Student Meal Options Expand During Closure

Route 1: King Creek (10:30-10:55a) Dodd Meadows (11:05-11:30a) Shorty Collins (11:40a-12:05p) Leisure Lane (12:15-12:35p) Route 2: Sugarloaf Apts (10:30-10:55a) Conner Creek (11:10-11:35a) Ida Rogers (11:50a-12:15) Bearwallow Valley Trailer Park (12:30-12:55p)

Families in need of reliable meals for their children during the current school closure now have more options available – both from the HCPS Child Nutrition Department and restaurants in the area offering free meals to students.

Beginning Thursday, March 19, the Meals On the Bus is expanding to TWO routes and EIGHT stops, and will be providing breakfast AND lunch meals to better serve our students during the current school closure. Two  yellow school buses will stop on weekdays at the following neighborhoods, providing meals to children ages 2-18 at no cost:

Route 1
Route 2
King Creek (10:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.) Sugarloaf Apts. (10:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.)
Dodd Meadows (11:05 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.) Conner Creek (11:10 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.)
Shorty Collins (11:40 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.) Ida Rogers (11:50 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.)
Leisure Lane (12:15 p.m. – 12:35 p.m. Bearwallow Valley Trailer Park (12:30 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.)

Additionally, Sugarloaf Elementary has mobilized a bus to serve meals to children in the North district, and will be making stops on weekdays at the following neighborhoods:

Taylor Road (10 a.m.)
Corn Mountain Stop (10:20 a.m.)
Cedar Bluffs (10:50 a.m.)
Cedar Terrace (11:10 a.m.)
Dermid Circle (11:40 a.m.)

Grab-and-go pickup meals are also still available at no cost to children ages 2-18 at the following school sites on weekdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Atkinson Elementary, Clear Creek Elementary, Dana Elementary, Edneyville Elementary, Etowah Elementary, Fletcher Elementary, Glenn C. Marlow Elementary, Hillandale Elementary, Mills River Elementary, Sugarloaf Elementary, Upward Elementary, and Hendersonville Middle.

The Henderson County Education Foundation has compiled a list of area restaurants offering support to students and families while schools are closed. Visit HCEFNC.org/communitymeals for an updated list of available offerings. Please note this list is subject to change as local restaurants change their operations during this time of uncertainty.

We are working diligently to respond to needs as they are identified, as timely as logistics allow. Please stay tuned for updated information.

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Las familias que necesitan comidas confiables para sus hijos durante el cierre actual de la escuela ahora tienen más opciones disponibles, tanto del Departamento de Nutrición Infantil de HCPS como de restaurantes en el área que ofrecen comidas gratis a los estudiantes.

A partir del jueves 19 de marzo, Meals On the Bus se está expandiendo a DOS rutas y OCHO paradas, y proporcionará desayunos y almuerzos para servir mejor a nuestros estudiantes durante el cierre actual de la escuela. Dos autobuses escolares amarillos pararán de lunes a viernes en los siguientes vecindarios, proporcionando comidas a niños de 2 a 18 años sin costo:

Ruta 1
Ruta 2
King Creek (10:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.) Sugarloaf Apts. (10:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.)
Dodd Meadows (11:05 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.) Conner Creek (11:10 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.)
Shorty Collins (11:40 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.) Ida Rogers (11:50 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.)
Leisure Lane (12:15 p.m. – 12:35 p.m. Bearwallow Valley Trailer Park (12:30 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.)

Además, la Primaria Sugarloaf ha movilizado un autobús para servir comidas a los niños en el distrito Norte, y hará paradas los días de semana en los siguientes vecindarios:

Taylor Road (10 a.m.)
Corn Mountain Stop (10:20 a.m.)
Cedar Bluffs (10:50 a.m.)
Cedar Terrace (11:10 a.m.)
Círculo Dermid (11:40 a.m.)

Las comidas para llevar para llevar también están disponibles sin costo para niños de 2 a 18 años en los siguientes sitios escolares de lunes a viernes de 11 a.m. a 1 p.m.: Atkinson Elementary, Clear Creek Elementary, Dana Elementary, Edneyville Elementary, Etowah Elementary, Fletcher Elementary, Glenn C. Marlow Elementary, Hillandale Elementary, Mills River Elementary, Sugarloaf Elementary, Upward Elementary y Hendersonville Middle.

La Fundación de Educación del Condado de Henderson ha compilado una lista de restaurantes del área que ofrecen apoyo a estudiantes y familias mientras las escuelas están cerradas. Visite HCEFNC.org/communitymeals para obtener una lista actualizada de las ofertas disponibles. Tenga en cuenta que esta lista está sujeta a cambios a medida que los restaurantes locales cambian sus operaciones durante este tiempo de incertidumbre.

Estamos trabajando diligentemente para responder a las necesidades a medida que se identifican, tan oportunamente como lo permita la logística. Estén atentos para obtener información actualizada.

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