Food Service

Chartwells Apple LogoChef John Ruemenapp

Director of Dining Services
 [email protected]
Phone:  269.441.8457
Fax:  269.441.2207

Magic Meal Family Portal        The Meal Magic Family Portal now serves as the point where families can apply for free and reduced lunch, set-up online meal payment, and pay for school meal purchases. Click on the image to get started! 

Free and Reduced Meals Application

A new Free and Reduced Meal Application must be completed every year for families applying for the benefit.  Please complete this confidential application even though you may never take advantage of the program.  Many educational grants are based on these applications.  Applications may be submitted easily online through Meal Magic Family Portal

Free and Reduced Application Instructions

Frequently Asked Questions


Universal Free Breakfast
is Served Daily at All Buildings

Harper Creek High School

12677 Beadle Lake Road, Battle Creek, MI 49014
7:20 to 7:50 a.m.
Free to all students.

Harper Creek Middle School

7290 B Drive North, Battle Creek, MI  49014
7:20 to 7:50 a.m.
Free to all students.  

Beadle Lake Elementary

8175 C Drive North, Battle Creek, MI 49014
8:20 to 8:45 a.m.
Free to all students who attend Beadle Lake Elementary School

Sonoma Elementary

4640 B Drive South, Battle Creek, MI  49014
8:20 to 8:45 a.m.
Free to all students.

Wattles Park Elementary

132 South Wattles Road, Battle Creek, MI  49014
8:20 to 8:45 a.m.
Free to all students.


Meal Prices

Elementary Lunch  $2.45
Middle and High School Lunch
Middle and High School Premium Lunch
Reduced Lunch  $0.40 
Adult Lunch

Employment Opportunity

Harper Creek Food Services is looking for Food Service Associates.  Experience preferred but not required.

Contact John Ruemenapp at:
269.441.8457 or [email protected]

You may also stop in and pick up an application at Harper Creek Community Schools Administration 7454 B Drive North or Harper Creek Food Service Office in the Harper Creek High School 12677 Beadle Lake Road.