Nutrition services

SMCPS Food and Nutrition Services Department Meal Distribution – Schedule Change

LEONARDTOWN, Md. – The St. Mary’s County Public Schools Department of Food and Nutrition Services announces changes to the curbside lunch distribution schedule. Meals are available for students aged 18 and under. Meals can be picked up from any school location, even if your student attends another school. Curbside lunch bags include breakfast, lunch, dinner and a snack, as well as milk and/or water for each student.

Six-day pickup March 26
Due to the upcoming spring break, from March 29 to April 5, the lunch bag that will be distributed on Friday March 26 will include food for six days (Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday). The March 26 curbside meal distribution will be available for pickup at all school sites from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Six-day pickup March 31
The following week, the lunch bag that will be distributed on Wednesday March 31 will also include food for six days (Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday); however, on Wednesday, March 31, curbside meal distribution will ONLY be available for pickup at the following school sites from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.:

  • LM Elementary Tooth

  • Elemental Dynard

  • Evergreen Elementary School

  • Leonardtown High School

  • Lexington Park Elementary School

  • Spring Ridge Middle

  • Elemental crest

  • Piney Point Elementary School

  • Margaret Brent Midfielder

Permanent change to curbside pickup days starting April 7
With the return of hybrid students and high demand for meals at school, beginning Wednesday, April 7, curbside meal distribution will be available on Wednesdays and Fridays only, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Each Wednesday’s lunch bag will include food for three days (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday). Each Friday lunch bag will include food for four days (Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday).

Permanent Changes to Pickup Locations Starting April 7
In addition, starting Wednesday, April 7, curbside meal distribution will be available at all school sites, with the exception of the following locations:

  • Chesapeake Public Charter

  • Fairlead Academy I

  • Green Holly Elementary School

  • Hollywood Elementary School

  • Leonardtown Center

  • Mechanicsville Elementary School

  • Town Creek Elementary School

Further information is also available on the SMCPS home page and on [email protected]_Food. If you have any questions regarding the schedule change, please send them to [email protected]