Pre-Payment Options

Please take advantage of the options to prepay your student's meal accounts. Prepaid meal accounts help the lunch lines go faster and gives students more time to eat, relax, and play. It also gives you the peace of mind of not having to worry about looking for lunch money every day or worry that it might get lost, stolen or used for other things other than lunch.

School cafeterias are not equipped to take debit or credit card payments. Any payment you wish to make with debit or credit cards must be made online at  For assistance on please reference the following site or e-mail K12PaymentCenter at
School Nutrition will accept checks for the amount of purchase or for the pre-payment of meals.

All checks must be made payable to the student's school cafeteria and should include a phone number and the student(s) account number.

Returned check fees will apply to all returned checks. Davidson County Schools School Nutrition Department does not have the ability to credit any accounts or bank fees that have incurred due to returned checks.
If making a payment on your student(s) account by cash please be aware the full amount will be placed on the student(s) meal account.

Online Payments

Online Payments: Lunch_Prepay

Online payments are a simple, safe and secure way to make payments to your students account 24 hours a day at your convenience.