October 9 Update on FCPS Meals

New Grab and Go and Fairfax Meal Kit locations

Dear Parents and Caregivers,  

Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) is currently offering no-cost nutritious meals to ALL students through December 31, 2020.

FCPS will be serving grab and go meals on Monday, October 12 at all sites and on all bus routes. October 12 is a student holiday.

Please read important information below:

Free and Reduced-Price Meals

If you submitted an application for Free or Reduced-Price Meals last school year for your child(ren), please remember to submit a new application for this school year. The current eligibility status will expire on October 20, 2020.

Apply for free and reduced-price meals by visiting www.MySchoolApps.com. Eligibility may also provide your child(ren) other important benefits. Be sure your child(ren) are approved for the 20-21 school year.  

The online application is available in the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, Tagalog, French, Spanish, Vietnamese, and Korean. Paper applications are available to complete and submit in English upon request at food distribution sites.  

Food Distribution 

Meals are offered at school sites and along bus routes Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) with both breakfast and lunch being served at the same time. Breakfast and lunch meals for Saturdays and Sundays are distributed at all locations every Friday. 

Grab and Go Meal Sites and Bus Routes 

Changes to bus routes are posted on the website by 5 p.m. each day. 

Bus Routes for Food Distribution 

If there are bus delays while distributing meals, the information will be posted here: https://busdelay.fcps.edu/.  

New – Supper and Snack, Fairfax Meal Kits Offered at Select Locations 

Supper and snack are now offered at select locations. Please refer to the website for locations and times. Additionally, Fairfax Meal Kits are also available at certain sites, offering seven days of breakfast and lunch for pick up in bulk.  

Our goal is to provide every FCPS student daily access to nutritious meals.  

Please visit https://www.fcps.edu/return-school/food for more information or call the Office of Food and Nutrition Services at 703.813.4800.