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BPS Announces Extension Allowing Free Breakfast and Lunch for the 2021-22 School Year

News Release

Media Contact: Katherine Allen

allen.katherine@brevardschools.org

 

Brevard Public Schools Announces Extension of Meal Waiver Allowing Free Breakfast and Lunch for the 2021-22 School Year

 

Viera, FL: Brevard Public Schools is pleased to announce that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has issued a meal flexibility waiver to allow school food authorities to operate the Summer Seamless Option (SSO) for the 2021-22 school year.   The purpose of this waiver is to provide a safe and efficient meal service during the 2021-22 school year, and to alleviate food insecurity for families.  This flexibility allows schools that qualify to offer meals at no charge to all enrolled students. 

 

Effective August 10, 2021 through May 26, 2022,  the following schools will offer both breakfast and lunch meals at no charge to all students:

 

Allen, Roy Elementary

Coquina Elementary

Heritage High

Andersen Elementary

Creel Elementary

Holland Elementary

Apollo Elementary

Croton Elementary

Hoover Middle

Astronaut High

Delaura Middle

Imperial Estates Elementary

Atlantis Elementary

Discovery Elementary 

Indialantic Elementary

Audubon Elementary

Eau Gallie High 

Jackson Middle

Bayside High 

Edgewood Jr./Sr. High

Jefferson Middle

Cambridge Elementary

Educational Horizons Charter

Johnson Middle 

Cape View Elementary

Endeavour Elementary

Jupiter Elementary 

Carroll Elementary 

Enterprise Elementary

Kennedy Middle

Central Middle 

Fairglen Elementary

Lockmar Elementary

Challenger 7 Elementary

Fieldston Preparatory 

Longleaf Elementary

Clearlake Blast

Freedom 7 Elementary

Madison Middle

Cocoa Beach Junior/Senior High

Gemini Elementary

Manatee Elementary

Cocoa Jr/Sr High

Golfview Elementary

McAuliffe Elementary

Columbia Elementary

Harbor City Elementary

McNair Middle

Meadowlane Intermediate

Sabal Elementary

University Park Elementary

Meadowlane Primary

Satellite Senior High

Viera Elementary

Melbourne Senior High

Saturn Elementary

Viera High

Merritt Island Senior High

Sculptor Charter

West Melbourne Elementary

Mila Elementary 

Sea Park Elementary

West Shore Junior/Senior High

Mims Elementary

Sherwood Elementary

Westside Elementary

North/Central Abeyance

South Area Abeyance

Williams Elementary

Oakpark Elementary

South Lake Elementary

 

Ocean Breeze Elementary

Southwest Middle 

Palm Bay Elementary

Space Coast Jr/Sr High

Palm Bay Senior High

Stevenson Elementary

Pinewood Elementary

Stone Middle

Port Malabar Elementary

Sunrise Elementary

Quest Elementary

Suntree Elementary

Riverdale

Surfside Elementary

Riviera Elementary

Titusville High

Rockledge Senior High

Tropical Elementary 

Roosevelt Elementary

Turner Elementary

 

A la carte items will continue to be available for purchase in the cafeteria. 

 

Although meals are available at no charge, it is important that Brevard Public School (BPS) families interested in meal benefits for their children apply for Free and Reduced price meals for the 2021-22 school year.  Students who are approved for free and reduced price meal benefits may be eligible for Pandemic-EBT benefits, discounts on SAT/ACT testing, summer enrichment programs, and discounts on technology or internet services.  Parents may apply on line at www.brevardschools.org/page/3473.

 

BPS and the Office of Food and Nutrition Services is pleased to be able to offer continuity of meals to help alleviate food insecurity for our families during the pandemic.