Kingsport City Schools Announces 2019 Summer Meals for Kids Program

Published on May 22, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.
KINGSPORT, Tenn. – Kingsport City Schools School Nutrition Services department has again partnered with the Tennessee Department of School Nutrition Services to provide the Summer Meals for Kids program located at John Sevier Middle School, 1200 Wateree Street, Kingsport.

The 2019 Seamless Summer Food Service Program is administered by the Tennessee Department of School Nutrition Services under an agreement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Meals will be provided to all children without charge. 

No cost meals will be served Monday – Friday to all children age 18 and under from May 28 – July 19, 2019. There are no income requirements to participate in this summer program. Children 18 years and younger will be served a no cost meal during serving times.

Breakfast will be served from 8 – 9:30 a.m. Lunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Children wishing to participate should enter Sevier Middle School at the front of the building (there will be signage by entry). No meals will be served on weekends or on July 4, 2019.

Other Summer Meals for Kids locations via RSVP include: Palmer CenterV.O. Dobbins CenterSplash PadAdams ElementaryJohnson ElementaryLincoln ElementaryRoosevelt ElementaryRobinson Middle SchoolD-B EXCELGirls Inc.Lynn View Community Center and YMCA by calling Tracy Begley at (423) 378.2434. Also via RSVP, the following apartment complexes include: Allandale FallsHolly HillsKingsport WestDogwood TerraceMiller Village, and Stone Crest.

For more information on the Summer Meals for Kids program or anticipated meal times for these additional sites, contact Andria Ball, school nutrition services assistant at (423) 378.2113. You can also download the flyer or by going to, 2019 KCS Summer Camps webpage.

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Kingsport City Schools (KCS) is a public school district located in Kingsport, Tenn., serving students in Sullivan and Hawkins county. The district is comprised of 13 schools, including a Pre-K, eight elementary schools, two middle schools, one high school, a high school program of choice and an alternative learning program; with total enrollment over 7,700 students. The vision of Kingsport City Schools is to Inspire. Cultivate. Impact.

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