• News Release: Summer Meals Program to Kick Off June 29

    News Release: Summer Meals Program to Kick Off June 29

    June 16, 2020
    For Immediate Release
    CONTACT:
    Office of Communications
    301-952-6001

    UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) will end the current two-day meal distribution program Wednesday, June 17. Following a one-week break to complete year-end activities, PGCPS will operate the annual Summer Food Service Program from Monday, June 29 through Thursday, August 13.

    “Grab and go” breakfast and lunch meals will be available Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon at 87 school sites and 12 apartment complexes. To view a list of sites, click here.

    To bridge the gap in meal service, PGCPS families can access seven community sites from Monday, June 22 through Friday, June 26. The sites will offer lunch and a snack from 12-2 p.m.

    Updates to services and sites will be provided as information becomes available. For more information, visit www.pgcps.org/foodandnutrition.


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    About PGCPS:  Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), the nation's 20th largest school district, has 206 schools and centers, more than 136,500 students and 22,000 employees. Under the leadership of CEO Dr. Monica Goldson and the Prince George's County Board of Education, the school system serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities located in the Washington, DC suburbs. PGCPS is nationally recognized for college and career-readiness programs that provide students with unique learning opportunities, including dual enrollment and language immersion.