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     2021-2022 School Year: School Meals

    Seamless Summer Option (SSO) of the National School Lunch Program 

    Sullivan County BOCES today announced an amendment to its policy for enrolled area school children for serving breakfast and lunch under the Seamless Summer Option (SSO) of the National School Lunch Program for the 2021-2022 school year, which would allow for all children attending the following schools to be served meals at no charge.

    • Sullivan County BOCES Rubin Pollock Education Center- 52 Ferndale Loomis Road, Liberty NY 12754
    • White Sulphur Elementary – 29 Schoolhouse Road, White Sulphur Springs NY 12787

    For additional information please contact the following person:

    Dawn Parsons, SNS
    Food Service Director
    Sullivan BOCES
    15 Sullivan Ave, Suite 1W
    Liberty, NY 12754
    845-295-4154
    Dawn.Parsons@scboces.org 


    Sullivan County has several local sites that are serving FREE nutritious meals to children and teens 18 and younger over the summer while school is out of session. Please use this mapping tool to find a site near you.

    https://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks


     

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