WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Lexington Two will extend through the summer its free distribution of breakfast and lunch meals for the week at four school sites and by bus delivery for any child in need.
Brown bag breakfast and lunch meals for youth ages 18 and younger will be offered Monday-Thursday. The exception is the week of June 29, meals will be served Monday-Wednesday; the district will be closed Thursday, July 2, for the Fourth of July.
Lexington Two has distributed more than 171,000 meals since mid-March, following school closures statewide for COVID-19.
There are two pick-up options for summer meals. Students must be present to receive meals or the adult must present the student's school ID as proof of eligibility.
SCHOOL SITES: Drive-thru meal pickup during the summer months will run 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at these four schools:
Airport High: 1315 Boston Ave.
Cayce Elementary: 515 Bulldog Blvd.
Riverbank Elementary: 160 Cougar Drive
Pine Ridge Middle: 735 Pine Ridge Drive
BUS DELIVERY: The bus routes and arrival/departure times currently in use will remain the same for the Monday-Thursday delivery during summer months. Check the schedules posted here for bus arrival/departure times. Buses stay about 10 minutes at each stop.
The seven days of breakfast/lunch meals will be distributed to students as follows:
Monday - 1 meal
Tuesday - 2 meals for Tuesday and Wednesday
Wednesday - 2 meals for Thursday and Friday
Thursday - 2 meals for Saturday and Sunday
Any adjustments to summer meal distribution will be announced through Lexington Two’s websites, social media and phone system.