School Nutrition Guidance during COVID-19 Closure

 

 

 

Collierville Schools Grab & Go Meals

* * * IMPORTANT NOTICE * * *

 

There will be no Grab & Go Meals on Monday, May 25 & Tuesday, May 26, because of the holiday.  Meals will resume Thursday, May 28.

 

 

Collierville Schools will provide an opportunity for families to drive thru or walk up and pick up meals for the children in their family who are 18 and under.  Distribution sites are listed below.  Children must be present for meals to be provided.  A designated area will be set up outside at each site.  If driving, please stay in your car and meals will be passed through to the driver based on the number of children in the car.

 

Meals will be served March 23–through the extent of the closure on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays each week.  Meals (breakfast & lunch) will be served from 10:00 am until 12:30 pm.  Children will receive one breakfast and one lunch on Mondays and two breakfast meals and two lunch meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

 

The following sites will be meal distribution hubs March 23 – through the extent of the closure:

 

                        Collierville Elementary School                        Collierville Middle School

                        (Back of School)                                              (Back of School)

                        590 Peterson Lake Rd.                                     580 Quinn Rd.

 

                                                                  Collierville VFW

                                                                  347 S. Center St.

 

This program will be solely for the pick-up of meals.  Meals will not be consumed on site.  We encourage families to continue to be proactive in reducing the risk of COVID-19 by not congregating at the school site once meals have been distributed.

 

Please contact Carol Tessen at 901.286.6373 or ctessen@colliervilleschools.org, for more information.

 

 

Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

 

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

 

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

 

MAIL:

U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

 

FAX:

(202) 690-7442

 

EMAIL:intake@usda.gov.

 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.