Summer Meals

Summer is almost here, and we’re feeding students for FREE all summer long. Starting Monday, June 13, summer meals are available Monday through Thursday each week at the Valdese Elementary School cafeteria and the Mountain View Elementary School cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Children 18 years and under can eat for free. Parents or siblings older than 18 can eat for just $3. Each lunch includes your choice of delicious entrees with a variety of healthy fruits and veggies to make a complete meal. Join us for options like toasty cheese sandwiches, cheese pizza, barbecue sandwiches, chicken nuggets and more.

Summer meals are available Monday, June 13 through Thursday, Aug. 18, except for July 4 through July 7.

Valdese Elementary School is located at 298 Praley St NW, Valdese, NC

Mountain View Elementary School is located at 805 Bouchelle St, Morganton, NC

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Burke County Public Schools Child Nutrition Department at 828-439-4318.

Summer Meals
Food Truck


The M.E.A.L. Mobile will make stops around Morganton starting July 11 serving lunch to the community. Meals will mirror those served in our cafeteria locations and will be free to anyone 18 and under. The food truck will operate Monday through Thursday from 11am-1pm.

11:00-11:30: Forest Hill Elementary School
11:45-12:15: Martha's Park
12:30-1:00: Hillcrest Elementary School
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