Pre-Payment Options

Please take advantage of the options to prepay your student's meal accounts. Prepaid meal accounts help the lunch lines go faster and gives students more time to eat, relax, and play. It also gives you the peace of mind of not having to worry about looking for lunch money every day or worry that it might get lost, stolen or used for other things other than lunch.

Use PaySchoolCentral to conveniently pay online and  manage your student's lunch account! 

No Convenience Fees!

The Louisville City School District has eliminated the fee associated with the online payment system, Using the online PayForIt payment system, parents are able to add money to their child’s lunch account or pay fees using a debit or credit card. The district has waived the fee to utilize the system so that there is no additional cost to families.

For more information, contact your building secretary.  

Signing up is easy!
These are the items you need to sign up:
  • Students First and Last Name
  • School District 
  • Students School Building and Grade
  • Students ID Number - 9 digit number - can be found on report cards and student schedules also used when viewing grades with PIV (contact building secretary if needed)
 (Download complete instructions here)

Step 1: The first step requires that you complete the information on the “Create New Guardian Account” screen. Using the pull down menu, find your child’s school district.

Step 2: The second step requires that you enter your payment method and related information to process your transactions going forward.

Step 3: The third step is to set up your user information. This includes providing a valid email address, a username and a password for your account. When this information is complete, press “Create Account”.

Online Payments

Online Payments: PaySchools

Online payments are a simple, safe and secure way to make payments to your students account 24 hours a day at your convenience.

Send Check or Cash

You can always bring money personally or send it with your student. Please place it in an envelope marked clearly with your student's name, their ID #, their teacher's name, the $ amount and the check #. Turn in prepaid deposits to the cafeteria cashier(s) or school office.

Download and Print Out a pre-formatted #10 Envelope for making Deposits

If you choose to bring money to school personally or send it with your student, please put it in an envelope clearly marked with the student's first and last name, their ID #, their teacher's name, and the amount enclosed.