Prepayment Options

  • Prepayment of meals is encouraged. Prepaid meal accounts help the lunch lines go faster and gives students more time to eat and enjoy their meal.  

    Send Check or Cash - We accept checks only for the amount of the meal or total amount of prepayment.  Make checks payable to Natalia ISD Child Nutrition Services. All checks should have student's name and student ID number listed at the bottom of check. TEMPORARY CHECKS ARE NOT ALLOWED. All returned check will be assessed a $30.00 fee.  Cash is also accepted and may be sent personally with the student or in an envelope with student's name, student ID number and cash amount.

    Online Prepayments - Parents can prepay through our online prepayment system.  Our system has been upgraded from to  This site offers more information, improved features and increased security. is a fast, easy, and secure way to add money to your children's school meal accounts by using a Credit Card. Parents can also check their children's current school meal account balances and view item purchase history for the last 90 days for their children. A convenience fee of $1.95 will be assessed for all prepayment transactions. You may begin using this site immediately.

    Click here

    • Click LOG IN

    • New users click REGISTER FOR FREE ACCOUNT 

    To make a payment

    • Once logged in, click MAKE A PAYMENT


    • Select or enter a payment amount for each child

    • Click ADD TO BASKET

    • Click CHECK OUT NOW to complete the payment process

    If you chose to setup low balance email alerts you will need to set those up on or you may now choose to schedule automatic recurring payments.

    For complete instructions on how to use your MySchoolBucks account click the link below:

    All support-related issues should be directed to MySchoolBucks by phone at (855) 832-5226 or by email at

    Natalia ISD Child Nutrition Services also provides Prepayment Meal Prices Form that can be used to know how much Reduced Price & Full Paid meals cost for the month & entire school year.  Parents can find the Prepayment Meal Prices Forms linked below. 

    For questions about balances or recent payments, please call the Child Nutrition Director at (830) 663-5971.


    District students eligible for free meals are not permitted to charge any items.  District students eligible for Reduced Price and Full Price meals may charge up to two meals.  Low balance letters are sent home for Elementary students to inform parents of their child's low account balance. Negative balance letters are sent home for Elementary students to inform parents of their child's

    negative account balance. All Middle School & High School students will be informed of their account balance by cafeteria cashier as they come through the serving line.  


    Parent/Guardian: Each student at Natalia ISD is issued an account for meals.  In some instances student house money in these accounts. If for some reason your student has money in their account that you would like issued back to you, please print and complete the Account Request Form and mail to Natalia ISD Child Nutrition, P.O. Box 548, Natalia, TX 78059 or drop off at the Child Nutrition Office on the Jr. High Campus. We cannot accept fax or email copies of this form, we need your original printed signature on the form.  Once we receive the mailed form we will submit this information to our Accounts Payable department who will issue and mail you a check for the amount requested.  Please know the turnaround time for this is approximately 2-3 weeks for you to receive your check.


  • In Accordance with Federal law and U.S Department of Agriculture Policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992(Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136(Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


    De acuerdo con la ley federal y el Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos, se prohíbe a esta institución discriminar por raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad o discapacidad. Para presentar una queja de discriminación, escriba al Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos, Director de la Oficina de Adjudicación, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 o llame gratis al (866) 632-9992 (Voz). Las personas que tienen discapacidades auditivas o tienen discapacidades del habla pueden comunicarse con USDA a través del servicio Federal Relay al (800) 877-8339; O (800) 845-6136 (español). USDA es un proveedor y empleador que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.