Overview & Staff

  • The Phelps-Clifton Springs Central School District operates a self-supporting Food Service Program that includes both lunch and breakfast serving approximately 1,300 meals a day. These services are part of the National School Lunch and Breakfast programs and are designed to improve children’s diets by providing nutritionally sound meals while teaching good eating habits to those participating in the program.

    Numerous studies have shown a positive relationship between good eating practices and learning in school. All students are invited to show their support for the food service program.

    Every school in the Phelps-Clifton Springs Central School District offers well-balanced meals that provide students with the nutrition they need to succeed in school. School cafeterias serve breakfast and lunch daily and our meal programs meet federal nutrition standards.

    The cost of a complete breakfast is $1.50.
    The cost of a complete lunch is $2.60.

    Items available daily: Delicious breakfast, Grab & Go items made fresh daily: Salad bar, crispy chicken deli salad, chef salad, garden veggie salad, a variety of wraps and breads with choices of ham, turkey, peanut butter and jelly, tuna, crispy chicken, hot & spicy chicken, fruits, fruit juice and milk. 

    **Menu subject to change without notice **

    ***Financial assistance is available to those who qualify and complete a free and reduced lunch application early in the school year.*** 

    Food Service Staff

    Director: Doris Dunham, Cafe Building, #3, 1550 State Route 488, Clifton Springs, NY 14432, (315) 548-6415 and ddunham@midlakes.org

    Assistant: Brenda Brickle, (315) 548-6415 and bbrickle@midlakes.org

    Secondary School Staff

    Cook Manager: Lisa Bannatyne (315) 548-6416 

    Assistant Cook: Amy LaPaglia 

    Food service staff working at MMS/MHS: William Haus, Debbie McMillen, Susan Scott

    Elementary School Staff

    Cook Manager: Darlene Swank (315) 548-6417 

    Assistant Cook: Cindy Olander

    Food service staff working at MPS/MIS: Michelle Balester, Jean Galligan, Michelle Heitmann, Jennifer Loucks, Karen Pimm, Michele Williams, Tim VanGorder