Meals & Family Resources

Updated on Thu, 10/08/2020 - 10:24am


Meals & Family Resources


USDA passed an extended waiver allowing the district to continue offering free meals for all children (ages 1- 18) starting Sept. 1. Free meals will be provided both at schools with students present and at four drive-thru locations for those participating in remote learning from home. More information, visit

Family Resources

The district's Student and Family Outreach Program provides resources for families including meals, housing, mental health support, healthcare, internet access, unemployment and more. For more information or to submit a referral, visit Student & Family Outreach COVID-19 Resources.

Explore ways to establish emotional safety, manage stress and tap into positive coping strategies using the Psychological First Aid Model for Students and Families and other Mental Health and Crisis Support Resources   



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Friday, January 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

New video as we prepare to welcome in-person learners back to buildings

Dear Five Star Staff and Families -

Over the past year, we have all shared a journey together that few of us anticipated. It has had both challenges and celebrations.

Tomorrow, we begin a new chapter as we welcome in-person learners back to school buildings once again. And, while the past year has proven that we don’t always know where this path will lead, we know ...

Video message from Superintendent Chris Gdowski

Monday, February 22, 2021 - 4:30pm

Regarding the proposed transition of hybrid learners to 4-days in person

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Dear Five Star Families and Staff -

See this video message from Superintendent Chris Gdowski regarding the proposed transition of hybrid learners in grades 6-12 to have the option to attend 4-days a week in person. In this update, he outlines the following factors that were considered in developing this proposal: ...