• Grab-n-Go Program (***PROGRAM CLOSED***)

    The NWLSD is committed to helping our families through these challenging times.  We have put in place a program that will help continue to feed K-12 students who are experiencing a hardship that has resulted in food insecurity during the extended school closure, due to COVID-19.  Please help us spread the word, so families who may be in need, can take advantage of this program. 

    *** PROGRAM UPDATE 06/01/2020 ***

    Last Grab-n-Go Day

    • The Grab-n-Go Program meal program’s last serving day will be Monday, June 1, 2020.
    • Families are encouraged to reach out to the Lowhill Food Pantry (https://www.lowhillfoodpantry.com) if additional assistance is needed.

    We would like to thank you for your support throughout this program. 

    *** PROGRAM UPDATE 05/20/2020 ***

    Meal Pick-Up Day Change

    • Due to the Memorial holiday, no meals will be served on Monday, May 25th.
    • Meal pick-up days for the week of May 25th will be Tuesday, May 26th and Thursday, May 28th.


    Last Grab-n-Go Day

    • The Grab-n-Go Program meal program’s last serving day will be Monday, June 1, 2020.
    • Families are encouraged to reach out to the Lowhill Food Pantry (https://www.lowhillfoodpantry.com) if additional assistance is needed.

    *** PROGRAM UPDATE 04/22/2020 ***

    • The program has been extended to any K-12 student, as well as their siblings (0-18 years of age), who is experiencing a hardship that has resulted in food insecurity.

    *** PROGRAM UPDATE 04/9/2020 ***

    • The message is to inform you of a change to the pick-up schedule for week of April 13th
    • There will be NO meal pick-up for Monday in observence of the Easter Holiday.
    • Instead, we included Monday’s meals in April 9th's pick-up; therefore, today you received meals for Thursday, Friday, and Monday.
    • Meal pick-up days for the week of April 13th will be Tuesday and Thursday with normal pick-ups days of Monday and Thursday to resume again April 20th.
    • If you have any questions, call 610-298-8661 ext. 4236

    *** PROGRAM UPDATE 03/23/2020 ***

    • Effective, Thursday, March 26, 2020, the Grab-n-Go meal program meal pick-up days have been changed from daily to MONDAY and THURSDAY pickups
      • Monday's pick-up day we will provide meals for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
      • Thursday's pick-up day we will provide meals for Thursday and Friday

    *** PROGRAM UPDATE 03/17/2020 ***

    • The Grab-n-Go meal program has been extended to any siblings (0-18 years of age) of students attending any Northwestern Lehigh school who qualify for Free and Reduced lunch for the 2019-20 school year.
    • The online form for the Grab-n-Go Program will now be open from 5:00pm - 8:00am
    • We will also accept orders via phone from 5:00pm - 8:00am - Details below

     

    Who qualifies?

    • K-12 students, as well as their siblings (0-18 years of age), who are experiencing a hardship that has resulted in food insecurity.
    • NOTE: Your child(ren) may be eligible for free or reduced breakfasts and lunches. Please complete an online meals application by going to https://www.compass.state.pa.us/ to determine your eligibility. 

    What does it cost?

    • NO COST

    How do I order a meal?

    • Online
      • Starting Monday, March 16, 2020 families can pre-order a breakfast and lunch for the following day by using this form: https://forms.gle/276J8cHr2ShTVzsX9
      • This form will be available daily between 5:00pm - 8:00am
    • Phone
      • Please make every effort to submit your order using the online form. We have limited staff and online orders helps us to be more efficient in processing orders
      • Families can also call and leave a voicemail order on 610-298-8661 x 4236
      • Orders will be accepted daily between 5:00pm - 8:00am
      • State in the voicemail the following
        • Your first and last name
        • How many meals you need for the children in your family
        • Location of pick-up (must state either Northwestern Elem. or Weisenberg Elem.)
        • The name of your child (children) enrolled in NWLSD and their student ID number(s)
    • Notes
      • Submit only 1 order per day, per family
      • Your child's student ID is the number your child uses for lunch. Ask him/her what code they type in for lunch at school

    How does pick-up work?

    Pick up will be on MONDAYS and THURSDAYS effective March 26, 2020 from 11:30am - 1:00pm daily (No earlier or later). NO WEEKEND PICKUPS ARE AVAILABLE

    Monday's pick-up day we will provide meals for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

    Thursday's pick-up day we will provide meals for Thurday and Friday.

    Meals include both a breakfast and lunch as described in the menu below, no exceptions

    Directions:
    (1) Come to the school you select in the form, either Weisenberg or Northwestern Elementary
    (2) Follow the traffic pattern as defined below
    (3) Once in the BLUE section, a NWLSD employee will come out, verify your name, and give you your meal(s)

    **** DO NOT GET OUT OF YOUR CAR **** WE WILL COME TO YOUR CAR ****

    NWE Elem. Pick-Up Traffic Pattern (Green - Enter; Blue - Pick-up Zone; Red - Exit)

    NWE

    Weisenberg Pick-Up Traffic Pattern (Green - Enter; Blue - Pick-up Zone; Red - Exit)

    Weis

     

    Menu
    Day            Breakfast                                   Lunch
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    Monday 05/18/2020 – Pickup
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    05/18/2020 Cereal, juice, milk                  Uncrustable (PB&J), Baked Lays, fruit cup, milk
    05/19/2020 Cinnamon roll, juice, milk        Ham & cheese sandwich, Doritos, fruit, milk
    05/20/2020 Nutrigrain bar, juice, milk        Turkey & Cheese sandwich, pretzels, fruit, milk
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    Thursday 05/21/2020 – Pickup
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    05/21/2020 Cereal bar, juice, milk             Ham & Cheese wraps, carrots, snack bag, fruit, milk
    05/22/2020 Muffin, juice, milk                   Turkey & Cheese Stix, yogurt, graham crackers, fruit, milk
    05/26/2020 Cereal bar, juice, milk             Ham & Cheese wraps, carrots, snack bag, fruit, milk
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    Monday 05/27/2020 – Pickup
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    05/27/2020 Muffin, juice, milk                   Turkey & Cheese Stix, yogurt, graham crackers, fruit, milk
    05/28/2020 Cereal, juice, milk                   Uncrustable (PB&J), Baked Lays, fruit cup, milk
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    Thursday 05/28/2020 – Pickup
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    05/28/2020 Cinnamon roll, juice, milk        Ham & cheese sandwich, Doritos, fruit, milk
    05/29/2020 Nutrigrain bar, juice, milk        Turkey & Cheese sandwich, pretzels, fruit, milk

    * MEALS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

    Questions about this program can be emailed to admincontact@nwlehighsd.org or call 610-298-8661 x 4236