Tulsa Public Schools to launch “Grab-and-Go” meal services on Monday, March 23

Collaborator: Tulsa Public Schools
Published: 03/20/2020, 2:37 PM
Edited: 03/20/2020, 2:41 PM
(TULSA, Okla.) While schools remain closed as a preventive measure against the spread of COVID-19, Tulsa Public Schools will provide all children ages 18 and under with nutritious meals free of charge. The district will provide “Grab-and-Go” breakfast and lunch meals at approximately 40 sites and deliver “Meals on Wheels” to approximately 170 bus sites throughout the city starting on Monday, March 23. Meal services will be provided from Monday, March 23 until Friday, April 3. In the event of a longer closure, the district will continue to provide meals to Tulsa children. Families can find meal-sites and service times at www.tulsaschools.org/mealsites. Grab-and-Go Meals Grab-and-Go meal service will be available on weekdays starting on March 23 through April 3. Service Schedule: Monday, March 23: *special one-time schedule* with curbside meal pick-up 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.: breakfast 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: lunch and breakfast for the following day Tuesday, March 24 – Friday, April 3: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. with curbside meal pick-up Meals provided: Monday-Thursday: lunch and breakfast for the following day Friday: lunch and breakfast for the following Monday Meals on Wheels The district’s “Meals on Wheels” drive-through service will run from March 23 – April 3. Tulsa Public Schools buses will park at approximately 170 stops throughout the city and provide to-go meals to all children ages 18 and under. Buses will park for approximately five minutes or until the last meal is served. Service Schedule: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on weekdays Meals provided: Monday-Thursday: lunch and breakfast for the following day Friday: lunch and breakfast for the following Monday Nothing is more important than keeping the Tulsa Public Schools team and families safe. Meals will be prepackaged for safety. Staff will use gloves and will have hand-sanitizer available. Participants are asked to practice social distancing by staying six feet apart. If you have cold- or flu-like symptoms, please stay home and follow the guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Staff who might be considered high-risk for infection, are experiencing symptoms, or have other concerns about their health and safety will not be working. The following will serve as Tulsa Public Schools “grab and go” sites: CENTRAL NEIGHBORHOOD Academy Central Elementary School 1789 W. Seminole St. Emerson Elementary School 910 N. Martin Luther King Blvd. Central High School 3101 W. Edison St. Mark Twain Elementary School 541 S. 43rd West Ave. EAST CENTRAL NEIGHBORHOOD Cooper Elementary School 1808 S. 123rd East Ave. Disney Elementary School 11702 E. 25th St. Kerr Elementary School 202 S. 117th East Ave. Lewis and Clark Elementary School 737 S. Garnett Rd. Peary Elementary School 10818 E. 17th St. EDISON NEIGHBORHOOD Wright Elementary School 1110 E. 45th Pl. HALE NEIGHBORHOOD Bell Elementary School 6304 E. Admiral Blvd. Hamilton Elementary School 2316 N. Norwood Ave. Hoover Elementary School 2327 S. Darlington Ave. Kendall-Whittier Elementary School 2601 E. 5th Pl. Lindbergh Elementary School 931 S. 89th East Ave. MacArthur Elementary School 2182 S. 73rd East Ave. McKinley Elementary School 6703 E. King St. Owen Elementary School 1132 N. Vandalia Ave. Skelly Elementary School 2940 S. 90th East Ave. MCLAIN NEIGHBORHOOD Anderson Elementary School 1921 E. 29th St. N. Celia Clinton Elementary School 1740 N. Harvard Ave. Hawthorne Elementary School 1105 E. 33rd St. N. John Hope Franklin Elementary School 5402 N. Martin Luther King Blvd. Monroe Demonstration Academy 2010 E. 48th St. N. Sequoyah Elementary School 724 N. Birmingham Ave. Whitman Elementary School 3924 N. Lansing Ave. MEMORIAL NEIGHBORHOOD Grimes Elementary School 3213 E. 56th St. Grissom Elementary School 6646 S. 73rd East Ave. Key Elementary School 5702 S. Irvington Ave. Marshall Elementary School 1142 E. 56th St. McClure Elementary School 1770 E. 61st St. WEBSTER NEIGHBORHOOD Clinton West Elementary School 2224 W. 41st St. Eugene Field Elementary School 2249 S. Phoenix Ave. Robertson Elementary School 2721 W. 50th St. ADDITIONAL SITES Booker T. Washington High School 1514 E. Zion St. Tandy Family YMCA 5005 S. Darlington Ave. TRAICE Academy High School 2740 E. 41st St. N. Tulsa Dream Center 200 W. 46th St. N. Will Rogers College Junior High and High School 3909 E. 5th Pl. Zarrow International School 3613 S. Hudson Ave. Tulsa Public Schools “grab and go” meals are at no cost to children under age 18 at approximately 38 school sites in Tulsa. Families can visit www.tulsaschools.org/mealsites for more information on “grab and go” locations and “meals on wheels” bus stops.


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