Tier Eligibility

Child care providers receive meal reimbursement based on a 2-tier reimbursement, Tier I or Tier II.

Tier I reimbursement can be applied if:

​If you do not meet these guidelines, you will be reimbursed at the Tier II rates.

Household Income Eligibility- UPDATED July 2017

USDA Income Guidelines
July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018

Household Size Yearly Monthly Weekly
1 $22,311 $1,860 $430
2 $30,044 $2,504 $578
3 $37,777 $3,149 $727
4 $45,510 $3,793 $876
5 $53,243 $4,437 $1,024
6 $60,976 $5,082 $1,173
7 $68,709 $5,726 $1,322
8 $76,442 $6,371 $1,471
For each add'l family member add $7,733 $645 $149

Elementary School or Census Eligibility

Below are the schools that meet the Tier I reimbursement based on 50% of the enrolled children being eligible for free or reduced priced meals.  All providers within the boundaries of the school areas are eligible for Tier I rates.