Date: March 15, 2020

Dear Parent(s) or Guardian(s),

You are receiving this letter to inform that during the school closures, the Food and Nutrition Services Department will be serving free meals for all of our students.

Parents and students may drive or walk up to any of the two locations listed below to pick-up breakfast and lunch. If at all possible please bring your students to receive those meals. Each student will receive a lunch for the day and breakfast for the next day. They will be all put together in a grab and go bag for your convenience. It’s food that’s in, while school is out. Come one day or come every day it is your choice, but don’t miss this opportunity!

Meal Pick-Up Procedures:

  • Start date: Tuesday, March 17 through Friday, March 27
  • Locations:
    • Robert Semple Elementary
      • 2015 E 3rd St, Benicia, CA 94510
      • *Entrance of the Staff Parking Lot
    • Benicia High School
      • 1101 Military W, Benicia, CA 94510
      • *Turn into Plaza de Oro and keep right past the gates until you see us
  • Time: 11:00AM – 1:00PM

We are asking you to respond to this email:  if you would like your child(ren) to participate in this program and which of the two serving schools they will pick up their meals. Please include their names, so we can anticipate how many meals to prepare.

Tania P. Courtney
Director of Nutrition & Food Services Department
Benicia Unified School District
1101 Military West, Benicia, CA 94510
Phone: (707) 748-2758

Fecha: 15 de Marzo de 2020

Estimado padre (s) o tutor (es),

Recibirá esta carta para informarle que durante el cierre de la escuela, el Departamento de Servicios de Alimentos y Nutrición estará sirviendo comidas gratis para todos nuestros estudiantes.

Los padres y los estudiantes pueden conducir o caminar hasta cualquiera de los dos lugares enumerados a continuación para recoger el desayuno y el almuerzo. Si es possible por favor llevar a sus estudiantes a recibir esas comidas.  Cada estudiante recibirá un almuerzo para el día y un desayuno para el día siguiente. Todos se juntarán en una bolsa para llevar para su conveniencia. Es comida la que está adentro, mientras que la escuela está afuera. ¡Ven un día o ven todos los días, tú eliges, pero no pierdas esta oportunidad!

Procedimientos de recogida de comidas:

  • Fecha de inicio: martes 17 de marzo a viernes 27 de marzo
  • Ubicaciones:
    • Robert Semple Elementary
      • 2015 E 3rd St, Benicia, CA 94510
      • * Entrada del estacionamiento del personal
    • Benicia High School
      • 1101 Military W, Benicia, CA 94510
      • *Gire a la Plaza de Oro y manténgase a la derecha pasando las puertas hasta que nos vea
  • Hora: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Le pedimos que responda a este correo electrónico: si desea que sus hijos participen en este programa y cuál de las dos escuelas que sirven recogerán sus comidas. Incluya sus nombres para que podamos anticipar cuántas comidas preparar.

Tania P. Courtney
Director del Departamento de Nutrición y Servicios Alimenticios
Distrito escolar unificado de Benicia
1101 Military West, Benicia, CA 94510
Teléfono: (707) 748-2758
Correo electrónico:

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