Waived Fees & Free Meal Program
In order to receive consideration for the Waived Fee Program and Free Meal Program at Lake Park High School for the 2021-2022 school year, you will need to download and complete this form for fee waivers and this form for free meals, provide the required income verification information and submit it to the principal’s office. Before final approval can be granted, the District must verify your income.
Income is any money received on a recurring basis, including gross earned income. Gross income represents all the money earned before deductions such as income taxes, social security taxes, insurance premiums, and bonds. Income includes earnings from work, welfare payments, child support, alimony, pensions, retirement, social security, net rental income, net royalties, disability benefits, income from estates, trusts, investments, regular contributions from persons not living in the household, and any other money available to pay for student’s fees. If you are unemployed, please provide documentation of your employment status and/or unemployment compensation.
To qualify for this program, the State requires you to provide the following information:
- 1040 Federal Income Tax Form for the previous year (if not available, W2 Statements and/or 2 current payroll stubs/direct deposit receipts are required)
- Social Security, disability, unemployment benefits, or child support
- Section 8 Housing Voucher
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Also, please note the Waived Fee Program guidelines require individuals to notify Lake Park if their household income increases by $50 or more per month ($600 per year).
Please call (630) 529-4500 and select the appropriate campus if you have questions regarding your application or the income verification process.