Dorchester public schools in summer food program

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Posted 6/1/21

CAMBRIDGE — The Dorchester County Public Schools (DCPS) is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge.

“Our plan is to …

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Dorchester public schools in summer food program


CAMBRIDGE — The Dorchester County Public Schools (DCPS) is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge.

“Our plan is to serve a breakfast and lunch meal on Mondays through Thursdays,” a statement Monday from DCPS said. “Meal service will begin June 21, and end on Aug. 12, except for July 5, during which we will be closed for the Fourth of July holiday. Breakfast will be served from 9-9:20 a.m., and lunch will be served 12:30-1 p.m. We are a self-preparation program.”

The program will operate from the following schools:
• Mace’s Lane Middle School, 1101 Mace’s Lane, Cambridge
• North Dorchester Middle School, 5745 Cloverland Road, Hurlock
• North Dorchester High School, 5875 Cloverland Road, Hurlock

For the following schools, meal service will begin on July 12 and end on Aug. 12. Breakfast will be served from 8-8:20 a.m., and lunch will be served 11:30 a.m.-noon.

• Choptank Elementary School, 1103 Mace’s Lane, Cambridge
• Sandy Hill Elementary, 1503 Glasgow Street, Cambridge
• South Dorchester K-8, 3485 Golden Hill Road, Church Creek
• Warwick Elementary School, 155 Main Street, Secretary
• Hurlock Elementary School, 301 Charles Street, Hurlock
• Vienna Elementary School, 4905 Ocean Gateway, Vienna
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