Burris cafeteria provides students who select a Combo at breakfast and a Perfect Tray at lunch with over ½ of their daily nutrition requirements to fuel their school day. To teach students how to make healthy choices, the cafeteria plans several activities and educational opportunities:

  • Activity pages and kid- friendly information about health, nutrition, food safety, and being active
  • Food sampling tables and nutrition programs
  • Annual National Nutrition Month events in March

To learn more about Burris cafeteria, please read the 2017-2018 Fall 2017 Welcome Letter

Cafeteria Connection

Cafeteria Fall Connection

Monthly Menus 


Wondering what’s for lunch? Download and print this month’s menus and post on your refrigerator to have daily specials, everyday favorites, hours of operation, and contact information for food service staff at your fingertips.

The Snack Zone

Students can purchase foods from the Snack Zone using cash or Burris Bucks. These items are “extras” and do not count toward a perfect tray pricing.

The Snack Zone



For nutrition facts such as calories or carbohydrates, food allergen information, or ingredient lists for Burris School Cafeteria menu items, look no further than NetNutrition.

With NetNutrition, you can see nutrition facts for all of our menu items; build meals around certain nutritional goals, such as the number of calories or carbs you want to consume in a meal; and do side-by-side nutrition fact comparisons of menu items.

It also serves as a weekly online daily menu listing, allowing you to plan ahead for school meals. If you have a question about NetNutrition, contact Erica Jefferis, BSU Dining’s Assistant Director of Personnel and Training and Administration, Ball State University Dining nutritionist. 

Celebrate with Fruits and Vegetables!

Whether it’s a birthday, holiday, or just an everyday celebration, Burris School Cafeteria can provide parents or teachers with nutritious snacks that are sure to be a hit in the classroom. Our fruit and vegetable kabobs are completely customizable and serve 25 people for only $18. This price includes plates, napkins, and free delivery to the classroom. Payments can be made using Burris Bucks or in person at the cafeteria using cash or credit card Monday-Friday from 7:30-8 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. to 1:20 p.m. To place an order, please submit this form online.

Free and Reduced Price Meal Applications

2018-19 Free and Reduced Application-English

2018-19 Parent Letter and Instructions-English

2018-19 Free and Reduced Application-Spanish

2018-19 Parent Letter and Instructions-Spanish

Burris Bucks

- Will be available July 25, 2018 to add money to your students lunch account for the 2018-2019 school year.

Individual Dietary Needs

Burris Cafeteria can provide dietary accommodations for any student with a medically documented condition. Please complete the form below and return to Burris School via fax (765-285-8260) or to Heather Chalfant LPN, Burris School Nurse. If you have any questions about this process, please contact the Burris School Nurse at 765-285-2340.

Dietary Restrictions

Non-Discrimination Statement

The Burris School Wellness Policy