NEWS RELEASE
Galena
Park Independent School District
14705 Woodforest Blvd. w Houston, Texas 77015 w (832) 386-1231
Craig Eichhorn w Director of Communications
ceichhorn@galenaparkisd.com
 



May 14, 2007

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

GPISD OFFERS SUMMER FOOD SERVICE PROGRAM



           This summer, the Galena Park Independent School District will be sponsoring the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) Summer Food Service Program which will provide free breakfasts and free lunches to all children 18 years of age and younger. Serving sites and serving times are listed below.                                                      
           This program is scheduled to run from May 29 until August 10, 2007.  Program dates for each site will vary as well as serving hours.  (See information listed below.) Children do not have to sign up for meals; they simply need to come to the school site during serving hours. Regulations require that meals must be eaten at the feeding site. 
           Non-Discrimination Statement:  This explains what to do if you believe you have been treated unfairly.   In accordance with Federal law and U.S.  Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.  To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 or (202) 720-6382 (TTY).  USDA is an equal Opportunity provider and employer.

Site
Dates of Service  
Breakfast Serving Time
Lunch Serving Time
Jacinto City Elementary
10910 Wiggins, Houston 
May 31 to June 29, 2007  Monday - Friday      7:15 – 8:15 a.m.  11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cloverleaf Elementary
1035 Frankie, Houston  
May 31 to August 10, 2007 Monday – Friday
(Site will be closed from July 1 thru 7, 2007)
7:15 – 8:15 a.m. 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Woodland Acres Elementary
12947 Myrtle Lane, Houston
May 31 to July 26, 2007
Monday – Friday
(Site will be closed from July 1 thru 7, 2007)
7:15 – 8:15 a.m. 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
North Shore High School - Zotz Center Cafeteria
13801 Holly Park., Houston
May 29 to June 28, 2007 Monday – Friday  7:15 - 8:15 a.m. 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cobb 6th Grade Campus
6722 Uvalde, Houston 
May 31 to July 26, 2007
Monday – Friday
 (Site will be closed from July 1 thru 7, 2007)
7:15 – 8:30 a.m. 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Galena Park Middle School
400 Keene, Galena Park
June 4 to June 29, 2007  
Monday – Friday
(Site will be closed from July 1 thru 7, 2007)
7:15 – 8:15 a.m. 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Green Valley Elementary
13350 Woodforest Blvd., Houston
May 31 to June 29, 2007 
Monday - Friday
7:15 – 8:15 a.m. 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

For more information about the program contact the Galena Park ISD student nutrition department at 832-386-1211.

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