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BCPS Expands Afterschool Supper Program Over 100 Schools Now Offer Nutritious Meals in Aftercare Program

December 5, 2018

BCPS Expands Afterschool Supper Program

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) has expanded its Afterschool Supper Program to include two additional school sites, for a total of 117 schools serving nutritious meals to students. The supper meals ensure that more than 14,000 students participating in regularly scheduled afterschool educational or enrichment activity programs receive the nutrition they need to learn and grow. The suppers are funded through the Child Care Food Program, a federally funded program, which provides healthy meals in the childcare setting. Meals meet all USDA requirements and include a milk, fruit, vegetable, grain and meat (or meat alternate), and are offered in the school’s cafeteria. The healthy meals are available to children participating in afterschool programs at no separate charge regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. The new school sites beginning January 2019, include Lloyd Estates Elementary School and Oriole Elementary School.

BCPS Aftercare Supper Program Participating Schools:

Anderson, Boyd High

Ft. Lauderdale High

Park Ridge Elementary

Annabel C. Perry Elementary

Glades Middle

Parkway Middle

Apollo Middle

Gulfstream Academy at Hallandale

Pasadena Lakes Elementary

Atlantic West Elementary

Hallandale High

Pembroke Pines Elementary

Attucks Middle

Hollywood Hills Elementary

Peters Elementary

Bair Middle

Hollywood Park Elementary

Pines Middle

Banyan Elementary

Horizon Elementary

Pines Lakes Elementary

Bennett Elementary

James Hunt Elementary

Pinewood Elementary

Bethune Elementary

Lake Forest Elementary

Piper High

Blanche Ely High

Lakeside Elementary

Plantation Elementary

Boulevard Heights Elementary

Larkdale Elementary

Plantation High

Broadview Elementary

Lauderdale Lakes Middle

Plantation Middle

Broward Estates Elementary

Lauderhill 6-12 STEM

Pompano Beach High

Castle Hill Elementary

Lauderhill Paul Turner Elementary

Riverland Elementary

Challenger Elementary

Lloyd Estates Elementary

Rock Island Elementary

Charles Drew Elementary

Lyons Creek Middle

Royal Palm Elementary

Coconut Creek High

Maplewood Elementary

Sanders Park Elementary

Coconut Palm Elementary

Margate Elementary

Sandpiper Elementary

Colbert Elementary

Margate Middle

Sea Castle Elementary

Collins Elementary

Markham Robert Elementary

Sheridan Hills Elementary

Coral Cove Elementary

McArthur High

Sheridan Park Elementary

Coral Park Elementary

McNicol  Middle

Silver Lakes Elementary

Coral Springs Elementary

Miramar Elementary

Silver Shores Elementary

Coral Springs High

Miramar High

South Broward High

Cresthaven Elementary

New River Middle

Stephen Foster Elementary

Croissant Park Elementary

Nob Hill Elementary

Stirling Elementary

Crystal Lake Middle

North Andrews Gardens Elementary

Stranahan High

Cypress Run Education Center

North Fork Elementary

Sunland Park Elementary

Deerfield Beach Elementary

North Lauderdale Elementary

Sunshine Elementary

Deerfield Beach High

Northeast High

Tedder Elementary

Deerfield Park Elementary

Northside Elementary

Thurgood Marshall Elementary

Dillard Elementary

Nova Blanche Forman Elementary

Walker Elementary

Dillard High

Nova Eisenhower Elementary

Walter C. Young Middle

Discovery Elementary

Oakland Park Elementary

Watkins Elementary

Dolphin Bay Elementary

Oakridge Elementary

Welleby Elementary

Driftwood Elementary

Olsen Middle

West Hollywood Elementary

Endeavor Primary Learning Center

Oriole Elementary

Westpine Middle

Fairway Elementary

Orangebrook Elementary

Wilton Manors Elementary

Forest Hills Elementary

Park Lakes Elementary

Wingate Oaks Center

 

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