Nutrition Ignition00000000

The Tuscaloosa city and county school systems are doing what they can to keep providing meals to students while schools are closed because of COVID-19 concerns.

Tuscaloosa City Schools is serving lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Alberta School of Performing Arts, Central High School, Northridge Middle School, Skyland Elementary School, Westlawn Middle School and Woodland Forrest Elementary School.

There are also mobile sites from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Buddy’s Food Mart on Rice Mine Road, Hay Court Apartments, Rosedale Apartments and Southview Elementary School.

For Tuscaloosa County School System students, lunch is being served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Vance Elementary School, Brookwood Elementary School, Holt High School, Maxwell Elementary School, Taylorville Primary School, Sipsey Valley Middle School, Northside High School, Flatwoods Elementary School, Faucett-Vestavia Elementary School and Crestmont Elementary School.

In addition, the Nutrition Ignition bus will be servicing the following areas at the following times:

  • 9:45-10:10 a.m. at Green Village Community
  • 10:40-11 a.m. at Valley Hill
  • 11:20-11:50 a.m. at Crescent East
  • 12:35-12:55 p.m. at Brown House
  • 1:05-1:25 p.m. at Knoll Circle
  • 2-2:20 p.m. at Chestnut Trace

Families will be able to drive up and receive a free grab and go bag for each child in the car. Bags include breakfast and lunch. Walk-up service is also available.

Meals are free for anyone 18 and younger. Children do not have to be a student of the school systems for free meals, but they must be present to be served.

This service begins March 23.

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