Food & Nutrition Services

Welcome to the EASD Food Services Department web page. We look forward to providing nutritional services to our students and staff. EASD participates in and meets all requirements set by the National School Lunch Program. Breakfast and lunch are offered daily at all school buildings. We serve approximately 3000 meals daily to our students.

Our goal is to provide a variety of nutritious, tasty meals to our students and to help educate all children about nutrition and in making choices that promote a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle while maintaining a financially sound Child Nutrition Program.

Food Services Contacts

Director of Food Services
Teri A. Gamez
717-721-1400 X 11301

Free & Reduced Program/Accounts Payable/Receivable
Marti Rhoads
717-721-1400 X 11302

Akron Elementary School Cafeteria Manager
Sandy Whitmeyer
717-721-1400 X12011

Clay Elementary School Cafeteria Manager
Jennifer Thrower 
717-721-1400 X 13011

Fulton Elementary School Cafeteria Manager
Esther Martin
717-721-1400 X 14011

Highland Elementary School Cafeteria Manager
Gina Shreiner
717-721-1400 X 15011

Ephrata Intermediate/Middle School Cafeteria Manager
Elaine Good
717-721-1400 X 18220

Ephrata High School Cafeteria Manager
Pam Zoll
717-721-1400 X 19304


Fresh Foods

We freshly prepare meals using local brands you use at home, including Tyson chicken, Jennio turkey, Swiss milk, Land O' Lakes cheese, and locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables.  Fresh salad meals are also prepared daily.  Plus, students can start their day with one of our breakfast meals!