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Free & Reduced Applications

Free and Reduced Applications

  • Children need healthy meals to learn.  The Newton Community School District offers healthy meals every school day.
  • The Newton Community School District is offering no cost meals during the 2021 - 2022 school year through the Seamless Summer Option.
  • The free and reduced price application may be needed by your school for other programs, such as P-EBT.
  • You only need to submit one application per household, even if your children attend more than one school in the Newton CSD.
  • Be sure to read and sign the Waiver Information on the back of the application to be considered for a full or partial waiver of school fees.
  • Completed Free and Reduced Applications can be submitted in the following ways:  
    • Postal Mail:
      • Newton Community Schools, 800 E 4th St S, Newton, IA  50208  ATTN:  Cristy Croson
    • Drop Off at:
      • E.J.H. Beard Administration Center (1302 1st Ave W) 
        • The district office is open Monday - Friday (7:30 AM - 4:30 PM), with the exception of Fridays:  July 16 & 23 
      • At any school building office secretary (Beginning August 2, 2021)
  • Questions?  Please contact Cristy Croson, Food Service Supervisor at (641) 792.5797 X2001 or via email at
Cristy Croson

Cristy Croson
Food Service - Food Service Supervisor

  641-792-5797 ext. 2001

  Newton High School

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