(513) 231-3600

How Do I Add Money to My Child's Lunch Account?

To ease parent’s ability to track a student’s food purchases, payments and meal account balances,

Forest Hills School District uses an online system that allows parents to:

Parent participation in this free service is voluntary and parents may enroll at any time. Enrolling in the service will allow parents to access this information 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For those who do not wish to add funds electronically, students may visit the cafeteria in the mornings before school to turn in their money to be added to the meal account prior to lunch.

For questions, contact Karla Butler, Food Services administrative assistant, at (513) 231-3215. For technical assistance, call (513) 942- 2400.

To Set Up a New Account

  1. Visit
  2. Click “create an account” on the left side of the screen
  3. Click “next”
  4. Click “account page”
  5. Fill in the information fields and click “update”
  6. Enter a student’s ID number to add a student to the account. Click “add student”. Repeat this step as needed to add additional students to the account. To obtain a student ID number, contact Karla Butler, Food Services Department Administrative Assistant, at 513-231- 3215.

*Parents can establish accounts for students who are new to the district after their first day of school.

To Add Money to an Account

  1. Visit
  2. Click on a student’s name to add money to their account
  3. Enter the payment amount
  4. Choose “Add to Payment Basket”
  5. If paying for multiple students, repeat steps 2-4
  6. Choose “My Basket” online payments received and items purchased over the past 30 days
  7. Enter/Confirm Billing Address
  8. Enter debit/credit card information
  9. Click “Submit Payment”
  10. An email confirmation of payment will be sent once the payment has been processed

To Check Your Child’s Balance

  1. Log in
  2. Meal account balance(s) will display for all students connected to an account.

To View Items Your Child has Purchased

  1. Log in using your email address and password.
  2. Click on the student’s name.
  3. Click “Meal Transaction History”

**Please note the student database may not be updated until just prior to the first day of school, so it's possible that a student may not be listed at his/her new school until the day before school starts.