Burris Laboratory School

Burris Cafeteria

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 2015-2016 WELCOME LETTER or our most recent updates found in the Owl Hoots newsletter.

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.

September Menu
October Menu

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 Amanda Kruse, BSU Dining’s wellness 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.

Purchase Burris Bucks

Burris Bucks is the payment method for all meals and snacks served at Burris School. It functions as a declining-balance debit card and money can be added to the account at any time using the Burris Bucks Online portal.
Free and Reduced Price Meal Applications

Applications for free/reduced price meals (breakfast and lunch) are now available. Please complete this form 2015 Free and Reduced Lunch Application. To aid in the process of determining your child’s eligibility, we encourage you to read through these Free and Reduced Parent Application Instructions, which contain answers to commonly asked questions and additional information for applicants.

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