Lunch & Breakfast Are Important
Your brain is the most important muscle in your body,
and like all muscles, it needs fuel.
School Districts Providing Free Breakfast & Lunch
Below is information regarding school districts providing free lunch and breakfast and/or the school
district’s contact information so that you can reach out for more information. On 3/19/2020, the
Whispering Pines Social Workers spoke directly with most of the school districts below in an attempt
to provide the community as accurate information as possible. Please contact the school district
directly regarding any questions you have about these programs.
Ballston Spa Central School District
Ballston Spa is providing FREE and REDUCED price grab-and-go breakfast and lunch to children
who currently receive these meals. Families not currently in the program can still apply by completing
a form located on their website at www.bscsd.org
High School/Middle School Students – High School Main Entrance
Matla Students – Malta Ave. Elementary School Main Entrance
GC/MT/WR Students- Wood Road/Milton Terrace Elementary School Cafeteria Bus Loop Entrance
Town of Milton – Community Center
Town of Malta – Community Center
Town of Ballston – Town Hall
Broadalbin-Perth School District
Broadalbin is providing meals for preschool age children through grade 12. Sign up is on their website
or if you are unable to sign up online contact Georgia Baldwin at 518-954-2501.If you are unable to
pick up the meals, contact Broadalbin for them to help make arrangements to have meals delivered.
Location: TLC Bus Loop
Contact Broadalbin-Perth for more information: 518-954-2501 and/or www.bpcsd.org
Canajoharie School District
CSD is providing FREE breakfast and lunch to go for ANY child under 18 who lives in the
school district. This includes, Whispering Pines students as well as Head Start, etc.
High School (front foyer area)
Arkell Library (parking lot)
Bus Stops (at all regular bus stops at their daily run stopping at each location between 8-9am)
Students who live in East Hill and Moyer St areas will need to pick up food at the high school
or Arkell Library
Village Restaurant will be serving a free meal a day (grilled cheese or hot dog) anytime from
Contact Canajoharie for more information: 518-673-6300 and/or www.canajoharieschools.org
Charlotte Valley Central School District
Charlotte Valley is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch to ANY child under the age of 18
residing in this district. The district will be providing 5 days worth of meals per child every Monday.
These meals must be ordered by noon the Wednesday before the pickup date.
To order meals: Contact Mica Thorsland at (607) 278-511 x8 leaving a message containing: Name,
# of children, dates of pickup, phone number, and any allergies.
Cobleskill-Richmondville Central School District
Cobleskill is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch to ANY child under the age of 18
residing in this district. At the time of pick-up please have your child’s meal ID number available.
Please sign-up online for their pre-registration or contact them for more information.
● Radez Elementary School (door D2)
● Golding Middle School (door A3)
Contact Cobleskill for more information: 518-234-4032 and/or www.crsd.org
Cooperstown Central School District
Cooperstown is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch to ANY child under the age of 18
residing in this district.
Time: Monday and Wednesday from 11am-1pm and 5-7pm
Location: The Junior-Senior High School
To reserve meals please call 607-547-2820
Duanesburg Central School District
Duanesburg is providing FREE breakfast and lunch delivery to ANY child under the age of 18 residing in this district. Please contact Mary Jewell at 518-895-3000 x228 to register for meal deliveries.
Edinburg Central School District
Edinburg is providing breakfast and lunch. Edinburg is delivering these meals daily from 8am-9am.
Please contact them directly if you are in need of meals: 518-863-8412 and/or www.edinburgcs.org
Fonda-Fultonville Central School District
Fonda is providing to-go meals for children, however please contact the school directly to confirm that they are able to accommodate your child for meals. Alternate pick up or delivery options may be available.
Location: High School (vestibule)
Contact: 518-853-4415 ext. 4260 and/or www.fondafultonvilleschools.org
Galway Central School District
Galway is providing breakfast, lunch and dinner regardless of economic need. If you need assistance
contact Galway directly for more information.
Contact: 518-882-1033. Contact Michelle McDougall directly at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Gilboa-Conesville Central School District
Gilboa is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch for ANY child under the age of 18 who
resides in this school district. Gilboa will also deliver the meals for you, if you are unable to leave your
home or don’t have transportation.
Time: 11am – 2pm Tuesdays and Fridays
Location: At Gilboa Central
To register please contact: Mandy Vanvalkenburg 607-5887541 x1030
Greater Amsterdam School District
GASD is providing FREE lunch and breakfast to go for ANY child under 18 who lives in GASD school
district. This includes, Whispering Pines as well as Sunshine Kids, Head Start, etc. Parents can pick
up meals without their child present, however will need to provide some information regarding
name/age/address and/or school.
Time: 11am-1pm daily through the school closure.
● Amsterdam High School
● Lynch Literacy Academy
● Tecler Elementary School
● United Presbyterian Church, Market St.
Contact GASD for more information: www.gasd.org, 518-843-3180 and/or email@example.com
**Gloversville Enlarged School District
Gloversville is providing FREE lunch and breakfast to go for ANY child under 18 who lives in the
GESD school district. This includes children who attend, Whispering Pines as well as Head Start,
Boces, etc. Parents can pick up the meals without their child present, however will need to provide
some information regarding children’s name/age/address and/or school.
Time: 8:30am-12:30pm through March 31st
, 2020 (check back for longer school closures)
● Gloversville High School (cafeteria entrance)
● Kinsborough Elementary (main entrance)
● Boulevard Elementary (cafeteria entrance)
● Park Terrance Elementary (main entrance)
Contact GESD for more information: 518-775-5791 and/or www.gesdk12.org
Guilderland Central School District
Guilderland will automatically be delivering FREE breakfast and lunch to students who current receive
free or reduced price meals. All other students interested in receiving meal deliveries please contact
Megan Beck at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jefferson Central School District
Jefferson will be providing FREE drive-up breakfast and lunch services. Recipients should remain in
their vehicles and school personnel will bring the meals to your car. Families who are interested must
place orders the day before pick-up. Jefferson is also able to deliver meals if you are unable to leave
your home or do not have transportation.
Location: Main parking lot
To place order, contact: Alesia Eppich 607-652-7821 x116
Johnstown School District
Johnstown is providing FREE grab & go meals for ANY child under the age of 18.
Location: High School (Main Entrance)
Contact Johnstown for more information: 518-762-4611 and/or www.johnstownschools.org
Laurens Central School District
Laurens is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch.
Time: 10am – 11am
Laurens School Parking Lot West Laurens Fire Department
Mt. Vision Fire Department Valley Stream Trailer Park Entrance
Mechanicville City School District
Mechanicville will be providing FREE breakfast and lunch delivery to ANY child under the age of 18
residing in this district. Please contact the Food Service Director at 518-450-4085 or
email@example.com to register for meal delivery.
Middleburgh Central School District
Middleburgh is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch to ANY child under the age of 18
residing in this district.
Locations: Elementary School Entrance or please choose the closest location to your home:
● A1 Crewell Feed Store B2 Town of Middleburgh Highway
● A2 Town of Broome Highway Department B3 Huntersland Fire House
● A3 Livingston Firehouse C1 Barbers Road Stand
● A4 Preston Hollow Tri-Village Fire House C2 Town of Fulton Highway Barn
● BI Middleburgh Park and Ride Rt. 30 C3 West Fulton Fire House
Mohonasen Central School District
Mohonasen will be doing FREE grab-and-go meals every 2 days. Please complete the form found on
their website in order to sign-up for meals no later than 3pm the day before.
Location: In front of the High School Auditorium
Contact Mohonasen at: 518-356-8200 and/or www.Mohonasen.org
Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Central School
If you reside in OESJ and your child does not attend an OESJ school at this time, however you are
interested in getting free lunch and breakfast for your child please call OESJ using the phone number
below to get added to a list to be able to receive the free breakfast and lunch for your child under 18.
● Jr/Sr. High School (rear entrance)
● Elementary School (front entrance)
Contact OESH for more information: 518-568-2014 and/or www.oesj.org
Richfield Springs Central School District
Richfield Springs will be providing FREE breakfast and lunch delivery, as well as grab-and-go meals.
Please call the school to a meal reservation at 315-858-2440
Time: 10am – 12pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
Location: Richfield Springs School
Schalmont Central School District
Schalmont is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch during the school closure. If you
reside in Schalmont School District and need assistance with breakfast and lunch, please go onto
their website and complete the form.
Contact Schalmont for more information: 518-355-9200 www.schalmont.org
Schenectady City School District
Please contact Schenectady CSD for more information. They currently have pick up and bus drop
offs, however we were unable to confirm if they were providing to just k-12 students.
518-370-8100 and/or www.schenectady.k12.ny.us
Schoharie Central School District
Schoharie is providing FREE breakfast and lunch for ANY child under the age of 18 who resides in
this school district. Schoharie will also deliver the meals for you, if you are unable to leave your home
or don’t have transportation.
Location: Elementary School Office
Contact Schoharie for more information: 518-295-6600 and/or www.schoharieschools.org
Scotia-Glenville Central School District
Scotia-Glenville is providing FREE breakfast and lunch for ANY child under the age of 18 who resides
in the school district. Parents can pick up meals without children present. Scotia-Glenville will also
deliver the meals for you, if you are unable to leave your home or don’t have transportation.
Location: Scotia-Glenville High School 1 Tartan Way – Cars pull into a line in high school parking lot
Contact SGCSD for more information: 518-347-3600, ext. 71100 or www.scotiaglenvilleschools.org
Sharon Springs Central School District
Sharon Springs is providing FREE breakfast and lunch for ANY child under the age of 18 who resides
in this school district; if your child attends Head Start please coordinate services through them.
Sharon Springs will also deliver the meals for you, if you are unable to leave your home or don’t have
transportation. Please visit their website to complete the registration form.
Time: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 8:30am-11am
Location: For pick-up, pull-up outside the school on the East side by the “food” sign and ring the bell.
The Sharon Springs Methodist Church food bank will be temporarily relocated to the school effective
Monday March 23. 2020. SSCS staff will be operating the food bank and provide food pantry items as
needed on Tuesday 7:30am – 9:00 am and Friday 7:30am – 9:00 am.
South Glens Falls Central School District
South Glens Falls is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch for students who currently
receive free or reduced price meals. South Glens Falls will also deliver meals for families who are
unable to leave their home or do not have transportation.
Time: 12 – 3pm Tuesday and Thursday
Location: South Glens Falls High School Cafeteria Rear Entrance
Stillwater Central School District
Stillwater is providing FREE breakfast and lunch to ANY child under the age of 18 who resides in this
district. Meal delivery can be arranged for families who are unable to leave their homes or do not
Time: 10am – 12pm on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
Location: High School Bus Circle
To reserve meals contact Joan Hopeck at 518-373-610 x30513 by 9:30am on the day of pick-up.
Waterford – Halfmoon School District
Waterford – Halfmoon will be providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch to students currently
attending this school.
Time: 9 – 11am
The Wesleyan Church parking lot; 75 Grace St.
The Peck Hose Fire Company(Northside); 85 Saratoga Ave.
Kavanaugh Hook and Ladder Company parking lot; 27 Division St.
Waterford Harbor Visitors’ Center parking lot; 1 Tugboat Alley
Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD; Loading Dock parking lot; 125 Middletown Road
Worcester Central School District
Worcester is providing FREE grab-and-go breakfast and lunch to children who currently receive free
or reduced price lunch.
Location: Outside the cafeteria loading area
Contact Worcester Central School for more information: 607-397-8784 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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