National School Lunch Program
Thurgood Marshall Academy offers a comprehensive meal program for all students. The school participates in the National School Lunch Program and all students receive free breakfast daily. As a Community Eligibility Option School, changes for SY16-17 will include free lunch for all students. Below, you will find more information about Thurgood Marshall Academy’s Wellness Policy, instructions on student bill payment as well as National School Lunch Guidelines.
Thurgood Marshall Academy’s Student Billing Information
Breakfast and Lunch Menus
Locally Grown or Processed Information
Public Notice regarding Civil Rights Policies
- Thurgood Marshall Academy is proud to be a part of the National School Breakfast and Lunch Program.In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, it Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/filing-program-discrimination-complaint-usda-customer , and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
- Mail: U. S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-9410;
- Fax: (202)-690-7442; or
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
Also, the District of Columbia Human Rights Act, approved December 13, 1977 (DC Law 2-38; DC Official Code §2-1402.11(2006):as amended) states the following:
Pertinent section of DC Code §2-1402.11:
It shall be an unlawful discriminatory practice to do any of the following acts, wholly or partially for a discriminatory reason based upon the actual or perceived; race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, genetic information, disability, matriculation, or political affiliation of any individual. To file a complaint alleging discrimination on one of these bases, please contact the District of Columbia’s Office of Human Rights at (202) 727-4559 or email@example.com.
Residential child care institutions which are not licensed to accept individuals with certain kinds of disabilities and therefore, feel they are unable to make this statement may add the following phrase as clarification:
This institution is primarily a special agency for the education of youth, grades 9 through 12 and geared only to take care of those types of conditions. Individuals with other disabilities will be referred to another institution with appropriate services.