Cohoes City School District



Food Service Director   

Brian Nolan
(518) 237-9100  Ext.1411
Fax: (518) 237-5785


go to mySchoolBucks website

2015-16 Food Service Information

Food Service information packets, including the application for free and reduced price lunch, were mailed out to all Cohoes families.

2015-16 Direct Certification Letter - Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) information [PDF]

2015-16 Welcome Letter [PDF]

Information regarding Free and Reduced Price Lunch Eligibility [PDF]

Application for Free and Reduced Price Lunch [PDF]

Cohoes City School District student wellness policy


September 2015


Abram Lansing & Van Schiack

Harmony Hill

Cohoes Middle School & Cohoes High School



Elementary Lunch

Middle School Lunch

High School Lunch


2015-16 Menu Prices*

Milk 75 cents
Breakfast $1.25
Reduced breakfast 25 cents
Lunch $2.60
Reduced lunch 25 cents


School Year Meal times


Abram Lansing School 8:30 - 9 a.m.
Harmony Hill School 8:15 - 8:45 a.m.
Van Schaick Grade School 8:20 - 8:45 a.m.
Cohoes Middle School 7:50 - 8:15 a.m.
Cohoes High School 7:15 - 8:49 a.m.



Abram Lansing School 10:50 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Harmony Hill School 11 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Van Schaick Grade School 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Cohoes Middle School 10:43 a.m. - 1:01 p.m.
Cohoes High School 10:20 a.m. - 12:12 p.m.


Student Accounts

All students in grades K-12 have an account. Cash, checks or money orders are accepted, as well as online payment. Make checks payable to "Cohoes Lunch Fund" and include with payment the child's account number and child's full name. For information about making online meal payments for your students, see the information below. Students may also use cash to purchase meals and/or snacks.


Dietary services

Monthly meal menus are distributed to all students in Grades Prekindergarten through Grade 5. They are available to all students upon request. These menus comply with federal nutrition regulations. Special dietary services are available, but must be accompanied with a note from the child's physician and be on file in the school lunch office.


Free/reduced meals

Students who meet the financial eligibility guidelines are entitled to one complete breakfast and one lunch each day. Free/reduced meal applications are available at any time during the school year. They may be requested at the school lunch office, through the food service staff or can be downloaded by clicking here.

Additional important information for those who may be eligible for free/reduced meals is available here.

Send completed applications to:

Cohoes City Schools Food Service
Brian Nolan, Food Service Director
1 Tiger Circle
Cohoes, NY 12047


A letter for parents about new federal school meal requirements

Image   << Click on photo to enlarge