Students throughout the Racine Unified community will have the opportunity to participate in the summer meal program starting Monday.

Breakfast and lunch will be served Monday thru Thursday from June 22 until July 30 to students under the age of 18. Anyone over age 18 who has been determined as mentally or physically disabled is also invited to participate.

“The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), which is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and is administered by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, provides nutritious meals to children during the summer, when free and reduced-price school meals are typically unavailable,” a notice on the District’s website reads.

Breakfast will be served from 8 to 8:30 a.m. at all sites. Lunch will be served from 10:45 to 11:15 a.m. at the elementary and middle schools and from 11:30 a.m. to noon at the high schools.

Participating elementary and middle schools:

  • Fratt Elementary
  • Giese Elementary
  • Johnson Elementary
  • Mitchell Elementary
  • North Park Elementary
  • Roosevelt Elementary
  • Wadewitz Elementary
  • West Ridge Elementary
  • Gilmore Middle
  • Mitchell Middle
  • Starbuck Middle
  • Horlick High
  • Park High

Community centers throughout the city will also participate in the summer meal program during the same time period. Lunch will be served at the times indicated for each location:


  • Bray Center, 924 Center Street from 12-2 p.m.
  • Bryant Center, 601 21st Street from 12-2 p.m.
  • Martin Luther King Center, 1134 MLK Dr. from 12-2 p.m.
  • New Beginnings of Faith Church, 2711-19th Street from July 20-July 30 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Salvation Army, 1901 E. Washington Ave. from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Tyler-Domer Center, 2301 12th Street from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
  • Urban League, 718 N Memorial Dr. from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • We Are Racine @ 16th St COP House, 1900-16th Street on Tuesday-Thursday from 12 – 2 p.m.