Published On: Mon, Mar 7th, 2022

Free Meal Distribution Available to PBC Students Before Spring Break 2022

County Mayor Robert S Weinroth has annulled the School District of Palm Beach County School Food Service Department will be holding a pre-Spring Break meal distribution to provide meal kits for students to enjoy while school is not in session.

The distribution will consist of the equivalent of 10 meals and 10 snacks, and will be occurring on Thursday, March 10, 2022 at 18 schools across the District. There is no cost to families for this distribution.

The times are specific to the school location. Families are asked to check the food distribution schedule for the proper pickup time at a school near to them. Parents/guardians can go to any of the sites listed below to pick up meals, they are not required to go to their child’s school.

To pick up meals, parents will need to have their student’s school ID or a copy of it, the ‘Welcome Letter’ from their child’s portal containing their barcode, verification through the SIS app, progress report, or report card. PINs and alternative forms of ID will no longer be accepted.

Meals are only available to students attending brick and mortar schools. Under U.S. Department of Agriculture guidelines, meals are not available for homeschooled or virtual-school students. Please note that meal kits will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Therefore, the District cannot guarantee availability.

Distribution locations on Thursday, March 10, 2022:

School NameDistribution Time
Atlantic HS3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Bear Lakes MS7:00 am – 8:00 am
Boynton Beach HS3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Forest Hill HS7:00 am – 8:00 am
Glades Central HS3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Hammock Pointe ES3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
HL Johnson ES3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
HL Watkins MS7:00 am – 8:00 am
John I. Leonard HS3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Jupiter ES3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lantana ES3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
North Grade ES8:00 am – 9:00 am
Okeeheelee MS7:00 am – 8:00 am
Pahokee MS/HS9:00 am – 10:00 am
Spanish River HS3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Suncoast HS3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Tradewinds MS7:00 am – 8:00 am
Wellington Landings MS7:00 am – 8:00 am

About the Author

- Robert Weinroth is a 27 year resident of Boca Raton where he is an attorney, businessman, former member of the City Council (where he served for four years) and currently serves as an elected member of the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners. Commissioner Weinroth went to Boston’s Northeastern University where he earned a BSBA in Management. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor at New England School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey and the Supreme Court of the United States. Weinroth served as president and general counsel of Freedom Medical Services Inc, an accredited medical supply company in Boca Raton. FREEDOMED® represented the realization of an entrepreneurial dream. Weinroth, and his wife Pamela operated the company for 16 years, eventually selling the business in 2016. Weinroth takes great pride in his past work as a volunteer Guardian ad Litem for the 15th Judicial Circuit, advocating for the needs of abused and neglected children deemed dependent by the Court. After serving on multiple community boards and committees, Weinroth was elected to the Boca Raton City Council in 2014. During his tenure, he served as CRA Vice-chair and Deputy Mayor and was appointed to a number of county boards including the Boca Raton Airport Authority, the Palm Tran Service Board, the Palm Beach Transportation Planning Agency, the Treasure Coast Planning Council and was elected a board member of the Palm Beach County League of Cities. Commissioner Weinroth serves as County Vice-Mayor and has been appointed Chair of the Solid Waste Authority, a board member of the PBC Transportation Planning Agency, and alternate representative on the Treasure Coast Planning Agency and several other county and regional boards. Robert, Pamela and their two dogs, Sierra and Siggy, are proud to call Boca Raton home.

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