Families are welcomed to complete a Meal Assistance Application for each school year. Your application helps us apply for grant opportunities. Paper Copies will be available from the BACS front office as well! Brighten is now using an electronic platform for application processing; please contact us if you are experiencing any difficulties.
Free school meals are available to all Brighten Academy students! Thank you to the Georgia School Nutrition program as well as the US Department of Agriculture for approving the Seamless Summer Option through the 2021-2022 school year! MANY thanks to the Douglas County School System for supporting our Brighten families through the summer feeding program as well.
Please click on the School Meals link to connect to SLA's website, including company information, payment portal, menus, and nutritional information!
You can also download the Nutrislice app through the App Store or Google Play!
Daily Menus, Nutritional information, and more!
Making payment on your student's lunch account:
All families should registered at the payment portal through www.SLAlunch.com to monitor transaction and make deposits onto the lunch account. We do not accept personal checks. You may choose to stop by the cafeteria and pay in cash directly to SLA staff, but there is a delay in applying this credit to your account. No change is provided. Receipts are provided in the form of online access to transactions through the parent portal website, www.SLAlunch.com
Brighten Wellness Plan
The Food Safety and Wellness Plan is being revised as part of an annual review process. The plan will be presented at the December meeting of the Governing Board. Please feel free to join us then or contact Kelly Bemus to review the draft copy. All are welcome to review this working document and/or give feedback via email to Kbemus@brightenacademy.com