Garden City Public Schools To Provide Meals To Students

Garden City Public Schools will be providing meals to district students during the school facilities closure.  Beginning on Monday, March 23, 2020, Garden City Public Schools will provide free grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches at 16 designated school locations from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and at varying times at nine locations throughout the community.

The meals will be delivered curbside at the locations.  For your safety and the safety of the workers, please do not exit the vehicle.  Following current federal guidelines, children must be present in the vehicle to receive a meal.  Children may also walk to the locations to receive the meals.  These meals will be free to any child age 18 and younger. 

The district would like to remind the community that during this time all school facilities, including playground equipment, are closed to the public.  After picking up meals, all children and families are asked to honor social distancing and refrain from congregating.

Meals will be provided from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at: 

·   Abe Hubert Elementary School, pick up will be on A Street, which is the same as student drop off and pick up.

·   Alta Brown Elementary School, pick up will be on Hudson Street, which is the same as student drop off and pick up.

·   Buffalo Jones Elementary School, pick up will be on the east side of the building in the teacher’s parking lot. 

·   Edith Scheuerman Elementary School, pick up will be on Wilcox Street, which is the same as the bus drop off. 

·   Florence Wilson Elementary School, pick up will be on the west side of the building in the teacher’s parking lot.

·   Garfield Early Childhood Center, pick up will be on Hackberry Street, which is same as student drop off and pick up.

·   Georgia Matthews Elementary School, pick up will be on the east side of the building in the teacher’s parking lot. 

·   Gertrude Walker Elementary School, pick up will be on the west side of the building in the teacher’s parking lot.

·   Jennie Barker Elementary School, pick up will be on the north side of the building in the public parking area. 

·   Jennie Wilson Elementary School, pick up will be on Harding Avenue in front of the building the same as student drop off and pick up.

·   Victor Ornelas Elementary School, pick up will be on the east side of the building in the teacher’s parking lot.

·   Charles Stones Intermediate Center, pick up will be on the east side of the building in the bus drop off area. 

·   Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center, pick up will be on the east side of the building in the bus drop off area. 

·   Horace Good Middle School, pick up will be on the west side of the building in the teacher parking lot.

·   Kenneth Henderson Middle School, pick up will be on the west side of the building in the teacher parking lot.

·   Garden City High School, pick up will be on the east side of building by the loading dock area.  

The locations where the district will have school busses for families go to get their grab-and-go meals in the community include:

Pick up locations from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. are:

  • Plymel Trailers, 800 Mimosa Rd.  
  • H&H Trailers, 4103 E Hwy 50
  • Mansfield Trailers, 5800 Mansfield Rd.
  • Sunshine Trailer Park, 3750 Jones Ave.
  • Wagon Wheel, 1402 Boots Rd.

Pick up locations from 11:00 to 11:30 a.m. are:

  • Burnside Frontage, 400 Burnside Dr.  
  • Farmland Road, 50 Farmland Rd
  • Towns Riverview, 6000 Water Hole Dr.
  • Acosta Trailer Park, 2601 W Mary St.

The Garden City Public Schools website has all the times and locations of where students can get their grab-and-go meals.  The schedules are located under the News section of the website.  The website address is www.gckschools.com