Summer Meal Locations At Schools To Open Tuesday

Monday, May 25, 2020

Summer meal pickup sites available at Hamilton County Schools will start food service on Tuesday. These sites will be open on Tuesdays and Friday each week from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 

Each Tuesday, families will be able to pick up three meals for each person at the sites.  On Friday, families will receive four meals for each person in the family. 

The sites will continue to follow CDC guidelines for social distancing and personal protection recommendations throughout the summer.  At this time, guidelines recommend appropriate social distancing between families at the location and the wearing of protective masks.

Sites are located at:

Bess T Shepherd
Harrison Elementary
Spring Creek
East Ridge Elementary
East Lake Elementary
Clifton Hills
Orchard Knob Elementary
Hardy Elementary
Soddy Elementary
Middle Valley Elementary
Hixson High
Red Bank Elementary
Nolan Elementary


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