Free Meal Program for All Children


  • meals to go Through June 30, 2022, all children age 18 and under who reside within the school district boundaries now qualify to receive free meals through a program sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture and Illinois State Board of Education. 

    Families do not need to sign up in order to participate in the program.

     

    WHO QUALIFIES? All children age 18 and under who reside within the Yorkville CUSD 115 boundaries qualify to receive these free meals. This includes children who are not yet school age, and those who attend private/parochial schools. Young adults, ages 18-21, who attend Transition programming are also eligible to receive these free meals.   

    WHAT IS INCLUDED IN A “QUALIFYING” MEAL? A qualifying meal includes the child’s choice of an entrée, fruit/vegetables and a milk. À la carte items are not included in a qualifying meal, but are available for purchase for students attending school on-site.

    WHAT MEALS ARE INCLUDED?

    • Lunch: All qualifying students
    • Breakfast and Lunch: Students at Yorkville Middle School and Yorkville High School, as well as through the Tuesday ‘Grab-and-Go’ distributions

    HOW ARE MEALS DISTRIBUTED?

    • ‘Grab-and-Go’ Tuesday Distribution
      Breakfast and lunch are distributed through a weekly ‘Grab-and-Go’ drive-through service:

    Tuesdays between 4-6 p.m.
    Yorkville High School, 797 Game Farm Road
    West/Back Entrance -  Door 21

     

    • Y115 Students – On Campus Meals
      • Students in grades 1-12 who attend a Yorkville CUSD 115 school on-site (in-person) will receive lunch at school. However, parents/guardians of students in grades 1-6 may also pick up breakfast meals through the ‘Grab-and-Go’ Tuesday distribution.