Mingo County Schools' meal services schedule and distribution method has changed as of this week (March 23- 27). Multi-day meals will now be distributed one day each week. Meals will be prepared in two locations and taken to school distribution sites.
IT IS IMPORTANT FOR FAMILIES TO KNOW THAT MEALS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED ON TUESDAY, MARCH 24 FROM 12:00PM TO 1:00PM. THERE WILL BE FOOD TO COVER MULTIPLE DAYS, SO PLEASE MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO PICK UP THESE MEALS.
Meal Services will now be PICK-UP, ONLY. Families may pick food up from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm at the following locations:
(High Schools will not be pick-up sites)
Delivery Services will no longer be conducted. On distribution days, families will need to pull up to the front of the building and tell the volunteers how many students will be served. Please do not exit vehicles. Volunteers will hand off the meals through car windows.
THERE WILL BE NO DISTRIBUTION DURING THE WEEK OF MARCH 30-APRIL 3 (SPRING BREAK). SCHEDULE UPDATES WILL BE PUBLICIZED FOR THE WEEKS FOLLOWING SPRING BREAK.
The District will monitor the availability of employees and other resources and may adjust service methods and schedules as appropriate. Staff volunteers are welcome in small numbers to comply with safety recommendations from local, state and federal health agencies. Principals will coordinate volunteer staff.
IMPORTANT MEAL SERVICES, NTI and EMPLOYEE INFORMATION UPDATES IN THIS BULLETIN
This bulletin is the latest information regarding the school closure in Mingo County as part of the statewide closure issued by Governor Justice on Friday, March 13, 2020 and reflects the latest recommendations from Federal and state government. This update has been prepared with guidance from the West Virginia Department of Education, the Office of the Governor and with guidelines of the CDC and the President’s Task Force. These are extraordinary days, causing concern and uncertainty among all our District employees and our students and families. We must work to protect the safety and well-being of all. We appreciate your patience and cooperation as we work together to provide learning and support during this time. Also, please remember to practice the recommended precautions of social distancing and hygiene measures and use keen judgement to protect against contracting or spreading any illness.