This summer, HPS is participating in the Summer Food Service Meals Program. Free meals will be provided to all children under the age of 18 regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. The following sites will be open to the public starting June 25th, 2018 through August 24th, 2018. Please see brochure for a listing of locations, hours of operation and more details – Summer Food Service Program (PDF).
This year all students in the Holyoke Public Schools will receive a free nutritious breakfast and lunch, thanks to the expansion of the federal school lunch program – Healthy Hunger-free Kids Act of 2010. There is no need to complete applications to participate in this program that is available to all students in our district.
1% Milk, Non-fat Chocolate Milk Meal Pattern
2 oz Meat or Meat Alternative
¾ Cup Fruit or Vegetable
8 Breads per week
8 oz Milk
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program.