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41 CCSD schools to provide free breakfast, lunch to students

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

The Charleston County School District has announced that 41 schools will be offering free breakfast and lunch to all students for the 2015-2016 school year. 

CCSD officials say the free meals are thanks to the Community Eligibility Provision which is part of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program through the US Department of Agriculture. 

"The CEP enables low-income area schools to increase their access to the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and School Breakfast Program (SBP) as a community, as opposed to using individual income data, while greatly reducing the administrative burden of NSLP and SBP participation (i.e. processing annual applications and conducting verification)," stated a press release by the Office of Nutrition Services. 

The schools that will be receiving free meals are as follows:  

A. C. Corcoran Elementary School 

Angel Oak Elementary School 

Baptist Hill High School 

Burke High School 

Charleston Development Academy 

Charleston Progressive Academy 

Chicora Elementary School 

E. B. Ellington Elementary School 

E. A. Burns Elementary School 

Edith L. Frierson Elementary School 

Garrett Academy of Technology 

Greg Mathis Charter School 

Hunley Park Elementary School

James Simons Elementary School 

Jane Edwards Elementary School

Jerry Zucker Middle School 

Julian Mitchell Elementary School 

Ladson Elementary School 

Lambs Elementary School 

Lincoln Middle High School 

Malcolm C. Hursey Elementary School 

Mary Ford Elementary School 

Meeting Street Elementary at Brentwood Memminger Elementary School 

Matilda F. Dunston Primary 

Midland Park Primary School 

Military Magnet Academy 

Minnie Hughes Elementary School 

Morningside Middle ARMS Academy and EXCEL Academy 

Mt Zion Elementary School 

North Charleston Creative Arts Elementary School 

North Charleston Elementary School 

North Charleston High School 

Northwoods Middle School 

Pepperhill Elementary School 

Pinehurst Elementary School 

R. B. Stall High School 

Sanders-Clyde Elementary/Middle School 

St. James-Santee Elementary School 

St. John's High School 

W. B. Goodwin Elementary School

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