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FREE Meals & Grab-n-Go Program for ALL Students

 Through the end of the 2020-21 Academic Year

Free meals for all students. No application necessary. Complete your Free Lunch Application for other federal funding

Free Meals for All Students*

  • ALL students eligible: In-person, 100% Remote, & Online Catawba
  • Through the end of the 2020-21 academic year
  • *No application necessary

Please complete your Free & Reduced Lunch Application for OTHER important federal funding for our schools like: 

  • Additional classroom teachers to ensure reduced class sizes
  • Academic facilitators & instructional coaches
  • Additional funding for instructional supplies and materials
  • Additional technology devices
  • Professional development for teachers
  • Educational software programs
information about Tuesday Grab-n-Go Meal pickups that is under the heading "Tuesday Pickups"

Who Picks Up Meals on Tuesdays?

  • "AA Students" attending on Mondays and Tuesdays (Pickup at student's current school)
  • Challenger Students (Pickup at Startown Elementary)
  • 100% Remote Learners (Pickup at Base School)

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information about Thursday Grab-n-Go Meal pickups that is under the heading %22Thursday Pickups%22

Who Picks Up Meals on Thursdays?

  • Online Catawba 100% Remote Students (pickup at student's base school)
  • "BB Students" attending on Wednesdays & Thursdays (pickup at student's current school)
  • K-1 Students (pickup at student's current school)
  • Rosenwald Students (pickup at Catawba Elementary)
  • Challenger Students (Pickup at Startown Elementary)

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Top 3 Things You Need to Know

  1. The USDA announced that we can provide FREE breakfast and lunch to ALL students regardless of Free & Reduced Lunch status through June 30, 2020.
     

  2. Free and reduced meal applications for the 2020-2021 school year still need to be completed.
     

  3. We will continue to provide Curbside Meal Pickups for the days that students are learning remotely: 

    • Students attending on Mondays and Tuesdays can pick up meals on Tuesdays at their school

    • Students attending on Wednesdays and Thursdays can pick up meals on Thursdays at their school

    • Kindergarten & first-grade students and Rosenwald students can pick up meals on Thursdays. Locations vary, so please read the entire news post. 

    • 100% Remote Learners can pick up meals on Tuesdays

    • Challenger students can now pick up meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays 

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Details about Meal Program Effective 10/15/20