School may be out for the summer, but Madison County Schools don’t want children to go hungry. Beginning May 28, 2019, the Madison County school system is providing a Summer Meals Program for children and teens.
During Summer 2018, Madison County Schools served 5,418 breakfasts and 5,583 lunches. The school system has added two more sites this year, aiming to serve an additional 1,500 breakfasts and 1,500 lunches, for a total of 7,000 lunches and breakfasts.
Huntsville City Schools gears up for summer feeding program
The Summer Meal Program is scheduled to begin Tuesday, May 28, 2019. The program is open to young people ages 18 and younger. Meals will be provided at the following locations:
- New Hope Elementary
- Walnut Grove Elementary
- Owens Crossroads Elementary
- Madison County Elementary
- Madison Cross Roads Elementary
Breakfast will be served from 8:00-8:30 a.m. and lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The program is sponsored by the Alabama State Department of Education and the USDA.
Source: Madison County Schools