Lunch Programs for School Children During COVID-19 School Closure
Updated April 1, 2020 at 2:30 PM
Programs are list alphabetically by School District or Municipality depending organization providing lunches. We’ll update as the information is provided to us.
Mahanoy Area School District
CHANGES FOR MEAL SERVICE DELIVERY BEGINNING
MONDAY APRIL 6, 2020
SERVING DAYS WILL BE MONDAY ONLY!
5 DAYS WORTH OF LUNCH MEALS WILL BE PROVIDED DURING THE MONDAY PICK UP.
BREAKFAST ITEMS WILL BE GIVEN OUT ON MONDAY FOR SATURDAY AND SUNDAY BREAKFAST MEALS
PLEASE CHECK THE SITE LOCATIONS FOR SERVING TIMES
SITE TIME DELIVERIES WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
PARK PLACE – 12:00 – 12:30
GRIER CITY – 11:30 -12:00
DELANO – 11:30 – 12:00
EAST END PARK – 11:30 – 12:00
NEW BOSTON – 12:00 – 12:30
MASD SCHOOL – 11:30 -12:30
GILBERTON – 11:30 – 12:00
All meals are grab and go. No congregating.
Minersville Area School District
BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MEALS DURING CLOSURE:
Effective Monday, April 6, 2020, breakfast and lunch pick-ups will only be Mondays and Thursdays at the Elementary Center, 300 N. 5th Street, Minersville from 11 AM until 12:30 PM. The meals provided will cover breakfast and lunches for the entire week.
North Schuylkill School District
The North Schuylkill School District in partnership with The Nutrition Group will be offering
all North Schuylkill School District students a free Grab-N-Go style bagged breakfast and lunch beginning Friday, March 20, 2020. Students do not need to qualify for free or reduced lunch status to participate.
Monday 4/6 (4 meals) & Wednesday 4/8 (4 meals)
No meals for Friday 4/10, Saturday 4/11, Sunday 4/12 and Monday 4/13
Following week: Tuesday 4/14 (6 meals) & Friday 4/17 (6 meals)
Then back to M (4 meals)-W (4 meals)-F(6 meals)
Ashland: Washington Fire Company 1307 Centre Street Ashland, PA 17921
Frackville: Goodwill Fire Company 225 South Balliet Street Frackville, PA 17931
Girardville: Rangers Hose Company 6 East Ogden Street Girardville, PA 17935
Times: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Cost: Free to anyone under the age of 18 – No ID is required
What: All breakfast and lunch items will follow the USDA guidelines
Important: Any student taking a Grab-N-Go must leave property immediately. You may not stay to eat, play and/or socialize
Pottsville Area School District
Beginning Thursday, March 19, 2020, free lunches will be served to the PASD 18 years and younger students behind the Lengel Middle School at the team entrance to Martz Hall, across from the cafeteria entrance, from 11:00am-1:00pm. This will be a grab and go pick-up. There will be no congregating to eat and you must exit the property as soon as you are given the lunch. No one is permitted on school grounds while we are closed.
Additional grab and go locations on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays ONLY:
-Bus Canopy at Lengel MS from 11am-12:30pm
-Barefield Outdoor Recreation Complex in Pottsville (636 North Centre St.) from 11:30am-12:30pm
-General Joulwan East Side Park (East Norwegian St.) from 11:30am-12:30pm
-Port Carbon Senior Citizens Center (88 Washington St.) from 11:30am-12:30pm
A breakfast and lunch will be included in each bag handed out to students.
You can find this information on the district web site https://www.pottsville.k12.pa.us/ and Facebook page.
Pine Grove Area School District
The Pine Grove Area School District in partnership with Metz Culinary Management will be offering
ALL Pine Grove Area School District students a free Grab-N-Go style bagged lunch beginning
Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Students do not need to qualify for free or reduced lunch status to
participate. The district would like to directly thank Mr. Bernie Kelly, Metz Food Services Manager and all of the
wonderful cafeteria employees who have done an amazing job preparing for this venture.
Tuesday, March 17th – Friday, March 27th (no lunch on Sat/Sun
Pick-up locations: Pine Grove: North End Volunteer Fire Company Parking Lot
Tremont: Tremont Borough Building (outside the old school)
Times: 11:00am to 1:00pm
How much is it: Free to students – No ID is required
Community Food Project Pine Grove School District Letter 3-14-2020
Ringtown Borough and Union Township
Shenandoah Valley School District
The Shenandoah Valley School District will be offering ALL Shenandoah Valley School District students a free Grab-N-Go style bagged lunch beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020. Students do not need to qualify for free or reduced lunch status to participate.
Wednesday, March 18th -Friday, March 27th (no lunch on Sat/Sun)
Outside the elementary parent drop off area
Free to Shenandoah Valley Students – No ID is required
Cold sandwich, fresh vegetable, fresh fruit, milk
Any student taking a lunch must leave school property immediately. You may not stay on campus to eat, play at the playground and/or socialize.
Saint Clair Area School District
Lunches for all children through age 18:
Saint Clair Area School District from 11 AM – Noon ~ Serving at the cafeteria ramp; in the case of rain, go to the main entrance in the parking garage
Look for the Saint Clair Area School District vehicle at these four locations:
Arnots Addition in the Cherry Street parking lot from 11:30 AM – Noon
Cumbola outside the Firehouse from 11 – 11:30 AM
New Philadelphia outside the Firehouse 11:45 AM – 12:15 PM
Middleport at the Schuylkill Valley Falcons Teener League Field from 12:30 – 1 PM
Tamaqua Area School District
The Tamaqua Area SD in partnership with the Nutrition Group will continue to offer ALL Tamaqua Area CHILDREN AGES 18 AND UNDER a FREE Grab-n-Go style bagged lunch and breakfast. Meals will be distributed on a first come/first serve basis. Three breakfasts and lunches will be included on Mondays and four of the same will be distributed on Thursdays. Students do not need to qualify for free or reduced lunch to participate.
All children ages 18 and under residing in the district; (Children should be present at pickup)
Mondays and Thursdays beginning March 30, 2020
Tamaqua HS/MS Loading Dock 11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Food Served: Sandwiches, Salads, Heat at Home Items (pizza, chicken
nuggets, burgers, pancakes), Fruit, Vegetable, Milk, Juice
and Ready-to-Go Breakfast Items
Tri-Valley School District
The Tri-Valley School District will be offering ALL Tri-Valley School District students free Grab-N-Go style bagged meals beginning Monday, March 23rd. Students do not need to qualify for free or reduced lunch status to participate, but they must be present to receive meals.
When: Monday, March 23rd and Thursday, March 26th
Location: Sacramento Community Fire Company 2206 East Main Street, Sacramento, PA 17968
Time: 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Cost: Free to all Tri-Valley Students – No ID is required
What will be served: Breakfast – Cereal and muffin or breakfast bar, with fruit and milk;
Lunch – Turkey w/ cheese, Ham w/ cheese, or Uncrustable sandwich, with fruit, vegetable, and milk.
Important: Traffic control will be provided by the Sacramento Community Fire Company. Vehicles receiving meals must leave firehouse property immediately. Unfortunately, you may not stay to eat or socialize.
Williams Valley School District
Beginning April 6, 2020 – Food distribution will take place on Mondays &
Thursdays at the designated pick-up locations from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Pick Up Locations:
Williams Valley Jr/Sr High School
Williamstown Community Center
Drive up in our car – we will hand to you through the window.
Pre-register through https://tinyurl.com/WVFOOD to ensure we have enough for all.
Students may show up on the day of without registering but there will be limited extra meals available each day.