Schools to provide summer meals


From Staff Reports



The School Nutrition Program for Henry County Schools will provide summer meals for students all across the county again this year. This program, in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Georgia School Nutrition Program, will serve breakfast, lunch, and/or a snack at 25 locations locally beginning June 6, extending as late as July 21 in some locations.

Meals are free to children up to age 18, and individuals with special needs up to age 21.

School locations will be open June 5–16 and will serve breakfast from 8-9 a.m., and lunch from 11 a.m. – noon. Schools in the program are:
Austin Road Elementary, 50 Austin Road, Stockbridge
Austin Road Middle School, 100 Austin Road, Stockbridge
Cotton Indian Elementary, 1201 Old Conyers Road, Stockbridge
Eagle’s Landing Middle School, 295 Tunis Road, McDonough
EXCEL Academy, 330 Tomlinson St., McDonough
Fairview Elementary School, 458 Fairview Road, Stockbridge
Hampton Middle School, 799 Hampton-Locust Grove Road, Hampton
Henry County Middle School, 166 Holly Smith Dr., McDonough
Henry County High School, 401 Tomlinson St., McDonough
Oakland Elementary School, 551 Ga. Highway 81 W., McDonough
Pleasant Grove Elementary School, 150 Reagan Rd. Stockbridge
Rocky Creek Elementary School, 803 Hampton-Locust Grove Road, Hampton
Smith-Barnes Elementary School, 147 Tye St., Stockbridge
Stockbridge Elementary School 4617 N. Henry Blvd., Stockbridge
Stockbridge Middle School, 533 Old Conyers Road, Stockbridge
Stockbridge High School, 1151 Old Conyers Road, Stockbridge
Tussahaw Elementary School, 225 Coan Drive, McDonough
Walnut Creek Elementary School, 3535 McDonough Parkway, McDonough
Wesley Lakes Elementary School, 685 McDonough Parkway, McDonough.

All community locations are open from June 5 – July 21 and will serve lunch from 11 a.m. – noon. They will be closed the week of July 3-8.
Ansley Park Community, 555 Davis Road, Stockbridge
Bobby McBrayer City Park (Splash Pad), 10 Central Ave., Hampton
Clover Ranch Manufactured Homes, 100 Oxford Circle, Hampton (Serving a snack from 2:30-3 p.m.)
Light of the World Christian Tabernacle, 5883 Ga. Highway 155 N., Stockbridge
McDonough Housing Authority, 345 Simpson St., McDonough (Monday to Thursday only)
Southwinds Apartment Homes, 50 Evergreen Way, Stockbridge

There are 15 more sites serving meals and/or snacks this year than last year, making it easier for those students seeking nutritious meals during the summer months. For more information, visit www.henry.k12.ga.us.