NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH PROGRAM
(Data as of April 4, 2014)
    Total % Free % RP     Total
Fiscal Total Lunches of Total of Total Snacks Cash Commodity
Year Participation Served Lunches Lunches Served Payments Costs
ANNUAL SUMMARY
FY 2013 30,694,065 5,095,805,088 62.1% 8.3% 219,910,184 11,052,633,945 1,163,396,989
FY 2012 31,630,925 5,214,807,873 59.6% 8.6% 230,149,602 10,414,561,593 1,163,939,322
FY 2011 31,841,218 5,274,443,530 58.1% 8.4% 226,310,313 10,105,049,588 1,195,097,605
MONTHLY DATA
FY 2011
Oct 2010 32,415,077 591,492,814 56.9% 8.5% 24,067,092 1,110,927,535 128,056,141
Nov 2010 32,273,688 531,409,059 56.9% 8.5% 22,920,101 1,000,304,739 120,396,089
Dec 2010 31,700,046 406,968,225 56.4% 8.5% 17,418,610 760,243,200 96,392,199
Jan 2011 31,648,727 524,385,061 57.5% 8.6% 23,526,781 995,561,947 138,970,756
Feb 2011 31,966,067 514,447,504 58.0% 8.5% 24,492,450 984,397,744 123,410,843
Mar 2011 32,007,051 612,051,259 58.0% 8.5% 29,857,020 1,169,748,556 108,167,489
Apr 2011 31,578,769 519,965,649 58.0% 8.4% 22,287,412 991,658,567 60,331,176
May 2011 30,976,207 581,055,818 58.4% 8.4% 22,832,005 1,111,451,682 24,606,734
Jun 2011 14,997,077 151,188,056 63.6% 7.7% 7,959,665 307,941,590 21,576,584
Jul 2011 1,063,022 17,273,568 89.1% 2.9% 2,391,194 46,342,159 76,676,827
Aug 2011 19,680,728 217,527,625 61.6% 7.9% 7,484,708 438,774,369 109,607,816
Sep 2011 32,005,333 606,678,892 58.7% 8.6% 21,073,275 1,187,697,500 186,904,951
FY 2012
Oct 2011 32,243,636 585,553,784 58.2% 8.7% 24,978,207 1,143,457,223 168,755,494
Nov 2011 32,251,260 536,151,521 58.4% 8.8% 24,300,611 1,051,070,088 122,893,698
Dec 2011 31,708,182 415,626,242 57.8% 8.7% 17,976,173 807,760,579 143,919,854
Jan 2012 31,812,147 557,506,151 58.6% 8.8% 25,359,950 1,095,634,455 131,107,118
Feb 2012 32,075,853 571,727,672 59.4% 8.7% 27,572,100 1,135,953,208 92,374,082
Mar 2012 31,639,525 576,182,408 59.3% 8.7% 27,663,925 1,142,850,015 68,921,137
Apr 2012 31,584,131 510,873,435 59.7% 8.7% 22,929,052 1,017,475,913 43,242,054
May 2012 30,383,965 570,045,225 60.2% 8.6% 23,351,296 1,139,302,876 21,690,666
Jun 2012 11,927,273 113,858,523 66.4% 7.5% 6,701,481 244,305,293 14,140,166
Jul 2012 1,050,193 16,759,275 90.3% 2.7% 2,511,584 46,970,406 67,833,667
Aug 2012 19,740,119 217,731,714 63.1% 8.0% 7,828,384 463,130,498 145,783,706
Sep 2012 30,979,626 542,791,923 60.8% 8.5% 18,976,839 1,126,651,039 143,277,682
FY 2013
Oct 2012 31,369,819 615,032,791 60.6% 8.6% 25,640,676 1,299,211,214 151,805,320
Nov 2012 31,285,025 510,693,054 61.1% 8.4% 22,030,739 1,086,142,956 135,591,585
Dec 2012 30,566,517 404,806,086 61.4% 8.4% 17,770,321 864,983,977 115,124,209
Jan 2013 30,694,219 526,978,458 61.1% 8.5% 23,580,596 1,125,154,772 154,703,900
Feb 2013 30,899,570 515,457,710 62.1% 8.5% 24,459,193 1,116,658,123 98,294,290
Mar 2013 30,466,604 484,117,209 61.8% 8.4% 22,823,906 1,045,486,361 70,019,022
Apr 2013 30,811,800 565,093,057 62.2% 8.4% 25,199,154 1,226,928,162 35,077,679
May 2013 29,596,882 561,326,433 62.6% 8.3% 22,080,548 1,220,816,749 19,339,143
Jun 2013 13,508,164 118,124,505 68.0% 7.1% 5,818,550 271,491,749 16,660,761
Jul 2013 1,145,853 17,042,089 90.4% 2.6% 2,433,282 49,761,689 76,843,463
Aug 2013 19,780,379 214,726,680 65.3% 7.7% 7,953,273 490,931,941 143,297,790
Sep 2013 30,556,148 562,407,016 62.8% 8.2% 20,119,946 1,255,066,252 146,639,827
FY 2014
Oct 2013 30,965,475 617,108,686 62.3% 8.3% 26,556,902 1,372,333,060 172,644,281
Nov 2013 30,581,943 479,879,260 62.2% 8.3% 21,007,287 1,067,157,893 144,406,662
Dec 2013 30,293,630 407,577,218 62.5% 8.3% 18,238,478 909,806,419 107,753,882
Jan 2014 30,159,051 478,194,850 62.3% 8.4% 21,573,095 1,066,584,037 176,355,317
Annual participation data are 9-month averages (October-May plus September).  Cash payments are based on per meal reimbursement rates which are adjusted annually to reflect changes in food prices.  
FY 2013-2014 data are preliminary; all data are subject to revision.