Date:   November 17, 2020

To:       Parents & Guardians

From:   Margo Empen - Superintendent

RE:      Adaptive Pause - Grab & Go Meals


During the adaptive pause (Nov.23-Jan 3), all families can receive Grab & Go meals (breakfast & lunch) each week.  Meals are provided at no charge to any student enrolled in Dixon Public Schools. Below are the steps you need to take to ensure a Grab & Go meal will be ready for your student(s) on pick-up days.  Grab and Go Meals are available for pick-up on the following days of the Adaptive Pause:  Nov. 23, Nov. 30, Dec. 2, Dec. 7, Dec. 9, Dec. 14, and Dec. 16.

1)  Grab & Go Meals can be picked up at the following locations on Monday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m.

- Washington School – Door #2 on Morgan Street

- Jefferson School – Door #1 on the one-way drive

- Madison/Reagan Schools – Door #21

- Dixon High School – Please pick up lunches at Jefferson School Door #1

2)  On Monday, you will receive meals for Monday and Tuesday.  On Wednesday, you will receive meals for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.

3)  If you have already signed up for a Grab & Go Meal you do not need to sign up again.  If you are interested in receiving Grab & Go Meals, please follow the steps below.

  • Decide which building you want to pick up your Grab & Go Meals from – Washington, Jefferson, or Madison/Reagan.
  • Call the main office at the building you will be picking up your Grab and Go Bag(s) and let them know your name, your student(s) name(s), and how many Grab & Go Bags you’ll need.  This needs to be done by Friday, November 20, 2020.

Washington Main Office:  (815) 934-9660

Jefferson Main Office:  (815) 934-9661

Madison Main Office:  (815) 934-9662

Reagan Main Office:  (815) 253-4966

The first Grab & Go pick-up is on Monday, November 23, 2020.