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.
Come join HPS this summer for free lunch Monday – Friday until August 23rd, unless otherwise noted – You must be 18 years of age or younger to receive a free lunch. Service times at all locations are from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm. Locations are as follows: Community Field, Springdale Park, Heritage Park, Veterans Park, Carlos Vega Park, Chestnut Street Park, and Sullivan School (open until 8/11). In the event of inclement weather, all outside sites will be closed. Please contact HPS Dining Services at 413-534-2000 Ext. 234 with questions.
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
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