NEWS RELEASE
GALENA PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Communications Department
14705 Woodforest Blvd., Houston, TX 77015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 16, 2011
CONTACT: Bourke Meagher
(832) 386-1231
bmeagher@galenaparkisd.com

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 June 6 until July 21, 2011. 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.
        "In accordance with Federal law and United States 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 Adjudication, 1400 Independence Ave., SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339 or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


Site Dates of Service Breakfast Serving Time Lunch Serving Time
Cloverleaf Elementary
1035 Frankie, Houston
June 6 to July 21, 2011
Monday - Friday
7:30 - 8:30
(Site closed on July 4th)
11:00 - 12:30
Normandy Crossing Elementary
12500 Normandy Crossing Drive, Houston
June 7 to July 1, 2011
Monday - Friday
7:30 - 8:15 10:45 - 12:30
Sam Houston Elementary
4101 E. Sam Houston Pkwy, N., Houston
June 6 to July 14, 2011
Monday - Friday
7:30 - 8:15
(Site closed on July 4th)
10:45 - 12:30
Galena Park Elementary
401 N. Main., Galena Park
June 6 to July 1, 2011
Monday - Friday
7:30 - 8:15
10:45 - 12:30
Woodland Acres Elementary
12947 Myrtle Lane, Houston
June 7 to July 14, 2011
Monday - Friday
7:30 - 8:15
(Site closed on July 4th)
10:45 - 12:30
North Shore High - Zotz Center
13801 Holly Park, Houston
June 7 to July 1, 2011
Monday - Friday
7:00 - 8:00 10:45 - 12:15
Galena Park High School
1000 Keene St., Galena Park
June 6 to July 6, 2011
Monday - Friday
7:00 - 8:15
(Site closed on July 4th)
10:45 - 12:30
Cobb Sixth Grade Campus
6722 Uvalde., Houston
June 6 to July 19, 2011
Monday - Friday
7:00 - 8:15
(Site closed on July 4th)
10:45 - 12:30
       
For more information about the program contact the Galena Park ISD student nutrition department at 832-386-1211.