Free Breakfast & Lunch

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    BPS provides free breakfast and lunch to all Boston children. A variety of packaged meal options are available for pick-up.

    Additionally, the City of Boston in partnership with Project Bread, YMCA of Greater Boston, Boston Centers for Youth and Families, and other community organizations also provide free meals to Boston families at various locations and times across the city. To learn about additional food resources, contact Project Bread’s Food Source Hotline at (800) 645-8333.

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    • Meals are available to students attending school in person on the days that they are in school
    • Based on their school, meals are offered in three different models:
      • grab and go from the cafeteria
      • grab and go from remote locations (not cafeteria), and
      • direct delivery to the classroom.
    • Additional meals are available at all supersites on Mondays and Thursday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

    Super Sites provide

    • 3-Day Breakfast & Lunch Packs: 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches for Remote Learners
    • Breakfast and lunch daily for students on campus

    Free Groceries at Meal Sites

    • A bag of groceries consists of produce and pantry items and are meant to supplement school food to support families.
    • The bag of groceries is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
    • Thank you to the Greater Boston Food Bank and YMCA for making this possible.

School Meals & Super Sites

  • Monday and Thursday
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm


    Brighton High School - 25 Warren Street 

    Gardner Pilot Academy - 30 Athol Street

    Jackson/Mann - 500 Cambridge Street


    Charlestown High School - 240 Medford Street (opens Monday, January 11)

    Edwards Middle School - 28 Walker Street

    Harvard/Kent Elementary - 50 Bunker Hill Street


    Boston Arts Academy/CASH - 11 Charles Street

    Boston Latin Academy - 205 Townsend Street

    Burke High School (BCYF Grove Hall) - 60 Washington Street 

    Frederick Pilot Middle School  - 270 Columbia Road

    Lee K-8 School - 155 Talbot Avenue

    McCormack Middle School - 315 Mt Vernon Street

    Murphy K-8 School (BCYF Leahy/Holloran) - 1 Worrell Street 

    TechBoston Academy - 9 Peacevale Road

    UP Academy Dorchester (BCYF Marshall) - 35 Westville Street


    Quincy Elementary - 885 Washington Street (Open Wednesdays only, 10 am-6 pm)


    East Boston High School - 86 White Street

    Mario Umana Academy - 312 Border Street


    Boston Latin School - 78 Avenue Louis Pasteur


    Boston Community Leadership Academy (BCLA) - 655 Metropolitan Avenue 


    Curley K-8 School - 40 Pershing Road

    The English School - 144 McBride Street 

    Margarita Muniz Academy - 20 Child Street


    Mattahunt Elementary - 100 Hebron Street 

    Mildred Avenue K-8 School - 5 Mildred Avenue


    Fenway High School - 67 Alleghany Street


    Irving Middle School - 105 Cummins Hwy.


    Madison Park - 75 Malcolm X Blvd. 

    Orchard Gardens K-8 School - 906 Albany Street 


    Condon K-8 School - 200 D Street

    Excel High School - 95 G Street

    Tynan Elementary - 650 E. Fourth Street 


    Ohrenberger School - 175 W Boundary Road

Other Sites for Free Meals

  • Boston Chinese Evangelical Church

    120 Shawmut Ave., Boston
    Wednesdays, 8:30-11:30 am 

    Providing remote learning meal packs 

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Grocery Distribution

  • Thursday, April 15

    Boston Arts Academy/CASH - 11 Charles Street, Dorchester

    Brighton High School - 25 Warren Street, Brighton

    Edwards Middle School - 28 Walker Street, Charlestown

    The English School - 144 McBride Street, Jamaica Plain

    Fenway High School - 67 Alleghany Street, Mission Hill

    Irving Middle School - 105 Cummins Hwy., Roslindale

    Mattahunt Elementary - 100 Hebron Street, Mattapan 

    TechBoston Academy - 9 Peacevale Road, Dorchester

    Monday, April 19 

    East Boston High School - 86 White Street, East Boston

    Jackson/Mann - 500 Cambridge Street, Allston/Brighton

    McCormack Middle School - 315 Mt Vernon Street, Dorchester

    Thursday, April 22

    Boston Latin Academy - 205 Townsend Street, Dorchester

    Burke High School (BCYF Grove Hall) - 60 Washington Street, Dorchester 

    Charlestown High School - 240 Medford Street, Charlestown 

    Condon K-8 School - 200 D Street, South Boston

    Frederick Pilot Middle School  - 270 Columbia Road, Dorchester

    Lee K-8 School - 155 Talbot Avenue, Dorchester

    Ohrenberger School - 175 W Boundary Road, West Roxbury

    Orchard Gardens K-8 School - 906 Albany Street, Roxbury


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