Pine Belt school districts hosting summer feeding programs

Pine Belt school districts hosting summer feeding programs

PINE BELT (WDAM) - With summer in full swing, it's time to start thinking about how children who receive free or reduced lunches during the school year will eat healthy during the summer break. Some school districts here in the Pine Belt are hosting summer feeding programs for kids over the summer.

Those summer feeding programs started serving students Monday.

The Jones County School District is offering free summer meals at the following schools Monday through Thursday. Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

  • South Jones High School
  • West Jones High School
  • Northeast Jones High School

Hattiesburg Public School District is offering summer meals at the following schools. Breakfast will be served from 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.:

  • Hattiesburg High School
  • N.R. Berger Middle School
  • Grace Christian Elementary School
  • Lillie Burney STEAM Academy

The Jefferson Davis County School District is offering summer meals at the following schools.  Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: :

  • Jefferson Davis County High School
  • J.E. Johnson Elementary School

The Petal School District is offering summer meals at the following schools. Breakfast will be served at PMS and PHS from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Supper will be served at PUES from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Petal Middle School
  • Petal High School
  • Petal Upper Elementary School

The Covington County School District is offering summer meals at the following schools. Breakfast will be served from 8:15 a.m. to 9 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • Seminary High School
  • Carver Middle School
  • Hopewell Elementary School
  • Mt. Olive High School

The Wayne County School District is offering summer meals at Wayne County High School. Breakfast will be served from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., and lunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The Marion County School District is offering summer meals at East Marion High School. Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The Columbia School District is offering summer meals at Columbia High School. Breakfast will be served from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.