Change in Meal Service

December 10, 2020

Dear Cairo-Durham Families,

Free school breakfast and lunch are available for all Cairo-Durham students (K-12) regardless of whether they are learning in school or remotely, as well as students who are homeschooled. Please be advised of the following changes to our meal service for the month of December (in-school meals are not affected).

During the month of December, meals for remote and homeschooled students are available by delivery only (no in-person pick up). You can easily sign up to have free breakfast and lunch delivered to your student(s) for free by calling your school’s main office:

  • Elementary School: 518-622-3231
  • Middle School: 518-622-0490
  • High School: 518-622-8543

The December meal delivery schedule is as follows:

  • Friday, December 11th (breakfast/lunch for five days)
  • Wednesday, December 16th (breakfast/lunch for five days)
  • Monday, December 21st (breakfast/lunch for two days)
  • Wednesday, December 23rd (breakfast/lunch for five days)

During the holiday recess (December 24-January 1), there will be no school meal service. If you need assistance while schools are closed, please reach out to these community organizations:

  • Food Distribution Center - Community Action of Greene County (7856 Rte 9W, Catskill), Phone: 518-943-9205
  • God's Storehouse Food Pantry (3 Bogardus Ave, Catskill), Phone: 518-943-2709
  • Food Distribution Center - Catholic Charities of Columbia/Greene Counties (431 E. Allen St, Hudson), Phone: 518-828-8660
  • Cairo Food Pantry - Resurrection Lutheran Church (Routes 23B & 32, Cairo), Phone: 518-622-3286

If you need school breakfast and lunch delivered to your student while they are learning remotely, please contact your school’s main office as soon as possible.

Sincerely,

Michael Wetherbee
Superintendent of Schools