New Meal Payment System
Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD Child Nutrition Department will use SchoolCafé as our new provider for online meal payments and free/reduced lunch applications. SchoolCafé is a safe and secure way for parents to monitor student(s) account balance, view purchases and payments, and set up low balance email alerts. Register for a SchoolCafé account.
- View current balances and purchases
- Receive low balance email alerts
- Add money to your student accounts
- Convenience fee for online transactions (Note: The previous transaction fee was $2.50, and the new system only charges $2.25.)
Online Meal Payment FAQs
Will my child need to learn a new ID number?
No, all ID numbers will remain the same.
Will my child's account alerts and dietary restrictions transfer to the new system?
Yes, all alerts and dietary restrictions will transfer. However, account alerts for cash restrictions will need to be submitted for the new year through SchoolCafé; reference the SchoolCafé Quick Reference Guide (en Español).
Should I register for a SchoolCafé account if I don't want to make online meal prepayments?
Parents are encouraged to create an account even if you choose not to make an online meal prepayment. SchoolCafé is a safe and secure way for parents to monitor student(s) account balance, view purchases and payments, and set up low balance email alerts.
What happened to my account information in MySchoolBucks?
Both positive and negative balances in myschoolbucks.com have transferred to our new system for the 2023-2024 school term.
I have additional questions about my student's cafeteria account?
If you have questions regarding a student's cafeteria account (transferring or obtaining unused funds from account balances, application status, purchase history, obtaining ID, enrollment, etc.), please be ready to provide all student names, schools, and IDs along with your questions to Child Nutrition at 817-232-0880.