March 13, 2020
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 10:53am

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PAUSD will continue to provide nutritious meals to all students who need them during the temporary closure of schools.

Beginning Monday, March 16, PAUSD will provide free lunch to all children 18 and younger at the following pick-up sites:

  • Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School - 480 East Meadow Drive, Palo Alto
  • Gunn High School - 780 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto
  • Greene Middle School - 750 N California Avenue, Palo Alto

Lunch will be available for pickup each day of the school closure from 11:00am to 1:00pm.

Meals that are scheduled for April 6 through April 10, during spring break, will be distributed on Friday April 3 at the school sites listed above.

This program will be solely for the pickup of meals. Meals are not to be consumed on the school sites. Lunches will be distributed drive-thru style, meaning food services staff members will hand the meals to you in your vehicle. 

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Alva Spence
Food & Nutrition Services
Palo Alto Unified School District


Spanish Translation

PAUSD continuara proporcionando comidas nutritivas a todos los estudiantes que las necesiten durante el cierre temporal de las escuelas.

Ademas, nuestros vecinos del distrito escolar de Ravenswood haran lo mismo.

A partir del lunes 16 de marzo, PAUSD proporcionara almuerzo gratuito a todos los ninos menores de 18 anos en los siguientes sitios de recogida:

  • Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School - 480 East Meadow Drive, Palo Alto
  • Gunn High School - 780 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto
  • Greene Middle School -750 N California Avenue, Palo Alto

El almuerzo estara disponible para la recogida todos los dias del cierre de la escuela de 11:00am a 1:00pm a partir del 16 de marzo y terminando el 3 de abril.

Este programa sera unicamente para la recogida de comidas. Las comidas no deben ser consumidas en los sitios escolares. Los almuerzos se distribuiran al estilo drive-thru, lo que significa que los miembros de servicios de comida le entregaran las comidas en su vehiculo. Los ninos deben estar presentes para que se proporcionen las comidas, cada familia es elegible para la cantidad de comidas igual al numero de ninos en el vehiculo.

Si utiliza transporte alternativo, asegurese de que sus hijos esten con usted cuando vengan a recoger las comidas.

Gracias por su cooperacion y comprension.

Alva Spence
Food & Nutrition Services
Distrito Escolar Unificado Palo Alto


Mandarin Translation

PAUSD 在學校停課期間為學生提供免費餐點

PAUSD 將在學校暫時關閉期間繼續為所有需要的學生提供營養餐。

此外,我們在 Ravenswood City 學區也會有相同服務。

從3月16日星期一開始,PAUSD 將在以下接送地點為所有18歲及以下的兒童免費提供午餐:

  • Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School - 480 East Meadow Drive, Palo Alto
  • Gunn High School - 780 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto
  • Greene Middle School - 750 N California Avenue, Palo Alto

從3月16日到4月3日結束,學校關閉的每一天都將提供午餐,時間為上午 11:00至下午 1:00。

該計劃將僅用於取餐。 請勿在學校現場用餐。 午餐將以 drive-thru「得來速」方式分發,由餐飲服務人員將通過您的車將餐點交給您。 領取餐點時,必須有兒童在場,每個家庭都有資格獲得與車上兒童人數相等的餐點。

如果您使用其他交通工具,請確保您的孩子來取餐時與您同在。

感謝您的合作與諒解。

Alva Spence
食物及營養服務
Palo Alto Unified School District


Ravenswood City Schools Meal Distribution

From March 16 through March 26, the Child and Nutrition Education Program will provide an opportunity for families to drive through and pick up meals for all children, regardless of school of attendance, at any of our school sites. Families will need to bring all children needing food through the meal distribution line. Meal Distribution will not occur during March 27 through April 3 due to our regularly scheduled school breaks.

All schools will provide breakfast and lunch for all students. These meals will be available for pick up between 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Monday through Friday, in the parking lot or bus lane at each participating school. Please stay in your car and meals will be passed through.

Read the Spanish translation

The meal disbursement program will be solely for the pickup of meals and meals will not be consumed on site.

School Sites Offering Meals:

  • Belle Haven Elementary - 415 Ivy Drive, Menlo Park, CA 94025
  • Brentwood Academy - 2086 Clarke Avenue, East Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Costaño School - 2695 Fordham Street, East Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Los Robles – Ronald McNair Academy - 2033 Pulgas Avenue, East Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Ravenswood Middle School - 2450 Ralmar Avenue, East Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Willow Oaks Elementary - 620 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025

If you are not able to pick up the meals at one of the school sites above, please contact the Transportation Department at 650-329-2800 extension 60172 for the option to have the meals delivered to your home. The delivery windows on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday will be 7:00 A.M. to 8:30 A.M. for breakfast and 2:45 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. for lunch. The delivery windows on Wednesday will be 7:00 A.M. to 8:30 A.M. for breakfast and 12:45 P.M. to 2:30 P.M. for lunch.