Merrol Hyde Magnet

The Merrol Hyde Magnet School Cafeteria would like to encourage every student to participate in our school lunch program, which provides traditional meals, as well as ala carte items.  Our new menu selections are designed to ensure we meet the nutritional needs of our students as established by the new USDA guidelines provided by the Health, Hunger Free Act of 2010. The menu this year will include a fruit or vegetable in every lunch, as well as offering more whole grains, legumes, dark green vegetables, limited starches and low sodium products. 


A snack will be served during middle and high school breaks.  


  Daily Weekly Breakfast

Student Free

 No Charge No Charge No Charge

Student Reduced

$ .40  $2.00 $.30









(ALL parents are encouraged to check their students' lunch account balance online atWWW.MYPAYMENTSPLUS.COM, using their 7 digit student ID number, at NO CHARGE.  This free online service will notify you by email when your student's lunch account is low or negative.) 

Parents may also email the cafeteria manager at , if there is a question of their child's balance or their student's ID number.  You can also contact the cafe directly at 615-264-6547.

Sudents are allowed to charge two consecutive meals. 

Parents and students will be notified of negative balances by the following methods:

  • Parents will receive an automated phone call (if the phone number is current with attendance).
  • Students will be reminded verbally by the cafeteria cashier.
  • Elementary students will recieve a red stamp on the back of their hand.
  • Optional Notication through www.mypaymentsplus.com 

Shared Vision

Merrol Hyde Magnet School is committed to excellence in K-12 education by utilizing the Paideia philosophy of educating the whole child - body, mind, and spirit - while encouraging and nurturing a life long love of learning.

Merrol Hyde Magnet is an academic magnet school with an emphasis in foreign language.  Rigor and challenge at an accelerated pace are expected and embedded in our curriculum.