Free Meals for Students

Free Breakfast and Lunch Available for Students
Posted on 10/02/2020

Free Breakfast and Lunch for All Waterford Public Schools' Students

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the State of Connecticut will continue to serve free breakfast and lunch for all students through December 31, 2020.

This action means that all Waterford Public School students are eligible for Free Breakfast and Lunch. This applies to in-school (even on hybrid at-home days) and full-time distance learning students.

  • District wide breakfast will be a Grab and Go service when students arrive at school.
  • Elementary and middle school lunch will be ordered in the classroom for any student who wants lunch and will be delivered to the classroom.  High school students order right in the cafeteria. 
  • Hybrid at-home students (3 days a week) and 5-day distance learning students will have free meal pickups.
  • Hybrid & distance learning meals may be pre-ordered via the website: www.waterfordschools.org, click on Menus, Click on Blue box=Online Meal Order Form, Place order
  • A parent or guardian may pick up the meals (breakfast & lunch) for 5 days from 10am-12pm on Wednesdays.  Please only pickup once per week.  Students are not required to be there for meal pickup.
  • Meals are available for all children in household age 18 and younger.

Due to the CLMS closure, meal pickup for Wednesday, October 7th will be at Oswegatchie Elementary School (470 Boston Post Road) from 10:00 pm - 12:00 pm.  Follow meal pick-up signs, stay in your cars, roll down window.  Give student name, masks required, pop your trunk and staff will put meals in for you.  

Meal Pick up Schedule for next two weeks

Monday, October 5

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location - OSW

Wednesday, October 7

10 am – 12 pm

Location - OSW

Monday, October 12

No Meal Pickup

Wednesday, October 14

10 am – 12 pm

Location - OSW

Monday, October 19

No Meal Pickup

Wednesday, October 21

10 am – 12 pm

Location - CLMS

Monday, October 26

No Meal Pickup

Wednesday, October 28

10 am – 12 pm

Location - CLMS

November and December

Meal Pickup continues on Wednesdays only

10 am – 12 pm

Location - CLMS


 
Time and Day of 5 Day Meal Pickup:
Wednesday between 10am and 12pm *

* please note there will no longer be meal  pick up on Mondays.  Meal pick up will be on Wednesdays only. 

What will I pick up?
Five Days of Breakfast & Lunch/ once per week

  • Full time remote/distance learners = Pick up 5 meals on Wednesday for Monday–Friday
  • Cohort A = Pick up 5 meals on Wednesday for Wednesday-Sunday
  • Cohort B= Pick up 5 meals  on Wednesday for Saturday-Wednesday


Dianne M. Houlihan
Director of School Dining & Nutrition Services
Waterford Schools
dhoulihan@waterfordschools.org


Desayuno y almuerzo gratis para todos los estudiantes de las escuelas públicas de Waterford

El secretario de Agricultura de EE. UU., Sonny Perdue, anunció que el Departamento de Agricultura de EE. UU. (USDA) y el estado de Connecticut continuarán sirviendo desayuno y almuerzo gratis para todos los estudiantes hasta el 31 de diciembre de 2020.

Esta acción significa que todos los estudiantes de las Escuelas Públicas de Waterford son elegibles para Desayuno y Almuerzo Gratis. Esto se aplica a los estudiantes en la escuela (incluso en días híbridos en el hogar) y a los estudiantes de aprendizaje a distancia a tiempo completo.

  • El desayuno en todo el distrito será un servicio para llevar cuando los estudiantes lleguen a la escuela.
  • El almuerzo de la escuela primaria y secundaria se pedirá en el salón de clases para cualquier estudiante que desee el almuerzo y se entregará en el salón de clases. Los estudiantes de secundaria ordenan directamente en la cafetería.
  • Los estudiantes híbridos en el hogar (3 días a la semana) y los estudiantes de aprendizaje a distancia de 5 días tendrán comida gratis.
  • Las comidas híbridas y de aprendizaje a distancia se pueden reservar a través del sitio web: www.waterfordschools.org , haga clic en Menús , Haga clic en Caja azul Formulario de pedido de comida en línea , Realizar pedido
  • Un padre o tutor puede recoger las comidas (desayuno y almuerzo)  (5 días de comidas) de 10 a.m. a 12 p.m. los miércoles. No se requiere que los estudiantes estén allí para recoger las comidas.
  • Las comidas están disponibles para todos los niños menores de 18 años en el hogar.


Hora de recogida de la comida:
Miércoles de 10h a 12h

Dianne M. Houlihan
Director de Servicios de Nutrición y Comidas Escolares
Escuelas de Waterford
dhoulihan@waterfordschools.org

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