Thanks to the USDA Summer Food Service Program for Children, the Peoria Unified School District will provide breakfast, lunch and dinner for free to any child this summer, age 18 and under. Lunch and breakfast will be served at 19 school sites as well as at the Peoria DES office, Vineyard Church, and the Peoria Community Center. Dinner will be served from 4:30-5:15 p.m., Monday-Friday, May 28 through July 26, at the Peoria Community Center, 8335 W. Jefferson. No identification is required to receive a free meal and students do not have to attend a Peoria Unified school. Meals for those 19-years or older will cost $1.75 for breakfast $3.00 lunch and dinner.
Breakfast and lunch meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows:
Peoria Unified, located in the Northwest Valley, serves more than 37,000 students in 34 elementary schools, seven high schools and one non-traditional high school. With ongoing open enrollment and alternative educational opportunities, the district boasts a 94 percent high school graduation rate. It is one of the largest unified school districts in Arizona and prides itself on excelling schools, award-winning teachers, high test scores, specialized signature programs and championship sports programs. For more information, visit the district’s website at www.peoriaunified.org.