FREE Meals and Curbside Food Pick-Up Available for All Students

Free meals and curbside pick-up are available for all children ages 18 and younger.

Updated Information on FREE Meals and Meal Pick-Ups

The United States Department of Agriculture announced an extension for schools to continue serving students under the Summer Feeding Program. Centennial will continue to provide FREE meals through December 31, 2020, or earlier if federal funding runs out. 

Hybrid Learners
Students, ages 18 and younger regardless of eligibility, may receive FREE meals when learning in-person at school.

All families of hybrid learners may pick up three (3) FREE meals on WEDNESDAYS for those days students are learning remotely. Meals are for all children 18 years and younger regardless of eligibility or what district children attend. Your student does not need to be present with you when you pick up meals and a neighbor or friend can also pick up for you. Let staff know you have hybrid learners and you need bulked meals for three (3) days.

Distance Learners

All families of distance learners may pick up five (5) FREE meals on WEDNESDAYS for all children 18 years and younger regardless of eligibility or what district children attend. Your student does not need to be present with you when you pick up meals and a neighbor or friend can also pick up for you. Let the staff know you will need bulked meals for five (5) days. 

Pick-up days are on WEDNESDAYS beginning September 16, 2020
at the following locations and times:

  • Blue Heron Elementary, 405 Elm St, Lino Lakes, MN 55014: 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Centerville Elementary, 1721 Westview, Centerville, MN 55038: 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Golden Lake Elementary, 1 School Rd, Circle Pines, MN 55014: 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Rice Lake Elementary, 575 Birch St, Lino Lakes, MN 55014: 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Centennial High School (West Building), 4757 North Rd, Circle Pines, MN 55014: 10:30am-12:30pm

AND

  • Centennial Middle School, 399 Elm Street, Lino Lakes, MN 55014: 3:30pm-5:30pm

 

Menus will be posted online here or download the Nutrislice app (search for ISD 12).

Click here for commonly asked questions. If you have further questions or need any special diet requests please contact tforner@isd12.org or (763) 792-5423.

Elementary Schools

Centennial serves 2,706 elementary students with a curriculum that includes communication, math, science, art, health, social studies, physical education, music, media and computer technology. The health program includes conflict resolution through The Peace Works curriculum.

Blue Heron Elementary

Located in Lino Lakes, Blue Heron serves 825 students in a safe, respectful, and purposeful learning environment where all students have the opportunity and responsibility to grow to their full social, emotional and academic potential. Blue Heron prides itself on strong relationships among staff, students and families. Our families are active partners, working with staff to instill high expectations for all students.

Blue Heron Elementary photo

Centennial Elementary

Centennial Elementary, located in Circle Pines, inspires learners to grow academically and socially every day through meaningful educational opportunities. With a deep commitment to the success of both students and teachers, Centennial offers a supportive, cooperative culture that balances high expectations and hard work with warmth and fun. The school serves 514 students in grades kindergarten through 5 and is a Celebration school, the designation given by the Minnesota Department of Education to schools to recognize increases in student achievement. 

Centennial Elementary School photo

Centerville Elementary

Centerville Elementary prepares students for a successful today and tomorrow! Caring staff, respectful students and a small-town feel distinguish this school serving nearly 600 young people in grades kindergarten through five. Centerville students have a long history of high achievement and a dedication to Cougar Pride—growing in respect, responsibility, right choices and readiness. Its close-knit community boasts an enormous amount of parent involvement.

Centerville School photo

Golden Lake Elementary

Golden Lake Elementary, located in Circles Pines, prepares students for life by focusing on the acquisition of high-level academic skills and on healthy social, physical and emotional development. With a diverse student body, Golden Lake is a top-performing school, earning the state’s “Reward School” designation twice for remarkable achievements in individual academic growth, student proficiency and achievement gap reductions. We couple high expectations for our students with a deep commitment to relationships, understanding that positive relationships are the fuel that drives the engine of success.

Golden Lake photo

Rice Lake Elementary

Rice Lake Elementary is a community that teaches the traits of respect, responsibility, cooperation, and perseverance to create a safe and positive culture.  Our school community strives to meet social, emotional, and academic needs, and increase learning for all students.

Rice Lake Elementary photo