Watch the Graduation video at:

Get the latest school information & updates related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Says "Jamestown Public Schools supports ND agriculture by purchasing regionally produced foods and incorporating them into local school menus." Shows fork with potato, vegetables, milk, and apple.

Food Services

School Lunch Program


School lunches and breakfasts are available for all students in Jamestown Public Schools. Your family might be eligible for free or reduced meal prices. The School District encourages all families to complete the free or reduced meal application which is mailed to each family the second week of August. Applications can also be completed online. Families should also fill out the free and reduced information release form to help the schools receive additional benefits and reduce applicable fees.  If you do not receive an application, please call Joseph Oster, Food Service Director, at 701-252-1950 Ext. 2115.

Breakfast and lunch is served daily at all elementary, middle and high school in the district. The breakdown for costs for the 2021-2022 school year can be found in Meal Pricing.

The School Lunch program is supported by the charge made to patrons for meals and by the subsidy received from Federal sources through the State Lunch Program.

Payment for school lunch service will be accepted at the Administration Office at 207 2nd Avenue SE.

To Check your child/children’s lunch balance and/or receive free email notification of low balance go to eFunds for Schools.

To check your child/children’s account to see what they are eating and/or their lunch balance, you must have their User ID and Password, then click on e~Funds For Schools link above for Lunch Balance

A letter with your students ‘Student Number’ is issued by the school to all students.  If you need another one please contact your child’s schools secretary.

Employment Opportunities

Cook Picture

Are you looking for a great opportunity during the day while your kids are in school? Food Service is hiring! Contact Joe Oster at or by phone at 701-252-1950.

Food Services Information

e~Funds for Schools  Fresh fruits and vegetables

Parent's - Monitor your student's account balance and/or receive free email alerts when meal fund balances are low, and see what your student is eating. Make a monthly one-time payment online or a recurring payment that automatically is withdrawn from your checking account or charged to your debit/credit card when the student's lunch balance is low.

Set up e~Funds for Schools:

  • Log into e~Funds from the Parent tab on the website under Parent Portals select e~Funds.
  • Or from the JPS App@Jamestown 1-ND in the Google Play Store or in iTunes Apps.
  • Need to create an account and have questions-contact the Administration Office at 701-252-1950.
  • A letter with your students ‘Student Number’ is issued by the school to all students.  If you need another one please contact your child’s school secretary.


  • Access breakfast and lunch menus from the website under Calendars and then select tabbed or printable
  • Menus are also available on the JPS App mentioned above.

Contact Information

Joseph Oster, School Lunch Director
701-952-3015 or

Upcoming Events


Advance Theater Arts Musical

Start: May 31, 2022 8:00 AM End: Jul 1, 2022 8:30 AM

Multi-Day Event


JMS Summer Band Camp 7 & 8 Grade Bands at JMS

Start: Jun 13, 2022 End: Jul 1, 2022

Multi-Day Event


Independence Day

All Day Event

Quick Links

                   Esser III Application                     

This site provides information using PDF, visit this link to download the Adobe Acrobat Reader DC software.