Local school districts are working to make sure kids don’t go hungry during the state mandated closure period.
Bend-La Pine Schools’ grab and go meal sites available for local families will expand to eight sites in Bend and La Pine beginning Monday, March 30, including new locations at Amity Creek Magnet at Thompson School, Mountain View High School, Pilot Butte Middle School and R.E. Jewell Elementary School.
The free meals are available to children age 0 to 18, Monday to Friday through April 28, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Each grab and go meal includes items for both breakfast and lunch.
Amity Creek Magnet at Thompson School
437 NW Wall St, Bend
Bend Senior High School
230 NE Sixth St., Bend
Elk Meadow Elementary School
60880 Brookswood Blvd., Bend
Ensworth Elementary School
2150 NE Dagget Lane, Bend
La Pine High School
51633 Coach Road, La Pine
Mountain View High School
2755 NE 27th St., Bend
Pilot Butte Middle School
1501 NE Neff Rd, Bend
R.E. Jewell Elementary School
20550 Murphy Rd, Bend
Visitors are asked to enter through designated doors, pick up a meal from the cafeteria and then take the meal to go. Gathering inside the school is discouraged.
Bend-La Pine Schools custodial staff will be cleaning before and after each meal.
Adults can purchase a meal for $4.
Beginning Monday, March 16th, children ages 18 and under can receive one free prepackaged breakfast and lunch at Redmond High School from the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Food distribution will occur in the school visitor parking lot.
Meal distribution dates and time are as follows:
- March 16 – March 20: 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
- March 23 – 28: SPRING BREAK | No Food Distribution
- March 30 & 31: 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
No identification will be required to receive a meal. Attendees will receive one bag per child under the age of 18.
In Sisters, students are encouraged to stop by and have breakfast and / or lunch at the elementary school March 16-20th.
Seating is available outside or you can choose to “Grab and Go” your meal. Please wash your hands at the Sanitary Stations before eating.
Please park in the parking lot if you plan on eating on site.
The bus lane is available if you are stopping in to pick up a “Grab and Go” meal.
Breakfast: 8:00-8:30 a.m.
Choice of Yogurt, Bagel or Cereal
Sun Flower Butter
Fruit & Milk
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Sandwiches will be one of the following:
Ham and Cheese, Turkey and Cheese or Peanut Butter and Jelly
Carrots, Celery, Broccoli, Ranch Dressing
Fruit & Milk
We will serve student meals at our summer food service sites during the week of March 16th – 20th .
Meals will be served outside the cafeteria doors at the following locations: Madras High School; Bridges High School and Warm Springs K-8.
Meal service times: Breakfast is 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.; Lunch is 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
With schools in Oregon closed through at least the end of April, Crook County School District (CCSD) is feeding more students who depend on school meals.
The Nutrition Services and Transportation teams began busing meals to nine locations earlier this week but expanded that service to 16 sites in order to create better access for children and families.
The plan is to provide 600 breakfast meals and 600 lunches starting Monday, March 23rd for a total of 1,200 meals per day. Student can access those meals Monday-Friday throughout the school closure.
Families with questions about meals or pick-up sites can call (541) 447-7789 or (541)-447-5664.
· Powell Butte Community Charter School: 11:20am-11:30am
· Juniper Acres (Reservoir Rd & Cascade Way): 12:00pm-12:10pm
· Juniper Grove RV Park: 12:00pm-12:10pm
· Cayuse Rd @ Mailboxes: 12:20pm-12:30pm
· Remington Rd @ Mailboxes: 12:40pm-12:50pm
· Hilltop Rd @ Mailboxes: 1:00pm-1:10pm
Prineville West and Ochoco West
· End of SW Park Drive (Crestview area): 11:40am-11:50am
· Ochoco School Crossing (Madras Hwy side): 12:00pm-12:10pm
· Western Sky: 12:15pm-12:25pm
· Ochoco West: 12:40pm-12:50pm
· Pioneer School: 12:00pm-1:00pm
· Ridgeview Commons: 12:00pm-12:10pm
· Crystal Corral RV Park: 12:20pm-12:30pm
· Lakeshore RV Park: 12:40pm-12:50pm
· Mariposa and Larry Court: 12:25pm-12:35pm
· Yellowpine Park: 12:40pm-12:50pm
· 3050 N Main (middle driveway): 1:00pm-1:10pm
Culver School District will run its normal morning Bus Routes, stopping at all scheduled stops, carrying “Brown Bag” Breakfast/Lunch packages.
Students, Parents and/or Caretakers can meet the bus at the normally scheduled time at their bus stop, or the bus stop that would be theirs if they did ride the bus but normally don’t, to grab their meals. The student does not have to be a regular bus rider to go to the bus stop and grab a meal.
Look for your friendly yellow bus for your meals on wheels 🙂
The Culver Cafeteria on the School District Campus will be open from 7:30 am to 9:30 am for ANY Students, Parents and/or Caretakers to come and pick up their “Brown Bag” meal to take home.