Food Service

SUMMER MEAL DISTRIBUTIONS

Beginning June 14, 2021, summer meal pickups will be held every Monday, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meals will be provided free of cost to any District 97 student in need.

Dates: Meal distribution days will be held every Monday, except July 5, which is a district holiday. Families will receive 10 days' worth of food on June 28.

  • June 14, 21, 28
  • July 12, 19, 26
  • Aug. 2, 9, 16, 23

Locations: Longfellow Elementary School (for Julian and feeder schools), 715 S. Highland Ave., and Brooks Middle School (for Brooks and feeder schools), 325 S. Kenilworth Ave.

FREE/REDUCED LUNCH APPLICATION

Although we will be providing free meals to all students regardless of their lunch status, we still encourage all families who currently qualify to take a few minutes to complete the National School Lunch application as soon as possible. A paper application will also be provided with student materials on schools' designated pick-up days.

There are four options for completing and submitting your application:

  • Fill in the PDF application electronically and save it as a document on your computer. Email it as an attachment to the district's food service coordinator, Carla Ellis, at [email protected].
  • Print the PDF and fill it out by hand. Take a picture of the completed application and email it as an attachment to [email protected]
  • Print the PDF and fill it out by hand. Send the completed application via regular mail to:

Carla Ellis
Oak Park School District 97
260 Madison St.
Oak Park, IL 60302

  • Print the PDF and fill it out by hand. Fax the completed application to 708-524-3019.

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions, please reach out to the district's food service coordinator, Carla Ellis, at [email protected].

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Free/Reduced Application

Reduced Breakfast: $.30
Reduced Lunch: $.40
English/Spanish: Rules and Application