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GCPS 2019 Summer Feeding Sites for Children Under 18

Last Updated on Jun 6, 2019 at 1:20pm

The Garrett County Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge. Acceptance and participation requirements for the Program and all activities are the same for all regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. There will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.
The Garrett County Board of Education would like remind parents that free meals for children 18 and under are available at the following locations:
Dennett Road School - 770 Dennett Road, Oakland, MD June 12th – August 23rd, 2019
Monday – Friday: Breakfast – 8:30 – 9:00 Lunch – 11:30 – 12:00

Liberty Mews - 451 Liberty Street Oakland, MD June 17th – August 16th, 2019
Monday – Friday: Lunch 11:00 – 11:20

Crellin - 57 Crellin Street Crellin, MD June 17th – August 16th, 2019
Monday – Friday: Lunch 11:35– 11:55

Garrett College (gym area) - 695 Mosser RD, McHenry, MD 21541 June 17th – August 16th, 2019
Monday – Friday: Breakfast 8:00 – 9:00
Monday – Friday: Lunch-12:00-12:30
*New* Mountain Village West – 175 Pysell Road, McHenry, MD 21541 - June 17th – Aug. 16th
Monday – Friday: Lunch 11:00 – 11:20

Friendsville Elementary School - 841 First Avenue, Friendsville, MD 21531 June 17th – Aug. 16th
Monday – Friday: Lunch 11:50 – 12:10

Grantsville Elementary School - 120 Grant Street, Grantsville, MD June 17th – August 16th,
Monday – Friday: Lunch 12:40 – 1:00

Loch Lynn – 319 Roanoke Ave. Loch Lynn MD (pavilion) June 17th – August 17th, 2019
Monday – Friday: Lunch 11:00 – 11:20

Deer Park - 198 Frank Custer Drive Deer Park, MD June 17th – August 16th, 2019
Monday – Friday: Lunch 12:45 – 1:05

Kitzmiller Community Park - 290 W. Main Street, Kitzmiller, MD June 17th – August 16th, 2019
Monday – Friday: Lunch- 11:45 – 12:05
Oakland Town Parking Lot - 103 Town Park Lane, Oakland, MD 21550 June 17th – August 16th, 2019
Monday – Friday: Lunch 12:10 – 12:30, Wednesdays 11:00 – 1:00
Bloomington Park - 334 North Branch Ave., Bloomington, MD - June 17th – August 16th, 2019
Monday – Friday: Lunch 12:20 – 12:40
The menu can be found at the Food & Nutrition Services website at .
Don’t forget to download the new mobile app in the app store or at Google Play.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.
Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
fax: (202) 690-7442; or
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
The Maryland State Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, disability, or sexual orientation in matters affecting employment or in providing access to programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. For inquiries related to Department policy, please contact: Agency Equity Officer, Equity Assurance and Compliance Officer, Office of the Deputy State Superintendent for Finance and Administration, Maryland State Department of Education, 200 W. Baltimore Street - 6th Floor, Baltimore, Maryland 21201-2595, 410-767-0433 – voice, 410-767-0431 – fax.
Keep up to date with Garrett County Public Schools Food and Nutrition Services Department. Here you will find information on School Breakfast, Lunch, and Summer Meals. Find out how the federal programs operate, and how you can better utilize them. Stay informed about changes to menus or times when meals are served.
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