COVID-19 Food Assistance

The following locations are available for school lunch pick up.


Newark City Schools will be offering grab-and-go breakfast and lunch packs from more than 20 locations across Newark. The meals will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every weekday. Please click here for a list of locations, organized by school attendance area. Families can visit any spot that is most convenient. The sites were updated on April 20. We are no longer serving meals at the following locations: Liberty Middle School, the Maintenance and Transportation Warehouse, White Field, the Administration Service Center, the Skate Park or Don Edwards, due to low demand.

         Ben Franklin Elementary   

         6th Street Community Garden 


         Carson Elementary

         Washington Square Townhomes

             (Behind Save A Lot)


         John Clem Elementary

         Old Kroger Parking lot

         Newark High School-Commons

         OSU – parking lot

          Old Subway by R & M 


         Hillview Elementary

         Old Kroger Parking lot


         McGuffey Elementary

         Maholm Avenue/Boys and Girls Club

         Newark Nazarene Church   



         Legend Elementary

         Glenbrook Apartment Complex

                  (Log Pond roundabout)

         Newark Green Apartment Complex

         OSU Parking Lot


         Cherry Valley Elementary

         McMillan Woods Apartments

                  (Visitor Parking Lot on So. Westmoor)

         Reddington Road Apartments


         Heritage Middle School


         Legend Elementary

          NHS Commons

         OSU Parking lot


         Wilson Middle School

         Reddington Road Apartments

         McMillian Woods Apartments


 Food Order Form

Meals for Heath City School students (any under 18 in the city of Heath) will be provided on every scheduled school day for the remainder of the time that our school buildings are closed.  

Weekly Pickup Option: We will have meals available for pick-up from the locations listed below at the prescribed times on Mondays only beginning April 6th.   Individuals will need to pick up a week's worth of food from the locations.

Weekly Delivery Option: If you choose a delivery option you will receive a full week of food delivered on Monday of each week.  This means there will be one bulk delivery per week.

1. Garfield Elementary Core Room: 11:00am – 11:30am.
2. Ramp Creek (Outside the Community Room): 11:00am – 11:30am.
3. Watson Road Apartments Parking Lot, 12:00pm – 12:30pm.
4. Noah’s Ark Parking Lot (by office), 12:00pm – 12:30pm.


Meal Distribution Dates 2020

The district will be distributing student meals student meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10-11 a.m. through May 28 at the following locations.

You can pick up meals at the following locations:

•Eagle Wings Academy (Jacksontown Rd, just north of US-40 on OH-13)

•Goodwill (Buckeye Lake, Route 79)

•Hebron Elementary School (Hebron, Deacon Street)

•Lakewood Local School District Services Building (State Route 40, just west of 79)

•St. John's Lutheran Church (Linnville Road)

•The Water's Edge Community Center (Hilton Road at Walnut Road)

Any student in the district is eligible to receive these meals.

Dates include:

April 28

April 30

May 5

May 7

May 12

May 14

May 19

May 21

May 26

May 28