The dining hall serves 19 meals each week during the school year. Monday through Friday, resident students eat breakfast at 7 a.m. Oatmeal, Danish, muffins, bagels, and eggs are available each morning. Other selections typically include bacon, sausage, ham, pancakes, hash browns, potato casseroles, French toast, and biscuits and gravy. There is also a daily waffle station. On weekends brunch is served and very often omelets will be made to order along with a hot entree as well as breakfast selections. Fresh fruit, yogurt and whole grain cereals are available to ensure students the opportunity to have a nutritious breakfast. Drink choices includes milk, juices, water, flavored water, soft drinks, coffee, hot chocolate and assorted teas.
Lunch includes a wide variety of choices. A large salad bar serves a variety of salad items as well as soup de jour. Also a full sandwich bar including a variety of meats & cheeses, tuna, chicken & egg salad along with a variety of fresh homemade salads are available. Also available on a daily basis is a pasta bar, an Asian station and peanut butter and jelly, along with a variety of hot entrée’s, side dishes and fresh hot vegetables. Drink choices includes milk, juices, water, flavored water, soft drinks, coffee, hot chocolate and assorted teas.
Resident students meet in the dining hall for dinner at 5:15 p.m. Dinner also includes a hot entree, side dish, hot fresh vegetable, pasta selection and Asian station. Sandwich and salad items are also available on a daily basis as well as a dessert.
Dining Hall Staff prepares theme dinners along with holiday dinners throughout the school year. Educational meals with foods from around the world are prepared to enhance student learning of different food cultures on a monthly basis. This program gives students an opportunity to taste a variety of foods not typically offered. The dining hall staff enjoys decorating for holidays to give our students a feeling of home. They enjoy hearing from students about the cuisine in their countries. The dining hall at Montverde Academy is not just a place to eat, but a place to dine with friends, faculty and staff while enjoying some social time.