PHA Meals Program

Grab & GoGrab & Go Information

PICK-UP TIMES ARE 12:00-3:30 PM ON MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS AT PHA'S UPPER ELEMENTARY CAMPUS, 17 Franklin Street, Somerville

We chose daytime hours to ensure the safety of our families and staff. The campus parking lot is very dark after 4PM and the weather will get icy, colder and wet. If you have trouble picking up from 12-3:30PM, please email meals@phacs.org to let us know.

PHA GRAB & GO "DRIVE THRU" PICK UP INSTRUCTIONS:
  • To ensure your safety and follow social distancing rules, we will be in the PARKING LOT.
  • If you are walking, please fill out our Daily Health Check Form and come to our table at the center of the parking lot (on Cutter Street).
  • If you are driving, please enter from Franklin Street. Drive up and stop at the signs inside the parking lot, call the Cafeteria 617.684.8585 to check-in with Ms. Hurley, and School Meals staff will provide "contactless" pick-up. See details below:
Franklin map

Drive to PHA Franklin Upper Elementary Campus located at 17 Franklin Street and turn into the driveway leading to the school parking lot. To ensure the safety of all PHA families and staff, we ask that you stay in your car and drive to the Pick Up Area (marked in the map) in the school parking lot. Drive up to the SIGNS. See the map with an ORANGE ARROW outlining the route you will drive and the Pick Up Area. OCTOBER-MARCH: To help keep our Staff healthy, you will not see Meals Staff outside. Please call the phone number: 617.684.8585 to check-in with Meals Staff. Ms. Hurley and Staff will bring your food to your car as soon as possible. Please open up your trunk or a side door, and Meals Staff will place your food into your car. Please stay in your car and drive out of the parking lot onto Cutter Street.

Meal ordering instructions

Ordering PHA Meals:
Please follow these instructions to order your meals, going forward we will only be able to offer meals to families who place orders in advance.
  1. Fill out your free & reduced meals form using the following link: https://www.myschoolapps.com/Application

  2. Order meals one month at a time using the following link: https://www.myschoolbucks.com/.
    Please watch our tutorial video that provides step-by-step instructions:
 
If you need additional assistance please email Stefani Pettit, Director of Meal Program Services, at meals@phacs.org.