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SchoolFood

The SchoolFood Lunch Program is designed to provide children and young adults with a healthy alternative to junk food. Lunch is available for all children under 19 years of age and all people with disabilities, regardless of age, who participate in special education programs. Breakfast will be served during the Learn to Swim Program at pools in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, and Queens.

Meals are free and provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) through SchoolFood, a part of the New York City Department of Education.

Pools (June 27 - September 4)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Barretto Point Floating Pool Tiffany Street, Viele Avenue on the East River (718) 617-2373
Bronx River Mini Pool
Monday-Friday
Ward Avenue & 174th Street (718) 378-1597
Claremont Pool 170th Street & Clay Avenue (718) 901-4792
Crotona Pool 173rd Street & Fulton Avenue (718) 822-4440
Edenwald Houses Mini Pool
Monday-Friday
Scheifflin Avenue & East 229th Street (718) 515-2160
Haffen Pool Ely & Burke Avenues (718) 379-2908
Mapes Pool 180th Street & Prospect Avenue (718) 364-8876
Mullaly Pool 165th Street & River Avenue (718) 538-7083
Van Cortlandt Pool West 242nd Street & Broadway (718) 548-2415

Parks & Playgrounds (July 1 - August 28)

Site Name Location
Ben Abrams Playground in Bronx Park
Tuesday - Friday
Bronx Park East and Boston Road
Claremont Park
Tuesday - Friday
Clay Ave to Anthony Ave to E. 170th St to Mt Eden Pkwy
Echo Park
Tuesday - Friday
178th Street and Ryer Ave
Flynn Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Third Avenue between East 157th and 158th Streets
Horseshoe Playground
Tuesday-Friday
East 165th Street & Rogers Place
Hunts Point Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Spofford Ave. btw Faile St. & Hunts Point Ave
Loreto Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Morris Park Ave between Tomlinson Ave and Haight Ave
Marble Hill Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Marble Hill Ave bet. West 228th St and West 230th St
Martin Van Buren
Tuesday-Friday
Crotona Park N to Crotona Park S to Fulton Ave to Crotona Park East
Millbrook Playground
Tuesday-Friday
East 135th St bet. Cypress Ave and St. Anns Ave
Mullaly Skate Park
Tuesday - Friday
Jerome Avenue and 164th Street
Nelson Playground
Tuesday - Friday
W 166th St btw Woodycrest & Nelson Ave
People's Park
Tuesday-Friday
East 141 Street btw Ann's & Brook Ave
PFC Lozada Playground
Tuesday-Friday
E. 135 Street btw Willis & Alexander Ave
Playground 52 LII
Tuesday-Friday
Kelly St. To St. John's Ave. to Leggett Ave.
PO Serrano Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Turnbull Ave bet. Olmstead Ave and Castle Hill Ave
Rev James Polite Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Rev. James Polite Ave to Intervale Ave to East 167 Street to Home St.
Slattery Playground
Tuesday-Friday
East 183rd St btw. Valentine & Ryer Ave
St. James Park
Tuesday-Friday
East 192nd St and Jerome Ave
St. Mary's East Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Jackson Ave btw St. Mary's St & E. 144th Street
Tremont Park
Tuesday-Friday
East Tremont & Arthur Ave
Tiffany Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Fox St btw East 167 & East 165 Street
Willis Playground
Tuesday-Friday
E. 141st St btw. Willis & Alexander Avenue
Zimmerman Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Olinville Ave and Britton Street and Allerton Ave

Pools (June 27 - September 4)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Betsy Head Pool Boyland, Livonia & Dumont Avenues (718) 965-6581
Bushwick Pool Flushing Avenue & Humboldt Street (718) 452-2116
Commodore Barry Pool North Elliott between Flushing Avenue & Park Avenue (718) 965-6578
Douglas and DeGraw Pool Third Avenue & Nevins Street (718) 625-3268
Glenwood Mini Pool
Monday-Friday
Ralph and Farragut Avenues (718) 531-2480
Howard Pool Glenmore & Mother Gaston Boulevard (718) 385-1023
Kosciuszko Pool Kosciuszko Street between Marcy & Dekalb Avenues (718) 622-5271
Lindower Mini Pool
Monday-Friday
Mill & Strickland Avenues (718) 531-4852
McCarren Pool 776 Lorimer Street 311
Red Hook Pool Bay & Henry Steets (718) 722-3211
Sunset Park Pool 7th Avenue between 41st & 44th Streets (718) 965-6578

Parks & Playgrounds (July 7 - August 28)

Site Name Location
Bedford Playground
Tuesday - Friday
449 Bedford Ave
Calvert Vaux Park
Tuesday - Friday
Gravesend Bay, Bay 44 St to Bay 49 St, Shore
Dyker Playground
Tuesday - Friday
14 Ave & 86 Street
Garibaldi Playground
Tuesday - Friday
18th Ave btw 83 and 82 Street
Jesse Owens Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Lafayette Ave btw Stuyvesant Ave & Malcolm X Blvd
John J Carty Park
Tuesday - Friday
Fort Hamilton Pkwy btw 94th and 101 St
Marion Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Hopkinson Ave. Btw Marion St & Chauncey St.
Rudd Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Arberdeen St., Furman Ave. North of Bushwick Ave
St. Andrews Playground
Tuesday - Friday
1405 Atlantic Avenue
Sternberg Park
Tuesday - Friday
Boerum St., Lorimer Street btw Montrose Ave
Vincent Abate Playground
Tuesday - Friday
776 Lorimer Street
William Sheridan Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Wythe Ave. bet Grand Street and S. 1 Street

Pools (June 27 - September 4)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Abe Lincoln Mini Pool
Monday-Friday, starting 6/29
135 Street & 5th Avenue (212) 491-1714
Asser Levy Pool 392 Asser Levy Place at East 23rd Street (212) 447-2020 ext. 15
Dry Dock Pool East 10th Street between Avenues C & D (212) 677-4481
Frederick Douglass Pool
Monday-Friday, starting 6/29
Amsterdam Avenue between 100th & 102th Streets (212) 387-7687
Hamilton Fish Pool Pitt Street & Houston Street (212) 387-7687
Highbridge Pool Amsterdam Avenue & West 173rd Street (212) 927-2400
Jackie Robinson Pool Bradhurst Avenue & West 146th Street (212) 234-9606
John Jay Pool 77th Street & Cherokee Place (212) 794-6566
Lasker Pool West 110th Street & Lenox Avenue (212) 534-7639
Marcus Garvey Pool 124th Street & Fifth Avenue (212) 410-2818
Sheltering Arms Pool West 129th Street & Amsterdam Avenue (212) 662-6191
Thomas Jefferson Pool East 112th Street & First Avenue (212) 860-1372
Tompkins Square Mini Pool
Monday-Friday, starting 6/29
9th Street & Ave A (212) 387-7685
Tony Dapolito Pool Clarkson Street & 7th Avenue South (212) 242-5418
Vesuvio Mini Pool
Monday-Friday, starting 6/29
Thompson Street South of Prince Street (212) 343-0959
Wagner Pool 124 Street btw 1st and 2nd Avenues  

Parks & Playgrounds (July 7 - August 21)

Site Name Location
Carmansville Park
Tuesday-Friday
151st Street and Amsterdam Avenue
Cherry Tree Playground
Tuesday-Friday
99 -100 Streets, 3rd Avenue
Columbus Park
Tuesday-Friday
Baxter, Mulberry, Bayard & Woth Streets
Frederick Johnson Playground
Tuesday-Friday
7 Avenue, West 150 - 151 Streets
J. Hood Wright Park
Tuesday-Friday
Ft. Washington Avenue and 173rd Street
Martin Luther King Playground
Tuesday-Friday
114th Street & Lenox Avenue
Matthew Sapolin Playground
Tuesday-Friday
West 70th Street and West End Avenue
Poor Richard's Playground
Tuesday-Friday
East 108 Street & 3rd Avenue
Samuel Seabury Playground
Tuesday-Friday
East 96th Street and Lexington Avenue
Seward Park
Tuesday-Friday
East Broadway and Essex Street
Sol Lain Playground
Tuesday-Friday
East Bdwy, Henry Street & Montgomery St
St. Catherine's Park
Tuesday-Friday
East 67th Street and First Avenue
St. Nicholas Park
Tuesday-Friday
St. Nicholas Ave and W. 133 Street
St. Nicholas Playground South
Tuesday-Friday
Adam Clayton Powell, West 127 - 129 Streets

Pools (June 29 - September 4)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Castlewood Mini Pool
Monday-Friday, starts 6/29
Little Neck Parkway & 72nd Avenue (718) 347-2945
Fort Totten Pool
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday, starts 6/29
338 Story Avenue  
Fisher Pool 99th Street & 32nd Avenue (718) 779-8356
Marie Curie Park Mini Pool
Monday-Friday, starts 6/29
211th Street & 46th Avenue (718) 224-4031
Liberty Pool 173rd Street & 106th Avenue (718) 657-4995

Parks & Playgrounds (July 7 - August 28)

Site Name Location
Bayswater Park
Tuesday-Friday
Beach Channel Drive & B 32nd St
Detective Keith Williams Park
Monday-Friday, 7/6 - 8/21
173 Street & 106th Ave

Pools (June 27 - September 4)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Berry's Mini Pool
Monday-Friday
North Railroad at Jefferson Avenue (718) 987-9800
Faber Pool Richmond Terrace and Faber Street  
Lyons Pool Pier 6 & Victory Boulevard (718) 816-9571
Mariner's Mini Pool
Monday-Friday, starting 6/29
Grandview Avenue at Continental Place (718) 982-6521
P.S. 46 Mini Pool
Monday-Friday, starting 6/29
Parkinson and Kramer Avenue (718) 982-6521
Tottenville Pool Hylan Boulevard & Joline Avenue (718) 356-8242
West Brighton Pool Henderson Avenue between Broadway and Chappel Streets (718) 816-5019

Parks & Playgrounds (July 7 - August 21)

Site Name Location
DeMatti Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Chestnut and Tompkins Avenue
Dugan Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Mills Road and Tysens Lane
Levy Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Jewett Avenue and Castleton Avenue
Lt. Lia Playground
Tuesday-Friday
260 Saint Marks Place
McDonald Playground
Tuesday-Friday
Forest Avenue at Broadway
Midland Beach
Tuesday-Friday
630 Midland Ave
Schmul Park
Tuesday-Friday
Wild Ave at Pearson St

 

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