VPSB COVID-19 closure school lunch response

Staff Report
Leesville Daily Leader

On Tuesday March 17 The Vernon Parish School System announced they will begin serving lunches to 3-18-year-olds (school-age students) on Monday, March 23 Mon-Thurs until further notice. 

Lunches will be of a Grab and Go style (sack lunch). 

Lunches can be picked up at schools from 11 am to 12:30 pm daily. 

Students must be present to receive their lunches.

Parents/other responsible adults must be with elementary students (4th grade and below) to receive lunches.

This food service program will be offered daily Monday through Thursday.

Lunches can be picked up at the following sites:

  • Leesville High School: LHS and LJHS students

  • Vernon Middle School: ELE, WLE and VMS students

  • Parkway Elementary: NPE, Parkway students

  • Rosepine High School: RES, RHS students

  • Anacoco High School: AES, AHS students

  • Pickering High School: PES, PHS students

  • Evans High School: Evans students

  • Hicks High School: Hicks students

  • Hornbeck High School: Hornbeck students

  • Pitkin High School: Pitkin students

  • Simpson High School: Simpson students

This program is sponsored by the USDA, Louisiana Department of Education and the Vernon Parish School Board (lunches will be at no cost to the students/guardians).

Visit the Vernon Parish School Board website for updateswww.vpsb.us