Free lunch pickup sites

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Free lunches for kids in Portland area
Published date: 
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 2:33pm

Gov. Kate Brown announced a statewide closure of K-12 schools from March 16 to April 30th

The Oregon Department of Education has free lunch info for all school districts in the state here.

Washington schools are closed through April 24th

 

Here is a list of school districts along with information on how to pick up the meals.

Districts are listed in alphabetical order. 

BATTLE GROUND SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Meals
Children ages 0–18 can pick up a free and nutritious sack lunch and sack breakfast.
When: 11 a.m. to noon, Weekdays April 6–24
Where: In front of all our primary schools, Amboy Middle, and BGHS and PHS

Families that are absolutely unable to get to schools to pick up meals in person can request meal delivery to your child’s bus stop. To request meal delivery, please complete the online request form or call the Meal Delivery Request Line at (360) 885-6614. Someone will follow up with you.

 

BEAVERTON SCHOOL DISTRICT:

The Nutrition Services Department will be providing free breakfast & lunch for all students and children ages one (1) and up weekdays from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at designated school sites (listed below).

Meals will be available for all students. Students must be present to be given a meal.

We will be handing meals out, grab & go style. Cafeterias will not be open for dining. Curbside pick-up will be available.

Sites:

  • Aloha Huber Park K-8
  • Barnes Elementary School
  • Beaver Acres Elementary School
  • Chehalem Elementary School
  • Fir Grove Elementary School
  • Hazeldale Elementary School
  • Kinnaman Elementary School
  • McKinley Elementary School
  • Raleigh Hills K-8
  • Vose Elementary School
  • William Walker Elementary School
  • Whitford Middle School
  • Beaverton High School
  • Southridge High School
  • Sunset High School

 

CAMAS SCHOOL DISTRICT:

  • Need meals? Help us plan for enough prepared grab-and-go breakfast and lunch (9 -11 AM Monday-Friday) by letting us know here. If you need extra food assistance, let us know.
  • Need emergency childcare? Currently, we are offering free childcare to medical professionals and first responders. Send Community Education Director Mary Weishaar an email to sign up.

 

CANBY SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Free Grab-and-Go Meals (Kids 1-18)

Monday - Friday 8am - 11am - Baker Prairie, Carus, Eccles, Ninety-One

 

DAVID DOUGLAS SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Grab & Go Meals For Students: From 9:00 – 11:00 AM. (Mon-Fri) DDSD is serving Grab and Go breakfast and lunch at four sites.

• Gilbert Heights Elementary        • Ventura Park Elementary School
• Ron Russell Middle School          • David Douglas High School

All school food pantries will be open - click here for locations

Human Solutions and Central City Concern are picking up meals and delivering them to families in their apartment complexes.

 

EVERGREEN PUBLIC SCHOOLS:

Breakfast/lunch “grab and go” meals will be available from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. at the following schools:

  • Burton Elementary (14015 NE 28th St.)
  • Cascade Middle School (13900 NE 18th St.)
  • Covington Middle School (11200 NE Rosewood Ave.)
  • Crestline Elementary (13003 SE 7th St.)
  • Ellsworth Elementary (512 SE Ellsworth Road)
  • Hearthwood Elementary (801 NE Hearthwood Blvd.)
  • Heritage High School (7825 NE 130th Ave.)
  • Mill Plain Elementary (400 NE 164th Ave.)
  • Silver Star Elementary (10500 NE 86th St.)

We will deliver meals using school buses operating on normal morning elementary routes throughout the district. Students of all ages (not just elementary) may wait at the regular time/bus stop, and the bus will stop to deliver both breakfast and lunch at the same time. To find a convenient bus stop, click here. We will also operate normal morning Special Needs routes. A household member will need to be available to come out to the bus and collect the meals.

 

FOREST GROVE SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Forest Grove School District is serving meals during the COVID‐19 closure. Grab‐and‐Go meals will be available to pick up at the following locations Monday through Friday, March 30th through April 28, 2020 to all children ages 1 to 18. Children must be present at all sites to receive their meals. Breakfast and a lunch will be served together.

Walk‐Up Meal Sites (Localidades Actuales de Entrega de Comida) (10am—12pm)

Harvey Clarke Elementary School

Joseph Gale Elementary School

Rose Grove Park

Echo Shaw Elementary School

Bus Stop Delivery Meal Locations (Lugares Adicionales de Entrega de Comidadistribuidas por autobuses escolares)

1. Visitation Church: 11:30am

2. Forest Gale Drive & Highway 8: 10am

3. Thatcher City Park: 10am

4. Talisman City Park: 10:45am

5. Hawthorne St. &26th Ave: 10:45am

6. FGSD District Office: 11:30am

7. Bard Park: 10am

8. Fir Rd. & 19th Ave: 10:45am

9. Karen’s Korner Apartments: 10am

10. Garden Manor Apartments: 11:30am

11. Cornelius Elementary School: 10:45am

12. S 20th Ave & Dogwood St.:10am

13. Dilley Elementary School: 10am

14. Lake Stop Store: 10:45am

15. Glenwood Store: 11:30am

16. Oak Grove Academy Gales Creek: 10:45am

 

GRESHAM BARLOW SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Free meals for students available 

Sodexo, our nutrition services provider, will be serving free breakfast and lunch at the sites below for students ages 18 and under. These meals will be grab-and-go. 

Pick up Breakfast: 8:30 am to 9 am

Pick up Lunch: 11:30 am to 12:30 pm 

Locations: 

  • Clear Creek Middle School, located at 219 NE 219th Ave., Gresham, OR 97030
  • Gordon Russell Middle School, located at 3625 SE Powell Valley Rd., Gresham, OR 97080
  • Highland Elementary School, located at 295 NE 24th St., Gresham, OR 97030
  • Hogan Cedars Elementary School, located at 1770 SE Fleming Ave., Gresham, OR 97080
  • North Gresham Elementary School, located at 1001 SE 217th Ave., Gresham, OR 97030
  • East Gresham Elementary School, located at 900 SE 5th St., Gresham, OR 97080
  • Kelly Creek Elementary School, located at 2400 SE Baker Way, Gresham, OR 97080
  • West Gresham Elementary School, located at 330 W. Powell Blvd., Gresham, OR 97030
 

HILLSBORO SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Meal Distribution

Nutrition Services staff will prepare and distribute meals - breakfast and lunch will be handed out together. 

Simple and convenient preparation items will be provided in a “drive-through” or walk-up method, such as sandwiches, bowl-packs for cereal, and whole or individual serving fruits/vegetables, including liquid milk and yogurt (milk and yogurt will be the non-meat/non-peanut option on the first and second days of service). 

Nutrition Services staff will be operating out of seven main meal preparation “hubs.” The schools listed under each hub site should go to that location to pick up their meals. Locations with an “*” will also have meals distributed to their school site, as a second option.

 
  • R.A. Brown Middle School - Site for students at Imlay, Indian Hills, Ladd Acres, and R.A. Brown
  • Century High School - Site for students at Reedville*, Tobias, Century, and Hilhi
  • South Meadows Middle School - Site for students at Butternut Creek, Groner, Minter Bridge, Rosedale, Witch Hazel, and South Meadows
  • Lincoln Street Elementary School - Site for students at Farmington View, Free Orchards*, Lincoln Street, McKinney*, Mooberry*, and Miller Education/Big Picture
  • Evergreen Middle School - Site for students at Jackson, North Plains, Patterson, Evergreen, and Glencoe
  • Poynter Middle School - Site for students at Brookwood, Eastwood, W.L. Henry*, and Poynter
  • Liberty High School - Site for students at Lenox, Orenco, Quatama, West Union, and Liberty
 

Meals will be offered to any child at any location, ages 1-18. Distribution times at the individual school sites are 10 a.m. for elementary school students, 11 a.m. for middle school students, and 12 p.m. for high school students.

LONGVIEW PUBLIC SCHOOLS:

Longview School District Meal Service Locations and Times:

Meal Offering:  Grab n’ Go breakfast and lunch served daily to any person 0 to 18 years of age.

Static Sites

Meal Service 12:00-12:30, Monday through Friday

  • Helens – Main Office Entrance
  • Kessler – Main Office Entrance
  • Monticello – Main Office Entrance
  • North Lake Main Office Entrance
  • Columbia Heights – Main Office Entrance
  • Mint Valley – Main Office Entrance

Mobile Delivery Sites

Meal Service 11:45 to 12:00, Monday through Friday

 
  • Baker’s Corner Store parking lot – 5601 Ocean Beach Hwy, Longview
  • Archie Anderson Park – 22nd Ave & Alabama St, Longview

Meal Service 12:15 to 12:30, Monday through Friday

  • Youth and Family Link parking lot – 907 Douglas St, Longview
  • Roy Morse Park – Morse Park Way, Longview

 

LAKE OSWEGO SCHOOLS:

The house that is green on the Lake Oswego High School property, which is home to Hunger Fighters, is providing meals to families who are food insecure in our community; that LOSD facility will be open from 12:30-3 p.m. every Saturday. 

 

MCMINNVILLE SCHOOLS:

Elementary schools will be distribution sites for lunches between 11:30 a.m. – noon on weekdays.  Meals will be packed to take home and will not be served onsite.

Meals will also be delivered along bus routes at certain stops. Families may use whatever bus stop is most convenient. For more details, a list of stops and estimated delivery times, please click here. 

 

NEWBERG SCHOOLS:

Anyone ages 1-18 can receive a free meal for breakfast and lunch, Monday through Friday. Summer food sites will be used to distribute food. We are exploring other options as possibilities for after Spring Break, and we will communicate out when we know. Here are the locations and times:

  • Edwards Elementary School Cafeteria will serve breakfast from 8-9 am
  • Edwards Elementary School Cafeteria will serve lunch from 11 am-12 noon
  • CPRD Aquatic Center (1802 Haworth Ave) will serve lunch from 11 am-12 noon 
  • Newberg Public Library (503 E. Hancock St.) will serve lunch from 11 am-12 noon
  • Deskin Commons will serve lunch from 11:00 am- 11:30 am
 

Q. Are there any other resources for food?

As of March 13, several churches are still planning to provide free meals. Here is the schedule:

  • Monday Dinner: (every) Zion Lutheran Church (301 S. River)  5:30pm-6:30pm
  • Tuesday Dinner: (2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month) Dundee Community Center (1026 Hwy 99W Dundee) 5:30pm-6:30pm
  • Wednesday Dinner: (every) - River Street Church of God (715 S. River) 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Thursday Dinner: (every)- Newberg Christian Church (2315 Villa Rd) 4:30-pm-5:45pm
  • Friday Dinner: (every)- St. Peter Catholic Church (2315 N Main St) 5:30pm-6:30pm

 

NORTH CLACKAMAS SCHOOLS:

Meals are available Monday through Friday from 7:30 am - 9:00 am at Clackamas High, Milwaukie High, and Rex Putnam. Breakfast and lunch will be provided to students in a pre-made fashion at the same time. The pick up point will be in the parking lot near the high school cafeterias; signage will be posted.

Preboxed food packages will be available at the Wichita Center from 10am - 4pm; Wichita Center is not open during spring break. Families accessing this service will be asked for the size of your family so staff can size the box appropriately. This will be done on a drive-thru model where the food will be delivered to your vehicle.

 

NORTH MARION SCHOOL DISTRICT:

FIRST Student small buses will run two routes Monday- Friday to deliver a combined sack breakfast and lunch.

Route A will begin at Century Meadows from 10:00 - 10:15AM, then Aurora park from 10:30 -10:45AM, then Sherwood from 11 -11:15AM, and Olds from 11:30 - 11:45AM. 

 

Route B will begin at Chateau from 10:00 - 10:15AM, then Donald Skate Park from 10:30 -10:45AM, then Rivenes Park from 11:00-11:15AM. 

Food is available at no cost to children 18 and under. No adult meals are available, and no seconds. Children must be present at the pickup site to receive meals.

 

OREGON CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Breakfast & Lunch Available

A grab-and-go lunch (with a breakfast bar for the next day)

For all children ages 1-18 years old

Monday through Friday

12:00 p.m.  - 1:00 p.m.

No dining allowed on-site (pick-up only)

At these locations:

  • Candy Lane Elementary School
  • Eastham Community Center
  • Gardiner Middle School
  • Holcomb Elementary School
  • Kingsbury Heights Apartments

 

PARKROSE SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Students can get a packaged breakfast and lunch weekdays from 11 am to 1 pm and Parkrose Middle School (11800 NE Shaver) and Russell Elementary (2700 NE 127th). Students must be present to get their meals. 

 

PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS:

Breakfast and lunch will be provided to children in the community ages 1-18 on weekdays. Meals will be available for pickup outside the school from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the following locations:

  • Boise-Eliot/Humboldt Elementary - 620 N Fremont Ave
  • César Chávez Elementary - 5103 N Willis Blvd
  • George Middle School - 10000 N Burr Ave
  • Harrison Park School - 2225 SE 87th Ave
  • Lent School - 5105 SE 97th Ave
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary - 4906 NE 6th Ave
  • Rigler Elementary - 5401 NE Prescott St
  • Rosa Parks Elementary - 8960 N Woolsey Ave
  • Scott Elementary - 6700 NE Prescott St
  • Sitton Elementary - 9930 N Smith St
  • Woodmere Elementary - 7900 SE Duke St
  • Markham Elementary - 10531 SW Capitol Hwy
  • Madison at Marshall - 3905 SE 91st Ave
  • Franklin High School - 5405 SE Woodward St
 

And PPS says while they love their volunteers, they’re asking people to not come to school meal sites unless they are a PPS family picking up food.

The district says they’re following guidelines outlined by health authorities and practicing social distancing and suspending large gatherings to help slow the spread of coronavirus.

 

REYNOLDS SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Meal Service for March 16–20 - Reynolds School District will be offering meals for all students and families 18 and under at our three middle schools (H.B. Lee, Reynolds Middle, and Walt Morey) and at Reynolds High School. Meals will be distributed Monday-Friday from 11:30am to 1:00pm. Meals will be provided for curbside pick-up (in cars or on foot) at each location. Signage will be posted directing you where to pick up. 

 

SALEM-KEIZER PUBLIC SCHOOLS:

In order to help alleviate food insecurity, we will be offering breakfast and lunch grab and go bags, Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 36 locations. Meals are available to any child 18 and under.

The locations are:

  • Auburn Elementary School
  • Bush Elementary School
  • Chavez Elementary School
  • Claggett Creek Middle School
  • Cummings Elementary School
  • Englewood Elementary School
  • Eyre Elementary School
  • Four Corners Elementary School
  • Grant Community School
  • Hallman Elementary School
  • Hammond Elementary School
  • Harritt Elementary School
  • Hayesville Elementary School
  • Highland Elementary School
  • Hoover Elementary School
  • Houck Middle School
  • Judson Middle School
  • Keizer Elementary School
  • Kennedy Elementary School
  • Lamb Elementary School
  • Lee Elementary School
  • Leslie Elementary School
  • McKay High School
  • McNary High School
  • Miller Elementary School
  • Morningside Elementary School
  • North Salem High School
  • Richmond Elementary School
  • Salem Heights Elementary School
  • South Salem High School
  • Sumpter Elementary School
  • Walker Middle School
  • Washington Elementary School
  • Weddle Elementary School
  • Whiteaker Middle School
  • Wright Elementary School
 

Marion Polk Food Share has multiple food pantry sites around the community, as well. Click the link here to view locations.  

In addition, Community Action: HOME Youth Services’ Drop-In Center provides three meals a day via the USDA food program to any youth between the ages of 11-18. Food boxes also can be obtained at that location, 625 Union St. NE, Salem.

SKPS will continue to monitor the situation in conjunction with state agencies and will provide updates during the extended break. 

 

SHERWOOD SCHOOLS:

Nutrition Services will operate food distribution hubs at Hopkins Elementary and Edy Ridge Elementary on weekdays.  Breakfast and lunch will be available to all students, at no cost, at the following times:

Breakfast - 7:30-8:30am

Lunch - 11:30am-12:30pm

Meals will be pick-up only (no students will remain on campus to eat). At Hopkins, pick-up will happen at the cafeteria entrance -- please look for the pop-up canopies.  At Edy Ridge, pick-up will happen at the front entrance. 

 

TIGARD-TUALATIN SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Tualatin Elementary and Metzger Elementary Schools will serve grab-and-go meals to include serving breakfast from 8:00 - 8:30 AM and lunch from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM. for district students Pre-K through 12th grade. There will be no dining inside the schools. 

 

VANCOUVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS:

Sack lunches will be distributed to students between 10 a.m. and noon at the front of the following schools:

 
  • Anderson Elementary, 2215 NE 104th St.
  • Fruit Valley Elementary, 3410 NW Fruit Valley Rd.
  • Ogden Elementary School, 3200 NE 86th Ave.
  • Roosevelt Elementary, 2921 Falk Rd.
  • Washington Elementary School, 2908 S St.
  • Discovery Middle School, 800 E. 40th St.
  • Jason Lee Middle School, 8500 NW 9th Ave.
  • McLoughlin Middle School, 5802 MacArthur Blvd.

 

WEST LINN/WILSONVILLE SCHOOL DISTRICT:

The district’s nutrition services department will continue to provide breakfast and lunch to students who need these meals throughout the entirety of the extended closure. Grab-and-Go meals are available for pick up at eight primary schools and at West Linn High School from 10-11 a.m. Meals will be made available for all children aged 1-18 regardless of attendance area. Students must be present to be given a meal. 

Meal Sites include:

  • Boones Ferry Primary
  • Boeckman Creek Primary
  • Lowrie Primary
  • Cedaroak Park Primary
  • Bolton Primary
  • Trillium Creek Primary
  • Sunset Primary
  • Willamette Primary
  • West Linn High School

 

WOODLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT:

Families should note that we cannot provide more meals than there are children present, however, adults may purchase additional meals for themselves or others.

Following are the locations and times food service will be provided: 

  • Columbia and North Fork Elementary Schools - Breakfast will be served from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Yale Elementary School - lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 pm.
  • Woodland Middle School and Woodland High School - Lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
 

Food service delivery using the district’s school buses is also available on the website.

We will update this page whenever we have more info from any of these school districts