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Twenty-Five School Sites to Provide Meals from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.

ELK GROVE, Calif. – May 29, 2020 – With the official conclusion of the 2019-2020 school year, the Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) will begin its Summer Meals Program for students during the summer break. The Department of Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) will offer a drive-through and grab-n-go meal service for more families and their children at 25 school sites from June 1 – 26, 2020. Food & Nutrition Services will continue to provide a mobile meal service in a few select areas. Communication about the mobile service will be sent directly to families in those areas. 

All EGUSD meal services will be available for any child, 18 years and younger, regardless of free or reduced eligibility or school of attendance. Children must be present for service unless parents/guardians have received the proper validation. Validation received during the regular school year service will continue to be honored. To receive a validation form, parents/guardians must bring children on initial visit to the school for service. Food service staff will account for children present and provide the family with a validation form. With proper validation, parents may pick up meals without children present. Meals will be served between 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Parents do not need to be present in order for children to receive meals. The meals provided each day will include lunch for that day and breakfast for the following day. The drive through meal service will be present in the parking lot or bus lane at each school site listed below. 

Meals are not for consumption on site, and children should return to their residence once the meals are received. When waiting for meals please practice six feet social distancing. This expanded program will continue until further notice, excluding Saturdays and Sundays.

Please review these Guidelines during Meal Pick-up and when Heating Frozen Foods.

Schools Offering Drive-Through Grab-n-Go Meals include:

  • Maeola Beitzel ES
  • Arthur C. Butler ES
  • Carroll ES
  • Elliott Ranch ES
  • Florin ES
  • Foulks Ranch ES
  • Isabelle Jackson ES
  • Samuel Kennedy ES
  • Anna Kirchgater ES
  • Herman Leimbach ES
  • Charles Mack ES
  • Robert J. McGarvey ES
  • Barbara C. Morse ES
  • Prairie ES
  • David Reese ES
  • Mary Tsukamoto ES
  • Union House ES
  • Edward Harris MS
  • Joseph Kerr MS
  • Florin HS
  • Franklin HS
  • Laguna Creek HS
  • Pleasant Grove HS
  • Sheldon HS
  • Valley HS

This program will be solely for the pick up of meals and meals will not be consumed on site.   We encourage families to continue to be proactive in reducing the risk of COVID-19 by not congregating at the school site once meals have been distributed, continue to wash their hands often, sneeze or cough into a tissue and stay home if they are sick.

A decision on the possible expansion of meal service into July or August will be made at a later date.

For more information regarding EGUSD’s response to COVID-19, please visit www.egusd.net/covid-19.

About the Elk Grove Unified School District

The Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) is the fifth-largest school district in California located in southern Sacramento County. EGUSD covers 320 square miles and includes 67 schools: 42 elementary schools, nine middle schools, nine high schools, five alternative education schools, an adult school, one charter school and a virtual academy. Offering a multitude of educational programs, including over 70 career-themed academies and pathways within 15 industry sectors, we prepare our students for college and career by supporting them with the means to be creative problem solvers; self-aware, self-reliant, and self-disciplined; technically literate; effective communicators and collaborators; and engaged in the community as individuals with integrity. We integrate rigorous academics with career-based learning and real world workplace experiences and ensure that Every Student is Learning, in Every Classroom, in Every Subject, Every Day to Prepare College, Career and Life Ready Graduates.

 

For more information about the Elk Grove Unified School District, please visit www.egusd.net and follow us @ElkGroveUnified on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube and Eventbrite.

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