District Prepares Alternate Meal Service Plan for Students

Staff Report From Columbus CEO

Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

In accordance with the Georgia Department of Education and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the District will extend alternate meal services for students during the system-wide closure, Tuesday, March 17-Friday, March 27, 2020. Meals will be available, through a grab-and-go service, to all children enrolled in any K-12 educational setting. Students must be present to receive a meal.

Student meals will be provided each day, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at the following school sites:

·         Baker Middle School

·         Carver High School

·         J.D. Davis Elementary School

·         Dawson Elementary School

·         Double Churches Middle School

·         Fox Elementary School

·         Key Elementary School

·         Spencer High School

Buses will also deliver meals to the following sites, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.:

·         Elizabeth Canty Apartments

·         Chase Homes

·         Eagle Trace Apartments

·         Kendrick High School (front of school area)

·         Warren Williams Apartments

·         Whisperwood Apartments

·         Wilson Apartments

During this difficult time, the District’s utmost priority remains the safety and well-being of its students and employees. We ask that all individuals maintain a social distance while waiting in line for their meals. Meals will not be consumed on site.