Children Eat Free

Updated on Mon, 04/17/2017 - 10:51am
Children holding fruit

Six schools offer free breakfast and lunch programs this summer

Adams 12 Five Star Schools offers free breakfast and/or lunch this summer at six schools to children ages one to 18 years old.  Meals are provided to all children at no charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. To participate in the program, children simply need to eat at one of the participating schools. It is not necessary to fill out any forms or qualify in any way. The participating schools are there to meet the nutritional needs of all children and each and every child is welcome! 

The 2017 program runs from June 5 through July 21, Monday - Friday, and will be closed on July 4 in observance of Independence Day. 

The following schools will provide free breakfast and/or lunch this summer:

  • Coronado Hills Elementary, 8300 Downing Dr, Denver, CO 80229
    • Breakfast: 8:30-9:30 a.m. | Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
       
  • North Star Elementary*, 8740 N Star Dr, Thornton, CO 80260
    • Lunch Only: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
       
  • Riverdale Elementary, 10724 Elm Dr, Thornton, CO 80233
    • Breakfast: 8:30-9:30 a.m. | Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
       
  • STEM Launch, 9450 N Pecos St, Thornton, CO 80260
    • Breakfast: 8:30-9:30 a.m. | Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
       
  • The Studio School, 10604 Grant Drive, Northglenn, CO 80233
    • Breakfast: 8:30-9:30 a.m. | Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
       
  • Westlake Middle, 2800 W 135th Ave, Broomfield, CO 80020
    • Breakfast: 9:30-10:30 a.m. | Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

*North Star will only be open Monday - Thursday.

Adults can also take advantage of the food service program at a discounted rate - $2.50 for breakfast or $3.75 for lunch. For questions about the Summer Food Service Program, please contact Nutrition Services at (720) 972-6279.