The DeWitt School District continues to collaborate with K-12 Culinary Connection. The goal for this year is to give students restaurant quality food and healthy options on a daily basis.

K-12 Culinary Connection brought over 1,000 new recipes for our district to sample and enjoy, including made from scratch pizza, orange chicken and fried rice, homemade meatloaf, and chicken enchiladas with trained culinary chefs creating new and trending recipes!

The 2019-2020 Child Nutrition Director is Ms. Christen Earhart. She may be reached at DeWitt Elementary School at 1718 S. Grandview Drive, by phone at 870.946.4651, or by email:

Cafeteria Pricing:

  • DES/GES: Breakfast - free
  • Lunch: $1.75 (full pay) $0.40 (reduced) $3.75 (adult)
  • DMS/DHS: Breakfast: $1.25 (full pay) $0.30 (reduced) $1.50 (adult)
  • Lunch: $2.25 (full pay) $0.40 (reduced) $3.75 (adult)

EZ School Pay

The ability to pay for school breakfast and lunch online is now an option for district students! Monitor your child’s meal account balance and receive low-balance email alerts through EZSchoolPay. The online payment option is a quick and secure way to deposit money to your child’s meal account by using a debit or credit card.

In addition to helping the school take advantage of the latest technology, this service is a great convenience to you. By utilizing, you will not have to wonder if the check you wrote for meals actually made it to school and your children will be assured that meals will continue uninterrupted.

  • Send payments faster and directly into your child’s meal accounts. Payments are credited within 10 minutes.
  • Low Balances: Receive alerts when your child’s balance drops below a certain balance.
  • Mobile applications: EZSchoolPay is available from your device’s app store and are
  • available for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices. Receive alerts of low balances and make payments for your child’s meal account.

If you would like to take advantage of any of the features mentioned above, you must create an online account. Getting started is easy! Visit The website will guide you to create an account and link your student to the account before entering a credit/payment.

DeWitt School District’s Food and Nutrition Services department strives to provide a balanced nutritional program for all students, and to provide support and options for parents. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Ms. Christen Earhart, Food Service Director, at (870)946-4651 or

Free and Reduced Price School Meals

Children need healthy meals to learn. DeWitt School District offers healthy meals every school day. Your children may qualify for free meals or for reduced price meals.

The DeWitt School District policy for providing free and reduced price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program, Afterschool Snack Program, and School Breakfast Program is available at the link below. DeWitt Elementary School, DeWitt Middle School, DeWitt High School, and Gillett Elementary School also have a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by any interested party.

The price charged for a paid student breakfast is $1.25 at all campuses and for a paid adult breakfast is $1.50 at all campuses; the price charged for a paid student lunch is $1.75 at DeWitt Elementary School and Gillett Elementary School and $2.25 at DeWitt Middle School and DeWitt High School. Adult lunch will be $3.50 at all campuses.

Household size and income criteria will be used to determine eligibility for free and reduced price benefits for SY 2018-2019. Children from households whose income is at or below the levels shown are eligible for free or reduced price meals.

Nondiscrimination Statement for Arkansas Child Nutrition Programs

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and United States 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 by clicking here, 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:
  2. U.S. Department of Agriculture
  3. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
  4. 1400 Independence Avenue, SW
  5. Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
  6. fax: 202-690-7442
  7. email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.