Meals outside of school hours

After School and Saturday Meals | NYC Department of Education

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Some schools give free meals to students in the evening and on Saturdays. Through this program, children in after school and Saturday programs can get the nutrition they need.


Students who live in a school district that provides After School or Saturday meals are eligible to receive free meals.


  • Speak to your school’s administration or call SchoolFood at 718-707-4320 to find out if your school offers after school or Saturday meal programs
  • Community-based organizations (CBOs) and principals should apply for an After school or Saturday Meals program on the Department of Education website




Updated February 21, 2020