EPISD to offer free meals to children during prolonged spring break

The Prospector Staff

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The El Paso Independent School District (EPISD) will offer free breakfast and lunch meals for children in 22 of its schools from March 23-27, according to an EPISD news release 

From Monday to Friday, children between the ages of one and 18 will be served breakfast from 8 to 9 a.m. and lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., regardless of enrollment status in the district.  

All meals provided will be take-home only and no dining will be allowed in the cafeterias, according to the release. 

The following schools will be functioning as meal sites: 

All schools in the districts of El Paso County will remain in prolonged spring break until April 6 to slow the spread of COVID-19. This measure is among many others released by the El Paso Department of Public Health though a guidance and directive to school districts. 

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