Q) I started working at the schools this year in food service. Can I file for unemployment this summer?
A) If you have worked the required hours for your state and you have have become unemployed or partially employed you can apply for unemployment benefits
The General Requirements for Unemployment Benefits
Be totally or partially unemployed.
Be unemployed through no fault of his/her own.
Be physically able to work.
Be available for work which means to be ready and willing to immediately accept work.
Be actively looking for work.
Meet eligibility requirements each week benefits are claimed.
Be approved for training before training benefits can be paid.