New Hanover County Schools


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Meal Services

New Hanover County Schools meal service program is currently serving over 4,000 meals daily to children 18 years and under at 14 school sites and one drive-through distribution location.
Lunch and the following morning’s breakfast are being provided for pick-up from 11 am-1 pm, Monday through Friday at the following schools:
  • Rachel Freeman School of Engineering
  • Castle Hayne Elementary
  • Wrightsboro Elementary
  • Mary C. Williams Elementary
  • Pine Valley Elementary
  • Sunset Park Elementary
  • D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy: UNCW
  • Emma B. Trask Middle School
  • College Park Elementary
  • Annie H. Snipes Academy of Arts & Design
  • New Hanover High School
  • Edwin A. Alderman Elementary
  • Winter Park Elementary
  • Mary Washington Howe Pre-K Center
NHCS is delivering pre-ordered meals to St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 300 Harper Ave. in Carolina Beach. Families should contact their local school by 4:00 p.m. to pre-order meals for delivery to St. Paul’s the following day. Meals provided will include lunch for that day and breakfast for the following morning. Meals will be delivered and distributed from a bus in the parking lot beginning at 11:30 a.m. Verification of the meals being distributed to children 18 years or younger is required and parents and/or guardians may pick up meals.
Volunteer organizations wanting to assist should go through the New Hanover Disaster Coalition at