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EWSD Free Meals Service to Continue This Summer!

New Menu
The Essex Westford School District will continue to provide its free meal service throughout the summer. Meals are free to all children ages 18 and under, no application or prior approval is needed. 


During the school closures due to COVID-19, the EWSD served over 120,000 meals to local children through this pickup service! A new menu that goes through the end of August is now available. 


Pickup for packaged breakfast and lunch will still be distributed  - via a drive-through system - at the following locations and times, rain or shine, Monday through Friday. *Please note that the time for Westford has changed.

  • Albert D. Lawton School, 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.
  • Essex Elementary School, 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.
  • *Westford School, 10:10 a.m. until 10:30 a.m


The EWSD will also be dropping off meals for those students attending summer camps at EJRP, Essex Elementary School, Essex Middle School, Founders Memorial, and Thomas Fleming. 


If you have any questions or concerns, please email Scott Fay ( or call the Child Nutrition Office at 802-857-7333.