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Summer Food Service Expanded to Further Support the Community's Children

West Fargo, ND – (May 18, 2021) – With support from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), West Fargo Public Schools is expanding its summer food service offerings for children in the community.

Food service will now be included in the district’s summer school programming, with students receiving a scheduled lunch break or a meal as they leave for the day. Three additional food service supports have been created for any child in the community between 0 – 18 years of age: daily meals to go, daily hot meals served on site, and a weekly grocery box.

WEEKLY GROCERY BOX (AVAILABLE JUNE 3 – JULY 29)

The weekly grocery box option is available to children between 0 – 18 years of age and may be claimed by an able child or parent/guardian. Each box will include breakfasts, meats, grains, fruits, vegetables, and milk for each child. No identification or proof of residency is required. Boxes are distributed at the following times and locations:

Days

Times

Locations

Tuesdays

12:30PM – 1:00PM

Cheney Middle School, 825 17th Ave E, West Fargo

Liberty Middle School, 801 36th Ave E, West Fargo

Thursdays

12:30PM – 1:00PM

Cheney Middle School, 825 17th Ave E, West Fargo

Liberty Middle School, 801 36th Ave E, West Fargo

Note: There will be no boxes distributed on Tuesday, July 6 and Thursday, July 8.

DAILY MEALS TO GO (AVAILABLE JUNE 1 – JUNE 24)

The daily to go meal option is available to all children between 0 – 18 years of age and may be claimed by an able child or parent/guardian. No identification or proof of residency is required. Meals are distributed outside at the following times and locations:

Days

Times

Locations

Mondays – Thursdays

10:30AM – 11:00AM

Willow Park Elementary School, 4901 15th Ave S, Fargo

Mondays – Thursdays

11:00AM – 11:30AM

Brooks Harbor Elementary School, 801 22nd Ave W, West Fargo

Deer Creek Elementary School, 6400 54th Ave S, Fargo

Eastwood Elementary School, 500 10th Ave E, West Fargo

Freedom Elementary School, 401 26th Ave E, West Fargo

L.E. Berger Elementary School, 631 4th Ave E, West Fargo

Osgood Elementary School, 5550 44th Ave S, Fargo

South Elementary School, 117 6th Ave W, West Fargo

Heritage Middle School, 6350 76th Ave S, Horace

DAILY HOT MEALS SERVED ON SITE (AVAILABLE JUNE 3 – JUNE 30)

A daily hot meal option is available to all children between 0 – 18 years of age. No identification or proof of residency is required. Meals are served from 12:00PM – 12:30PM, Monday – Friday at Sheyenne High School, 800 40th Ave E, West Fargo.

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Stephanie Hansen
info@west-fargo.k12.nd.us
(701) 499-1073