Sample lunch menu
of daily offerings for a typical week at St. Edmund's Academy.
Students in Preschool, PreK and Kindergarten are served a daily snack. Snack items vary daily and may include: Honey Braided Pretzels, Chex Mix, Orange Wedges, Grapes, Scrabble Cheese Nips, Apple Slices, Granola Bars, Animal Crackers, Baby Carrots with Fat-Free Ranch, White Cheddar Popcorn, NutriGrain Bars and more.
St. Edmund’s Academy and Metz Culinary Management understand the importance of proper nutrition to the health and well-being of school age children. We place special emphasis on nutrition education to help students develop healthy eating habits that will last a lifetime.
Signature entrees vary daily and include many locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Selections include a daily choice of 2 of the following types of entrees: seashell alfredo, fish sandwiches, meatball subs, chicken lo-mein, cheeseburgers, BBQ chicken breast, sloppy joe sandwiches, cheese pizza, cinnamon French toast, penne marinara and potato pierogies.
“Kettle Creations” include “made from scratch” soups, such as creamy vegetable soup, chicken and wild rice soup, New England clam chowder and chili.
A choice of 3 side dishes are offered daily and include locally sourced, fresh ingredients whenever possible. Side items include: fresh zucchini, sugar snap peas, carrot coins, fresh yellow squash, fresh broccoli, fresh spinach, brown rice, mashed potatoes and Caesar salad.
Salads and Sandwiches:
“Up for Grabs” items are available daily and include Garden salads, Chef salads, tuna salad, chicken salad, fresh vegetables and dip, fresh fruit cups, PB&J Sandwiches, ham & cheese sandwiches, turkey & cheese sandwiches, assorted wraps, assorted hoagies, celery & carrots with dip, hummus with pretzels, apples and oranges.
St. Edmund's Academy offers a variety of bagged snack options daily. All snacks are less than 160 calories per serving. *Exception is bagged pretzels at 260 calories per serving.
Dessert choices include fresh fruit such as apples and orange segments or canned fruits served in lite or sugar-free syrup. Ice cream is offered periodically throughout the week and is limited to small single portion servings.
Bottled Water, 100% Juice Choices, Low Fat or Fat Free Milk
St. Edmund's Academy and Metz Culinary Management have partnered to become more environmentally aware. St. Edmund's Academy students, faculty, staff and Metz participate in recycling plastic, cardboard, newspaper and kitchen grease. Metz purchases food from local vendors whenever possible and when the seasons permit. The word “Fresh” in the menu lets you know that these items are fresh picked and have not been frozen or processed.
HEALTHcheck items offer limited use of saturated fats, lower calories, and lower sodium content. Complete nutritional information is available in the dining hall for each item. V=Vegetarian. All breads and pastas offered are whole grain including whole grain white bread, wheat bread and wheat pasta. Brown rice is served in place of white rice.
Each child receives a lunch account number and all charges incurred are billed monthly on the student bill.
$3.40 Preschool/PreK Full Meal with Water or Milk
$3.95 Preschool/PreK Full Meal with Juice
$4.40 Kindergarten – 8th Grade Full Meal with Water or Milk
$4.95 Kindergarten – 8th Grade Full Meal with Juice
*full meal includes entrée plus 3 side/snack items
$2.35 Entrée Only
$1.25 1/2 Entrée Only
$0.85 Side/Snack Only
$1.25 Soup - small
$2.40 Soup - large
$1.70 Pizza with cheese
$1.90 Pizza with topping
$1.25 PB&J Sandwich
$3.50 Wrap or Sub Sandwich
$2.90 Large Garden Salad
$3.50 Specialty Salad (ie Chef, Chicken, Spinach)
$2.00 Scoop Salad (Tuna, Chicken or Egg - small)
$1.25 Small Garden or Spinach Salad
$2.30 Hummus and Pretzels
$1.25 Fruit Cup
$0.50 Whole Fruit
$0.85 Dessert/Ice Cream/Bag Snacks
$0.65 Milk or Water