LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — On Sunday, Governor Sisolak announced all K-12 schools across the state will be closed until April 13. Now, Clark County School District (CCSD) has announced they will still be providing breakfast and lunch to students, beginning Monday, March 16. Nye County School District (NCSD) will also provide meals starting on Wednesday, March 18.
The Nevada Department of Agriculture is also helping address school meal interruptions caused by the school closures across the state.
School food distribution pods will be set up at school locations across Southern Nevada from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Monday through Friday. It’s free of charge and open to everyone regardless of financial status.
A school-aged child must be present for food to be distributed. The pickup location will be set up outside each of the schools.
The 15 locations are listed below:
- Basic High School
- Canyon Springs High School
- Centennial High School
- Chaparral High School
- Cheyenne High School
- Cimarron-Memorial High School
- Clark High School
- Desert Pines High School
- Las Vegas High School
- Mojave High School
- Shadow Ridge High School
- Sierra Vista High School
- Silverado High School
- Spring Valley High School
- Veterans Tribute Career and Technical Academy
Food distribution locations and times are being updated here.
Parents can also get academic resources at these sites.
The Nye County School District will also continue to feed students breakfast and lunch during the school closures. They intend to start on Wednesday, March 18.
Their plan is to use the NCSD transportation department to deliver food on a route, similar to current bus routes.
NCSD says food drop off times will be a bit later in the morning, and both breakfast and lunch will be delivered at the same time.
Option 1: Bus routes will be operating their normal route with meals starting at 10 a.m. OR
Walk-up meals 10 to 11 a.m. provided at:
- Round Mountain Elementary School
- Gabbs Elementary School
- Tonopah Elementary School
- Tonopah Middle School
- Tonopah High School
For more updates, be sure to check NCSD’s website and social media platforms.
Lincoln County meal sites are expected to start Tuesday, March 17.
- Caliente Elementary School
- Pahranagat Middle School
- Meadow Valley Middle School
- Pioche Elementary School
- Equipo Academy (charter school) is serving drive-thru meals today in partnership with Three Square
- Quest Las Vegas