New update to Child Nutrition Food Distribution
Due to your request, we have increased the number of distribution sites by adding Pinewood Middle School as a fourth distribution location to serve everyone each Saturday. Freshman Campus, Valleywood Middle and Crestwood Middle will continue as is on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
KPS Child Nutrition Services Department has four locations where all parents and/or students can pick up Free Meals for anyone 18 years old or younger (Tuesdays and Thursdays at Freshman Campus, Valleywood Middle and Crestwood Middle and Saturdays at Pinewood Middle). Receive the meals (Breakfast and Lunch) Free of Charge due to CEP (Community Eligibility Provision) by going through curbside pickup with no questions asked.
Time: 11:00am – 12:30pm
Tuesdays (3 days of meals) and Thursdays (4 days of meals)
All Three Locations
Freshman Campus (Click here for map of building pickup location) - 6170 Valley Lane CT, Kentwood, Michigan 49508 - (616) 698-8180
Valleywood Middle School (Click here for map of building pickup location) -1110 50th Street SE, Kentwood, Michigan 49508 - (616) 538-0860
Crestwood Middle School (Click here for map of building pickup location) - 2674 44th Street SE, Kentwood, Michigan 49512 - (616) 455-4520
**NEW** Pinewood Middle School-Saturdays Only **Saturday pickup will be closed until April 17 due to Spring Break. (2 days of meals) 9:30am-11:00am (Click here for map of building pickup location) 2100 60th St SE, Kentwood, MI 49508 - (616) 455-8618
Please contact the kitchens at the numbers listed above or the Child Nutrition Services office at (616) 455-3166 if you have any questions or concerns.
April 2021 Breakfast Menus
April 2021 Lunch Menus
April 2021 ARCH Supper and Afterschool Snack Menus
(This survey will replace the previous “Free and Reduced Meal Application Forms”)
Double Up Food Bucks program will match Bridge Card sales up to $20 a day a family shops at participating farmers markets in FREE Michigan Fruits and vegetables. For Double Up Food Bucks Markets www.westmichiganfarmmarkets,org .
For 35 area farms and orchards most offering the U-Pick value and a family farm and educational experience www.fruitridgemarket.com .
Any questions, please contact Child Nutrition Services at 616-455-3166. We will update you with any changes as they become available.
**Biometric system implementation (Currently on Hold)***
We are preparing to roll out a biometric (Touch Scan) system in our cafeterias.
Breakfast and lunch are always available for all students during the school year while in session.
**Part time help needed in Child Nutrition Services - helping out in the kitchens/cafeterias. This is an on-call position with various shifts between 8:30 am and 1:30 pm. Please contact Kris at 616-455-3166