Nutrition Services



In conjunction with summer school in the Branson School District, a free nutritious meal will be available to all children age 18 and younger and eligible disabled adults. Children are not required to attend summer school to participate. Meals will be served at the following locations on the following dates:

Branson High School

935 Buchanan Road

June 3 - 6

June 10 - 13

June 17 - 20

Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Cedar Ridge Elementary

396 Cedar Ridge Drive

June 3 - 6

June 10 - 13

June 17 - 20

June 24 - 27

Breakfast: 8:10 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Lunch: 10:40 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.


For additional information on the summer meal program, please call the district’s Nutrition Services office at (417) 334-6541 ext. 9051.

DESE Nutrition Services has asked schools to share the Missouri SuN Bucks program in anticipation of it's federal approval. Eligible families would receive a one-time $120 benefits per qualifying child on an EBT card to buy food from authorized locations during the summer. For additional information about this program please scan the QR code or visit



The Nutrition Services Department utilizes LINQ CONNECT for Free/Reduced Family Meal Applications, Online Payments, and Menus. Click the icons below to access the app and get signed up!

The app gives you access to:

  • Submit your yearly Free/Reduced Family Meal Application online
  • Remotely monitor your children's meal account
  • Make online payments using your bank account or credit card. There is a flat rate convenience fee that will be added for the transaction with LINQ.
  • Set up low balance e-mail message alerts
  • Set up recurring payments & transfer funds between children
  • View menus and allergy/nutritional information



Jill Morey

Jill Morey

 Nutrition Services Director

(417) 334-6541 Ext 9050


Alex Gomez

Operations Supervisor

(417) 334-6541 Ext 9052


Guadalupe Wiley

Cedar Ridge Elementary Kitchen Manager

(417) 334-5135 Ext 2050


April Hicks

Buchanan Elementary Kitchen Manager

(417)243-2530 Ext 7050


Desi Yohn

Junior High Kitchen Manager

(417) 334-3087 Ext 3050

Susan Pair

Susan Pair

Administrative Assistant

(417) 334-6541 Ext 9051


Roxanna Blackwood

Cedar Ridge Primary Kitchen Manager

(417) 336-1887 Ext 6050


Lisa Smith

Cedar Ridge Intermediate

Kitchen Manager

(417) 334-5137 Ext 1050

NS Kitchen Manager

Jessie Giddings

Buchanan Intermediate Kitchen Manager

(417) 332-3201 Ext 4050

Lora Molina

Lora Davenport

High School Kitchen Manager

(417) 334-6511 Ext 5050