Darlington County School District providing children free meals during the summer through USDA program

Darlington County School District providing children free meals during the summer through USDA program
Posted on 06/05/2017
Summer Food ProgramDARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington County School District will provide breakfast and lunch for children this summer at several school sites through the United States Department of Agriculture’s Seamless Summer Meals Program.

Meals will be provided to anyone 18 years of age or younger at no cost.

The program begins June 5 at nine locations. Seven of the sites will be open Monday through Thursday, while two will operate Monday through Friday. No registration is required.

The program will serve a variety of breakfasts and lunches that meet nutritional standards set by the USDA and the National School Breakfast and Lunch Programs.

At each location, breakfast will be served from 7 a.m. until 9 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Summer meals are scheduled to be served at the following seven locations, Monday through Thursday:

• Brunson-Dargan Elementary School
• Darlington High School
• Hartsville High School
• Hartsville Middle School
• Rosenwald Elementary/Middle School
• Spaulding Middle School
• Washington Street Elementary School

Meals will be served at the following two locations, Monday through Friday:

• Mayo High School for Math, Science and Technology
• Thornwell School for the Arts

For more information about the Seamless Summer Meals Program, please call 843-398-2318.