FWCS Summer Meals Offered Through July - June 07, 2018

Record Number: 17157
Displayed from: Jun 07, 2018 , until: Aug 07, 2018

Fort Wayne Community Schools is again sponsor the Summer Food Service Program for Children (SFSPC) providing free meals to all children ages 18 and younger and to adults who are enrolled in a state-approved educational program for the mentally or physically disabled.

The meal program was created to serve nutritious meals to children when National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program meals are not available. To ensure all children receive proper nutrition throughout the year, SFSPC reimburses organizations that prepare and serve meals to eligible children during the summer.

Meals are served Monday through Friday, unless otherwise noted, at 38 sites, including weekly visits by the FWCS Lunch Bus. Most sites opened Monday, June 4, and close Friday, July 27.

This year, those interested in finding a nearby site can text “Summer Meals” to 97779 or “Food” or “Comida” to 877877.

Summer Meals will be provided at the following sites:

Community Sites

 

Cooper Center  Creighton Avenue & Lafayette Street  Lunch: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.  Snack: 2:30-2:45 p.m.

Family Ed Center  909 E. State Blvd., Building G  June 4-Aug. 2 Lunch: 12:30-1 p.m.

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo Camp  600 Franke Park Drive  Lunch: 11 a.m.-noon  Snack: 2-2:15 p.m.

Hamilton Park   Spring & Jessie streets  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Snack: 2:30-2:45 p.m.

Hessen Cassel Library   3030 E. Paulding Road   Lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.  Snack: 3-3:15 p.m.

Jennings Center  1330 McCulloch St.   Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Snack: 2:30-2:45 p.m.

Lafayette Park  Lafayette Street & Glencoe Avenue  Lunch: 11 a.m.-noon    Snack: 2-2:15 p.m.

Lakeside Park  Lake & Vermont avenues  Lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.  Snack: 2:45-3 p.m.

Little Turtle Library   2201 Sherman Blvd.   Lunch: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.   Snack: 2:15-2:30 p.m.

Main Library  900 Library Plaza  Lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.   Snack: 2:45-3 p.m.

McMillen Park Community Center  Oxford & Abbett streets   Lunch: Noon-1 p.m.  Snack: 3:15-3:30 p.m.

McMillen Park  Oxford & Abbett streets  June 4-July 20   Lunch: 12:15-1:15 p.m.

Memorial Park  Maumee Street & Glasgow Avenue  Lunch: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.  Snack: 2:15-2:30 p.m.

Packard Park   Fairfield & Kinsmoor avenues  Lunch: 11 a.m.-noon  Snack: 2-2:15 p.m.

Pontiac Library  2215 S. Hanna St.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Snack: 2:45-3 p.m.

Shawnee Library   5601 Noll Ave.  Lunch: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.  Snack: 2:15-2:30 p.m.

Tecumseh Library  1411 E. State Blvd.  Lunch: Noon-1 p.m.  Snack 3-3:15 p.m.

Weisser Park Youth Center  Hanna & Drexel avenues  Lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.  Snack: 2:45-3 p.m.

Wellspring Camp Plymouth Congregational Church  501 W. Berry St.  June 6-July 19  Lunch: 12:45-1:15 p.m.

Wellspring Camp  Trinity English Lutheran Church  405 W. Wayne St.  June 6-July 19  Lunch: 12:45-1:15 p.m.

Wellspring Camp  St. Mary Catholic Church  1101 S. Lafayette St.  June 6-July 19  Lunch: 12:45-1:15 p.m.

Wellspring Camp  Trinity Episcopal Church  611 W. Berry St.  June 6-July 19  Lunch: 12:45-1:15 p.m.

Wellspring Camp   Salvation Army  2901 N. Clinton Ave.  June 6-July 19  Lunch: 12:45-1:15 p.m.

School Sites

 

Abbett Elementary  4325 Smith St.  June 5-28/July 9-Aug. 3  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

Brentwood Elementary  3710 Stafford Drive  June 5-28/July 9-Aug. 3  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

Fairfield Elementary  2825 Fairfield Ave.  July 9-Aug. 3  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

Forest Park Elementary  2004 Alabama Ave.  July 9-Aug. 3  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

Franke Park Elementary  828 Mildred Ave.  June 5-28  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

Harrison Hill Elementary  355 Cornell Circle  June 5-28/July 9-Aug. 3  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

Harris Elementary (ESY Camp)  4501 Thorngate Drive  June 11-28 (T-Th only)  Snack: 9:45-10:15 a.m.

Harris Elementary (YMCA)  4501 Thorngate Drive  June 4-Aug. 3  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon  Snack: 4-4:25 p.m.

Indian Village Elementary  3835 Wenonah Lane  June 5-28  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon  

Portage Middle School  3521 Taylor St.  June 5-28  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

Snider High School  4600 Fairlawn Pass  June 11-July 3  Breakfast: 7:45-8 a.m.  Lunch: 1-1:15 p.m.

Waynedale Elementary  7201 Elzey St.  July 9-Aug. 3  Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.  Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-noon

The Lunch Bus

 

Ridgebrook Mobile Home  2737 Ridgebrook Blvd.  Lunch: 11-11:30 a.m.

Countryside Village Mobile Home Park  76 Country Forest Drive  Lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Archer’s Pointe Apartments  262 W. Washington Center Blvd.  Lunch: 12:30-1 p.m.

 


With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.