 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:

(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Instagram Logo


Department Info

Department Address
3333 Airport Way
Long Beach, CA 90806

Department Phone
Phone: (562) 427-7923

Earned Income Tax Credit Information

Notice: The California Revenue and Taxation Code (RTC) Section 19853(b) requires local educational agencies (LEA) that operate the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) to annually notify households about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Information Act.

More information on the Earned Income Tax Credit Information Act.