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The La Vega ISD
Child Nutrition Department
3101 Latimer Street, Bldg. F

Waco, Texas 76705

Phone: 254-299-6807

Fax: 254-799-2554



The mission of the La Vega Independent School District Child Nutrition Office, recognizing the vital relationship between nutrition and education, is to ensure that every student is offered a high quality, well balanced, nutritious meal at breakfast as well as lunch, with friendly service, by a quality staff observing high sanitation and safety standards, utilizing cost effective management practices, and following the child nutrition program guidelines.


The National School Lunch and Breakfast Program at La Vega ISD is planned and managed by ARAMARK Food Services. We take pride in providing La Vega students with well-balanced, nutritious meals. The La Vega Child Nutrition Department provides FREE Breakfast, Lunch and Supper to all enrolled students of La Vega ISD.



Free and Reduced applications are not required for the 2021 – 2022 school year.

ALL La Vega ISD students receive FREE MEALS.


In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. 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 at:, 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:  U.S. Department of Agriculture

                   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

                   1400 Independence Avenue, SW

                   Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)  fax:    (202) 690-7442; or

(3)  email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Contact Us
Dave Thiel
Child Nutrition Director
(254) 299-6810
Theresa Sealey
CNS Specialist
(254) 299-6808
Brenda Helm
CNS Supervisor
(254) 299-6748
Rosie Slater
(254) 299-6807
CNS Café Managers:
LVPS: Carolyn Porter
(254) 299-6737
LVES: Brenda Raines
(254) 299-6761
LVIS: Vivian Whitaker
(254) 299-6784
LVJHS:  Jennifer Gassaway
(254) 299-6804
LVHS: Lisa Black
(254) 299-6839