COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P.O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 207
November 17, 2000



INFORMATIONAL
 
TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Jo Lynne DeMary
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Payment of State Funds for School Year 2000-2001 National School Lunch Program

The state reimbursement for the National School Lunch Program will be paid via Electronic Data Interchange(EDI)on November 30, 2000. These funds are identified as "STATE LUNCH MATCH FUNDS" on the EDI and must be credited to the school division's food service account. Attached is a list of the payment amounts that will be made for each school division.

In accordance with federal regulations, the state payment to each school division is based on the total number of lunch meals claimed for reimbursement during the 1999-2000 school year. The state reimbursement rate for this year is approximately $0.054 per lunch meal.

If you have any questions concerning this payment, please contact the school nutrition specialist assigned to your division or W. Terry Dougherty, specialist, School Nutrition Programs at (804) 371-8281.

JLD/CDG/idl

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