EAGLES’ WAY CAFE
Click here: Free Lunch Application
Welcome Parents and Students to a new year at Belle Chasse Academy!
We are excited to announce that the Eagles’ Way Café will be offering and serving many new hot and cold breakfast choices, with fresh fruit and juice daily. Our philosophy is healthy body, healthy mind. We follow the “MY Plate” guidance as set forth offering whole grains, lean meats, fresh fruits and vegetables and low-fat milk choices that are low in sodium and 0 saturated fats. (Please see the link below.)
We are also proud to announce that we will be cooking our fresh from the Victory Garden veggies along with all of your other favorite menu items for a hot, fresh, nutritious, delicious meal!
Lunch options available this year will include Salad and Wrap Bar w/ Soup or Fresh Fruit and Yogurt options, Taco Tuesdays, Chicken Caesar Salad Bar, Hoagie Bar and Potato Bar. On your “favorites” Deli line, you’ll find homemade pizza, chicken nuggets, burritos, nachos, burgers and more! And let’s not forget that Miss KK’s cooking up those New Orleans restaurant traditions like Red Beans and Rice, Cajun Pasta-laya, Creole Chicken and fish, Meatloaf, and more on our “Home Made Traditions” line.
BCA participates in the USDA’s National School Breakfast and Lunch program where many students of military families qualify to receive free or reduced lunch and breakfast. Remember, personnel living n base housing only have to list “Base Pay” when identifying military income on the meal application, and only one application per household is needed. Please click the link provided here to file your application electronically. You may also request an application in the cafeteria and if you have any questions or difficulty completing the application please visit us until 3 pm daily or call us at 504-433-5850 x 146.
We encourage our parents to visit and dine with us.
Student breakfast is $1.50, reduced is $ .30; Adults: $1.75; Students lunch is $2.75, reduced is $ .40, Adults: $4.00.
Pre-Payments can be made at myschoolbucks.com or sent into your child’s homeroom teacher. Your child’s student ID card acts as a meal card and is scanned for breakfast and lunch items purchased, and is drawn from the balance that is available. This year we are offering seconds on entrée items after a full meal is purchased, that will be charged $1.00.
BREAKFAST: 7:30 am- 7:55 am
LUNCH: 10:45 am-1:00 pm
DINING HALL PROCEDURES: We strive to provide a pleasant, clean, comfortable, and satisfying dining experience. In order to meet our goals we ask that for your assistance with the following procedures:
Please remember your student ID cards for purchases and ID/ MEAL CARDS are non-transferable and cannot be used by anyone but the purchaser.
Please bus your tray and disposables from your table when you are finished dining.
Please recycle whenever possible.
Your child’s nutrition is a very integral part of the learning experience and helps for the enjoyment of a healthy lifestyle. Please visit the links provided to find out more about MyPlate, Healthy School Lunch options and the many activities we have planned to help your child make great nutrition choices.