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Education Consolidating Breakfast, Lunch Distribution

Starting Monday, the V.I. Department of Education will consolidate breakfast and lunch distributions in its “No V.I. Child Goes Hungry” feeding initiative to a once-daily distribution from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Both meals can be picked up at the designated locations during these hours, the department said in the news release announcing the change.

“The move is an effort to minimize staff exposure to the public, provide the convenience of a single pick-up time for parents, and decrease fuel costs for transportation of meals,” the VIDE said.

This schedule will remain in effect for the duration of the feeding initiative, which is expected to conclude on or before June 4, the department said.

St. Croix District Pick-Up Locations
Breakfast & Lunch: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
– Alfredo Andrews Elementary School
– Claude O. Markoe Elementary School
– Eulalie R. Rivera K-8 School
– John H. Woodson Junior High School
– Juanita Gardine K-8 School
– Lew Muckle Elementary School
– Ricardo Richards Elementary School
– St. Croix Educational Complex High School

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St. Thomas Meal Pick Up Locations
Breakfast & Lunch: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
– Alvin McBean Ballpark
– Anna’s Retreat Community Center
– Bordeaux Basketball Court
– Contant Knolls Community Center
– Estate Bovoni Community Center
– Fredenhoj Ballpark
– Joseph Sibilly School (front parking lot)
– Luveland Community Center
– Michael Kirwan Terrance Community Center
– Oswald E. Harris Court Community Center
– Paul M. Pearson Garden Community Center
– Savan Basketball Court
– Smith Bay Ballpark
– Tutu Valley Basketball Court
– Ulla F. Muller Elementary School (front entrance)
– Winston Raymo Recreational Center

St. John Meal Pick Up Locations
Breakfast & Lunch: 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
– Bellevue
– Calabash Boom
– Chocolate Hole
– Coral Bay Fire Station
– George Simmons Terrace
– Julius E. Sprauve School
– Pinepeace Basketball Court

Some distribution sites may be added, removed or consolidated, depending on participation levels.

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