Food Service

MEAL SERVICE UPDATE

The School District of Springfield Township has approved the extension of free meals for families in our community until the end of the school year. 

Meal pick-up will remain on Wednesdays with two pick up times: 9:00am - 11:00am and 4:00pm - 6:00pm at Enfield Elementary School located at 300 Montgomery Avenue in Erdenheim (note: meal pick-up times may be limited during school closures or scheduled holidays). The number of meals provided will change as we head into the four (4) day in-school instructional model. 

Community members with children under the age of 18 and students opting for virtual instruction are eligible (and encouraged) to receive/pick-up meals for instructional days for breakfast and lunch.

Meal pick up schedules will be posted monthly. Please be sure to check the website daily for any updates or additional Food Service information.

Please see below for the pick up schedule:

Day:                 Date:                Pick Up Time (1):         Pick Up Time (2):        Meals Provided for:Notes:
Wednesday      05/12/2021      9:00 AM - 11:00 AM     4:00 PM - 6:00 PM      Week of 05/10/2021
Wednesday      05/19/2021      9:00 AM - 11:00 AM     4:00 PM - 6:00 PM      Week of 05/17/2021
Wednesday      05/26/2021      9:00 AM - 11:00 AM     4:00 PM - 6:00 PM      Week of 05/24/2021
Wednesday      06/02/2021      9:00 AM - 11:00 AM     4:00 PM - 6:00 PM      Week of 05/31/2021
Wednesday      06/09/2021      9:00 AM - 11:00 AM     4:00 PM - 6:00 PM      Week of 06/07/2021
 

*Extra meals (breakfast & lunch) will be provided for non-school age members of the community

*Students will have meal options in school on in-person learning days

School Meals

The School District of Springfield Township is providing FREE MEALS to all children 18 and under in our community for instructional days until the end of the school year. 

All community members age 18 and under are able to get free meals; this includes students who selected for 100% virtual instruction.

IN-SCHOOL INSTRUCTION:

Students attending in-school instruction will have the opportunity to get a grab and go breakfast and/or a hot/cold lunch in school on instructional days.

NEW PICK UP DATE / TIMES:

Meals may be picked up Wednesdays from 9-11 am or 4-6 pm at our New Enfield Location - Bus Loop Entrance - 300 Montgomery Avenue, Erdenheim PA 19038. 

Pick up times may be limited during school closures or scheduled holidays.

To view our interactive menu, please visit www.sdst.nutrislice.com

*MENU IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE.  During this time of COVID, there may be manufacturer shortages, which require us to make a substitution.  If a substitution needs are made, we will do our best to choose the most nutritionally similar item.

For questions about our program or services please contact our Food Service/Business Office Secretary:

Susan Holman
susan_holman@sdst.org
1901 E. Paper Mill Road, Oreland, PA 19075
(215) 233 - 6000 ext. 1031
(Monday - Friday  9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Local Meal Charge Policy

Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Program

Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program established by the federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act of 2020. P-EBT provides benefits to families of school-aged children who would have otherwise received free or reduced-priced meals if it were not for school closures.

All communications about this program will be from DHS directly.

Information for families is available on the DHS website

School Meal Prices

Elementary Breakfast $1.50, Reduced Price $0.30

Elementary Lunch $2.75, Reduced Price $0.40

Secondary Breakfast $1.50, Reduced Price $0.30

Secondary Lunch $3.00, Reduced Price $0.40

The School District of Springfield Township feels that it is important to remember those in our community who are experiencing food insecurity. Foodfinder.us is a nonprofit website and app (for iOS or Android) that offers the location and contact information of more than 40,000 food pantries and similar food programs across the country.  The FoodFinder website and app can be utilized to pinpoint local free food providers within the community.

https://foodfinder.us/

Find Summer Meals in Your Community

Nutritious free meals are available for children and teens 18 and younger at many locations throughout the nation throughout the summer while school is out of session.

Help us ensure that no child goes hungry this summer.

http://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks

Kids

How to Find a SFSP Location Near You:

  • Call: 211 or 1-866-3HUNGRY or 1-877-8HAMBRE
  • Text: "FOOD" or "COMIDA" to 877877
  • Download: RangeAPP.org mobile app
  • Visit: fns.usda.gov/summerfood rocks

My Food Plate

Free Meals for Children in the Summer

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) offers free, nutritious meals to children 18 years and younger during the summer when school is not in session.

SFSP is a federal child nutrition program. There are approximately 2500 locations throughout Pennsylvania that serve breakfast, lunch and /or snacks. Many of the locations provide activities as well.

 

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: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, 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:

(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.