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EUHSD to host free summer meals for youth

In an effort to provide nutritious meals to students during the summer months, the Escondido Union High School District’s Nutrition Services program this week announced a program in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Service.  

All kids will be served. There is no enrollment and no charge.

Beginning in June, ANY child 18 or under will be able to eat breakfast and/or lunch at any of the district’s five high schools and other sites including; Orange Glen, Escondido High, San Pasqual, Del Lago Academy, Valley High, Washington Park, and Grove Park. All locations will be closed for July 4.    

These free meals will be offered Monday-Thursday at the school sites and Monday –Friday at Washington Park. Lunch will be served at all locations. Breakfast will be served at Orange Glen High School and Washington Park. These meals will help to ensure that the community’s children do not go hungry and that they receive the many benefits of healthy eating. See attached list for dates and times.   

No application or registration is necessary.

For more information, contact:

Alicia Pitrone, EUHSD Nutrition Services 

760-291-3239 

apitrone@euhsd.org

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. 

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;  (2) Fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) E-mail: program.intake@usda.gov.

DISTRIBUTIONS (ALL AGES) 

June 12 (Wed) Del Dios Middle Orange Glen HS, 1400 W 9th Ave, Escondido, CA 92029 2 p.m.

June 20 (Thur) Orange Glen HS 2200 Glenridge Rd, Escondido, CA 92027 11:30 a.m.

July 10 (Wed) Central Elem 122 W 4th Ave, Escondido, CA 92025 2 p.m.

July 17 (Wed) Orange Glen HS 2200 Glenridge Rd, Escondido, CA 92027 11:30 a.m.

July 31 (Wed) Lincoln Elem 1029 N Broadway, Escondido, CA 92026 2 p.m.

August 7 (Wed) Orange Glen HS 2200 Glenridge Rd, Escondido, CA 92027 11:30 a.m.

SUMMER MEALS (18 AND UNDER)

SCHOOL

Bernardo Elem, 1122 Mountain Heights Dr, Escondido, CA 92029 June 17 – June 28, Breakfast, 7:30-8:30 a.m.; Lunch, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

Conway Elem, 1325 Conway Dr, Escondido, CA 92027,  June 18 – July 9, Tu – Th M, F, Breakfast,     8-9 a.m. Lunch, 11:30 a.m.-noon

Del Lago Acad, 1740 Scenic Trail Way, Escondido, CA 92029, June 4 – July 3, M-Th, Lunch 10:15-10:45 a.m.

Escondido HS, 1535 N Broadway, Escondido, CA 92026,  June 10 – July 11 M – Th, Closed 7/4, Lunch, 9:45-11:30 a.m.

Lincoln Elem, 1029 N Broadway, Escondido, CA 92026, June 17-July 19, M-F, Closed 7/4, 7/5; Breakfast, 7:30-8:30 a.m., Lunch, 11 a.m.-noon.

LR Green Elem., 3115 Las Palmas Ave, Escondido, CA 9202;  June 17 – July 12 M – F, Closed 7/4, Lunch, 11 a.m.-noon

Orange Glen HS, 2200 Glenridge Rd, Escondido, CA 92027,  June 10-July 11, M-Th, Closed, 7/4, Breakfast, 7-8 a.m., Lunch, 9:45 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

San Pasqual HS, 3300 Bear Valley Pkwy, Escondido, CA 92025, June 10 – July 11, M – Th, Closed7/4, Lunch, 9:45-11:30 a.m.

Valley HS, 410 Hidden Trails Rd, Escondido, CA 92027, June 10 – July 11, M-Th, Closed 7/4, Lunch, 9:45-11:30 a.m.

PARK

Grove, 745 N Ash Street, Escondido, CA 92027, June 18 – July 25, Tu/W/Th, Closed 7/4, Lunch, Noon-12:30 p.m.

Washington, 501 Rose Street, Escondido, CA 92027, June 10 – Aug 9 M – F, Closed, 7/4, Breakfast, 8-9 a.m.

Lunch, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

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