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Free Summer Meals Program Begins May 31


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Beginning Tuesday, May 31, students under the age of 18 can participate in the Texas Department of Agriculture’s Summer Meals Program. All meals will be served in a grab and go format in which students will pick up meals. Bundles of breakfast and lunch will not be offered at this time; students must return for each mealtime. Meals pick up times vary per location and will be available until all meals are gone. Denton ISD Child Nutrition will be operating the site at Newton Rayzor Elementary and the remaining TDA Summer Meals sites will be operated by the S. Tracy Howard Project and the program will run each weekday beginning on Tuesday, May 31 through Friday, Aug. 5.

Summer Meal Locations:

Ashli Oaks Community
5301 E. McKinney St. Denton, TX 76208
Breakfast service begins at 9:30 a.m. and ends at 10:15 a.m.; lunch pickup service starts at 11:30 a.m. and ends at 12:15 p.m.

Denia Recreation Center
1001 Parvin St. Denton, TX 76205
Breakfast service begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 9:30 a.m.; lunch pickup service starts at 11:00 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m.

Denton Civic Center
321 E. McKinney St. Denton, TX 76201
Breakfast service begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 9:30 a.m.; lunch pickup service starts at 11:00 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m.

Lake Dallas Library 
302 S. Shady Shores Rd. Denton, TX 75065
Meal Service Begins June 7, 2022
Lunch pickup service starts at 11:30 a.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m.

McMath Middle School
1900 Jason Dr. Denton, TX 76205
Breakfast service begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 9:30 a.m.; lunch pickup service starts at 11:00 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m.

MLK Jr. Recreation Center
1300 Wilson St. Denton, TX 76205
Breakfast service begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 9:30 a.m.; lunch pickup service starts at 10:30 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m.

Newton Rayzor Elementary
1400 Malone St. Denton, TX 76201
Operated by Denton ISD Child Nutrition and meal service will end on June 30, 2022.
Breakfast service begins at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 8:15 a.m.; lunch pickup service begins at 11:30 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m.

Strickland Middle School
3003 N. Bell Ave. Denton, TX 76209
Meal Service Begins June 6, 2022
Breakfast service begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 10:45 a.m.; lunch pickup service starts at 12:00 p.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m.

For more information about the Summer Meals Programs, please contact the S. Tracy Howard Project at 214-906-7913.