Bruin Café

DePaul Cristo Rey Federal Free & Reduced Meals Program     

DePaul Cristo Rey announces “Free” meals for all students for the 2022-23 school year.

DePaul Cristo Rey will operate under the National School Lunch-Provision 2 Meal Program.   ALL Parents/Guardians must complete the 2022-23 Free & Reduced Meal Application to support the Bruin Café “Free” meals program. Paper applications are available in the school office or you may apply online at (you will need your child(rens) Student ID number).

Find the breakfast and lunch menus here.

Families may also be eligible for free health care through Medicaid and/or Ohio’s Healthy Start & Healthy Families program. All information is confidential.

The Bruin Café will offer Breakfast and Lunch under the nutritional guidelines set forth by USDA and NSLP (National School Lunch Program). For further nutritional information visit


Benefits of School Lunch

The Food Service Department values the health & well-being of our students and staff.

  • For students the National School Lunch Program provides a nutritious meal containing one-third of the recommended dietary allowance of necessary nutrients.
  • For parents the program offers a convenient method of providing a nutritionally balanced lunch at the lowest possible price.
  • For schools the program enhances children's learning abilities by contributing to their physical and mental well-being.
  • Studies have shown that children whose nutritional needs are met have fewer attendance and discipline problems and are more attentive in class.

Student Meal Accounts

All students have a student meal account which provides information about meal history. To set-up an account go to You will need your student’s ID number. You may also contact the Food Service Dept. at 513.861.0600 ext. 147.

Non-Discrimination Statement
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement: In accordance with federal civil rights laws and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.