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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 select pools in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island. 

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 29 - September 1)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Barretto Point Floating Pool
Monday - Sunday 
Tiffany Street and Viele Avenue on the East River (718) 430-4601
Bronx River Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
Ward Avenue and 174th Street (718) 378-1597
Claremont Pool
Monday - Sunday
170th Street and Clay Avenue (718) 901-4792
Crotona Pool
Monday - Sunday
173rd Street and Fulton Avenue (718) 822-4440
Edenwald Houses Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
Scheifflin Avenue and East 229th Street (718) 515-2160
Haffen Pool
Monday - Sunday
Ely Avenue and Burke Avenue (718) 379-2908
Mapes Pool
Monday - Sunday
180th Street and Prospect Avenue (718) 364-8876
Mullaly Pool
Monday - Sunday
165th Street and River Avenue (718) 538-7083
Van Cortlandt Pool
Monday - Sunday
West 242nd Street and Broadway (718) 548-2415

Parks and Playgrounds (July 5 - September 1)

Site Name Location
Abrams Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Bronx Park East and Boston Road
Barretto Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Viele Avenue between Tiffany Street and Barretto Street
Behagen Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Tinton Avenue between East 157th Street and East 158th Street
Claremont Park
Tuesday - Friday
Clay Ave to Anthony Ave to East 170th St to Mount Eden Pkwy
Echo Park
Tuesday - Friday
Valentine Avenue between East Tremont Avenue and East Burnside Avenue 
Flynn Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Third Avenue between East 157th Street and 158th Street
Horseshoe Playground
Tuesday - Friday
East 165th Street and Rogers Place
Loreto Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Morris Park Avenue between Tomlinson Avenue and Haight Avenue
Mullaly Skate Park
Tuesday - Friday
Jerome Avenue and East 164th Street
PFC Lozada Playground
Tuesday - Friday
East 135 Street between Willis Avenue and Alexander Avenue
PO Serrano Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Olmstead Avenue between Turnball Avenue and Lafayette Avenue
Slattery Playground
Tuesday - Friday
East 183rd Street between Valentine Avenue and Ryer Avenue
St. James Park
Tuesday - Friday
Jerome Avenue to East 193rd Street to Creston Avenue
St. Mary's East Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Jackson Ave between St. Mary's Street and East 144th Street
Willis Playground
Tuesday - Friday
East 141st Street between Willis Avenue and Alexander Avenue

Parks and Playgrounds (July 19 - September 1)

Site Name Location
Martin Van Buren Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Crotona Park East and Claremont Parkway
Tremont Park
Tuesday - Friday
East Tremont Avenue and Arthur Avenue 

Pools (June 29 - September 1)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Betsy Head Pool
Monday - Sunday
Boyland Street between Livonia and Dumont Avenues (718) 257-1635/6
Bushwick Pool
Monday - Sunday
Humboldt Street between Flushing Avenue and Bushwick Avenue  (718) 452-2116
Commodore Barry Pool
Monday - Sunday
North Elliott Place between Flushing Avenue and Park Avenue (718) 243-2593
Douglas and DeGraw Pool
Monday - Sunday
Third Avenue and Nevins Street (718) 625-3268
Glenwood Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
Ralph Avenue and Farragut Avenue (718) 531-2480
Howard Pool
Monday - Sunday
East New York Avenue and Mother Gaston Boulevard (718) 385-1023
Kosciuszko Pool
Monday - Sunday
Kosciuszko Street between Marcy Avenue and Dekalb Avenue (718) 622-5271
Lindower Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
Mill Avenue and Strickland Avenue (718) 531-4852
McCarren Pool
Monday - Sunday
776 Lorimer Street 311
Red Hook Pool
Monday - Sunday
Bay Street between Clinton Street and Henry Street (718) 722-3211
Sunset Park Pool
Monday - Sunday 
7th Avenue between 41st Street and 44th Street (718) 965-6578

Parks and Playgrounds (Through September 1)

Site Name Location
Carroll Park
Tuesday - Friday, Starting July 7
Carroll Street and Court Street
JJ Carty Playground 
Wednesday - Friday, Starting July 5
Fort Hamilton Parkway and 94th Street 
Sternberg Park
Monday - Friday, Starting July 5
Lorimer Street between Montrose Avenue and Boerum Street

Pools (June 29 - September 1)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Abe Lincoln Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
135 Street and Fifth Avenue (212) 491-1714
Asser Levy Pool
Monday - Sunday
East 23rd Street between First Avenue and FDR Drive (212) 447-2020 
Dry Dock Pool
Monday - Sunday
East 10th Street between Avenue C and Avenue D (212) 677-4481
Frederick Douglass Pool
Monday - Friday
Amsterdam Avenue between 100th Street and 102th Street (212) 316-3241
Hamilton Fish Pool
Monday - Sunday
128 Pitt Street (212) 387-7691
Highbridge Pool
Monday - Sunday
Amsterdam Avenue and West 173rd Street (212) 927-2400
Jackie Robinson Pool
Monday - Sunday
Bradhurst Avenue and West 146th Street (212) 234-9606
John Jay Pool
Monday - Sunday
77th Street and Cherokee Place (212) 794-6566
Lasker Pool
Monday - Sunday
West 110th Street and Lenox Avenue (212) 534-7639
Marcus Garvey Pool
Monday - Sunday
124th Street and Fifth Avenue (212) 410-2818
Sheltering Arms Pool
Monday - Sunday
West 129th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (212) 662-6191
Thomas Jefferson Pool
Monday - Sunday
East 112th Street and First Avenue (212) 860-1372
Tompkins Square Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
9th Street and Avenue A (212) 387-6784
Tony Dapolito Pool
Monday - Sunday
Clarkson Street and Seventh Avenue South (212) 242-5228
Vesuvio Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
Thompson Street, south of Prince Street (212) 343-0959
Wagner Pool
Monday - Sunday
124 Street between First Avenue and Second Avenue (212) 534-4238


Parks and Playgrounds (July 5 - September 1)

Site Name Location
Bloomingdale Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Amsterdam Avenue, West 104th Street and West 105th Street
Bennett Playground
Tuesday - Friday
West 135th Street to West 136th Street to Lenox Avenue to Fifth Avenue
Columbus Park
Tuesday - Friday
Baxter, Mulberry, Bayard and Woth Streets
Seward Park
Tuesday - Friday
East Broadway and Essex Street
Poor Richard's Playground
Tuesday - Friday
East 108th Street and Third Avenue

Parks and Playgrounds (August 1 - September 1)

Site Name Location
Little Flower Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Madison Street between Clinton Street and Rutgers Street

Pools (June 29 - September 1)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Castlewood Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
Little Neck Parkway and 72nd Avenue (718) 347-2945
Fisher Pool
Monday - Sunday
99th Street and 32nd Avenue (718) 779-8356
Fort Totten Pool
Monday - Friday 
338 Story Avenue (718) 224-4031
Liberty Pool
Monday - Sunday
173rd Street and  106th Avenue (718) 657-4995

Parks and Playgrounds (July 5 - September 1)

Site Name Location
Bayswater Park
Tuesday - Friday
Beach Channel Drive, Beach 32nd Street, Dwight Avenue, Norton Avenue
Colden Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Union Street between 31st Road and 31st Drive

Pools (June 29 - September 1)

Site Name Location Phone Number
Berry's Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
North Railroad at Jefferson Avenue (718) 987-9800
Faber Pool
Monday - Sunday
Richmond Terrace and Faber Street (718) 816-5259
Lyons Pool
Monday - Sunday 
Pier 6 and Victory Boulevard (718) 816-9571
P.S. 46 Mini Pool
Monday - Friday
Parkinson Avenue and Kramer Avenue (718) 448-8694
Tottenville Pool
Monday - Sunday
Hylan Boulevard and Joline Avenue (718) 356-8242
West Brighton Pool
Monday - Sunday 
Henderson Avenue between Broadway and Chappel Street (718) 816-5019

Parks and Playgrounds (July 18 - August 25)

Site Name Location
Dugan Playground
Tuesday - Friday
Mills Road and Tysens Lane
Schmul Park
Tuesday - Friday
174 Wild Avenue and Pearson Street

Parks and Playgrounds (July 28 - August 18)

Site Name Location
Terrace Playground
Tuesday - Friday
60 Foot Avenue

Parks and Playgrounds (July 28 - August 25)

Site Name Location
Dongan Playground
Tuesday - Friday
386 Dongan Hills Avenue

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