Escondido, CA

Summer meals program announced for Escondido schools

With summer right around the cor­ner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy and fed while school is out. The Escondido Union School District provides meals at no cost to children ages 1 to 18 years during the summer. Meals will be served at the following locations:

Rock Springs Elementary

• Breakfast served Monday through Friday June 27 – July 22
8:15 – 8:45 a.m. (except July 4)
• Lunch served Monday through Friday June 27 – July 22
11 – 11:30 a.m. (except July 4)

Del Dios Academy,
Farr Elementary,
Pioneer Elementary,
Lincoln Elementary,
Oak Hill Elementary,
Juniper Elementary,
Felicita Elementary

• Breakfast served Monday through Friday July 5 – July from 22,
8 – 8:30 a.m.
• Lunch served Monday through Fri­day July 5 – July 22
11:30 – Noon

There are no income requirements or registration. Any child from ages 1-18 years may come to eat. For more information, contact Gail Gousha at 760-432-2141. Each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture partners with local organizations like the Es­condido Union School District to pro­vide meals at no charge to all children when school is out for the summer. For more information about the national Summer Food Service Program, visit

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, and reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. (Not all pro­hibited bases apply to all programs.)

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 responsible State or local Agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Ser­vice at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information is available in languages other than English.

To file a complaint alleging discrim­ination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD- 3027, found online at filing_ cust.html, or 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:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
(202) 690-7442; or

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