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Accuracy of LEA Processing of School Lunch Applications-Regional Office Review of Applications (RORA) 2007

Resource type
Research
Research type
Payment Accuracy and Program Integrity
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PDF Icon Final Report (46.89 KB)

This is the third in a series of annual reports assessing administrative error associated with the local educational agency’s (LEA) approval of applications for free and reduced-price school meals. In school year 2006/07 about 96 percent of students who were approved for meal benefits on the basis of an application received the correct level of meal benefits, based on the information in the application files. The percent of all students with administrative errors in the processing of their applications for meal benefits has remained relatively stable over the 3-year period, with administrative errors ranging between 3 and 4 percent.

Page updated: December 03, 2021