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‘No V.I. Child Goes Hungry’ Feeding Initiative to Resume on Thursday, January 13

The Department of Education will begin meal distribution to V.I. students on Thursday. (Shutterstock image)
The Department of Education will operate meal distribution to V.I. students from Jan. 13-21. (Shutterstock image)

The Virgin Islands Department of Education will operate its “No V.I. Child Goes Hungry” Feeding Initiative from Jan.13-21, as it continues to provide nutritious meals to students during virtual learning.

Parents may pick up breakfast and lunch at the school closest to their homes between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., while supplies last. Meals will be distributed only from designated schools; community distribution sites will no longer operate.

There will be no meal distribution on the Jan. 17 Martin Luther King Day holiday.

When students return to in-person learning on Jan. 24, they will receive daily meals at their respective schools as part of the traditional School Lunch Program. Students enrolled in the Virgin Islands Virtual Academy may pick up meals at the school with which they are associated.

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January 13-21, 2022 Meal Distribution Sites

St. Croix District

Juanita Gardine K-8 School

Eulalie R. Rivera K-8 School

Ricardo Richards Elementary School

Lew Muckle Elementary School

Alfredo Andrews Elementary School

John H. Woodson Jr. High School

St. Croix Central High School

St. Croix Educational Complex High School

Arthur A. Richards K-8 School (modular campus)

Claude O. Markoe Elementary School

St. Thomas – St. John District

Ulla F. Muller Elementary School

Jane E. Tuitt Elementary School

Joseph Sibilly Elementary School

Charlotte Amalie High School

Lockhart/Cancryn School

Yvonne Milliner-Bowsky Elementary School

Joseph Gomez Elementary School

Bertha C. Boschulte Middle School

Ivanna Eudora Kean High School

Julius E. Sprauve School

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