Local Education Spotlight: FUSD, other districts, launch ‘Grab & Go’ Food Service for students. See more local education news here

| March 24, 2020

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COCONINO COUNTY — The Flagstaff Unified School District (began a grab and go breakfast and lunch food service on March 23) during the unanticipated school closures due to COVID-19 outbreak. All children receiving a meal need to be physically present at the time the meal is provided.

As FUSD seeks to comply with CDC recommendations, children who receive the food service will not be allowed to dine at the facilities.  Instead, all meals will have to be taken to go to ensure proper social distancing practices. Drive up options are available at each site.

Both breakfast and lunch meals will be provided for pick up only Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the sites and dates listed below: 

  • Coconino High School: March 23, 2020 – March 27, 2020 
    • Accessible via Mountain Line Routes 2 and 7
  • Cromer Elementary School: March 23, 2020 – March 27, 2020
  • Killip Elementary School: March 23, 2020 – March 27, 2020
    • Accessible via Mountain Line Route 7
  • Kinsey Elementary School: March 23, 2020 – March 27, 2020 
    • Accessible via Mountain Line Routes 4 and 14 
  • Leupp Elementary School: March 23, 2020 – March 27, 2020
  • Marshall Elementary School: March 23, 2020 – March 27, 2020 
    • Accessible via Mountain Line Route 5 
  • Thomas Elementary School: March 23, 2020 – March 27, 2020 
    • Accessible via Mountain Line Route 2

Dates are subject to change and will be updated as necessary.

Meals will be provided to all children, ages 18 and under, without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Both meals will be picked up at the same time. 

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. 

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. 

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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