Grab and Go lunches begin again Monday

The USD 457 Summer Food Service Grab and Go lunch program will be back on its normal schedule on Monday after a week off.  The last day that the lunches will be distributed will be on Thursday, July 30, 2020.


The program takes place at a number of schools in the district Monday through Thursday from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


The school sites include: Abe Hubert Elementary School, Buffalo Jones Elementary School, Edith Scheuerman Elementary School, Florence Wilson Elementary School, Jennie Wilson Elementary School, Victor Ornelas Elementary School and Garden City High School.


There will also be a number of locations where the district will have school buses in the community for families go to get meals.


The times and locations include:


10:15 - 11:30 a.m. at Acosta Trailer Park and Wagon Wheel.


10:15 - 10:45 a.m. at Plymell Trailers (Mimosa Rd), H&H Trailers, and Mansfield Rd. Trailers.


11:00 - 11:30 a.m. at Burnside Frontage, Farmland Road, and Towns Riverview.The meals are delivered curbside at the locations.  For the safety of those getting the meals and the safety of the workers, please do not exit the vehicle when picking up the meals.  Parents can use the mirror tags that they had during the school year for the Grab-and-Go lunches to pick up the food.  Children may also walk to the locations to receive the bagged food.


The program is funded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is an equal opportunity provider.


The last day that the lunches will be distributed will be on July 30.


The Garden City Public Schools website has all of the times and locations of this and other programs at www.gckschools.com.