Welcome to the SCPS Food Service Department

  • Food Service Department is located in the Maintenance Complex Building
    Physical Address:  8720 Courthouse Road, Spotsylvania, VA  22553
    Mailing Address:  8720 Courthouse Road, Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    Main Line: 540.582.5894
    Fax #: 540.582.5687 

Summer 2021 School Meal Service

  • Curbside Meal Pick-up on Wednesdays: 

    • There will NOT be a meal distribution on Wednesday, June 2nd.  Enough Food was handed out on May 26th for 2 weeks.  
    • FREE Food Distribution will resume on Wednesday, June 9th with the following changes:
    • Each food bag will contain 7 breakfasts and 7 lunches.  Dinners and snacks will no longer be provided. 
    • Updated Pick-Up Times beginning June 9th:
      • Elementary & Middle School Sites - 9:30am - 3:00pm
      • Post Oak MS & High School Sites - 9:30am - 5:30pm
    •  Updated Pick-up Locations beginning June 9th:
      • Cedar Forest Elementary
      • Parkside Elementary
      • Salem Elementary
      • Battlefield Middle
      • Freedom Middle
      • Post Oak Middle
      • Spotsylvania Middle
      • Courtland High
      • Massaponax High
      • Riverbend High

     Take & Bake Heating Instructions

Employee Hiring Information

  • Sodexo is now hiring Food Service Workers for the 2021-2022 school year. 

    If you are looking for a schedule that mirrors the school's schedule, being part of the Food Services Team is for you! 

    To apply online, please visit the Sodexo job postings website.

Participation in Pandemic-EBT for Eligible Households Media Release

  • September/October 2020

    Spotsylvania County Public Schools today announced it is participating in the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program as part of a food assistance plan approved by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) that is being implemented statewide by the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) and the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE).

    The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (P.L. 116-127) (FFCRA) authorized a temporary food assistance program for households with children affected by school closures during the nationwide public health emergency. The Food and Nutrition Service accepted state plans for the P-EBT program and, pursuant to the authority granted under the FFCRA, FNS approved Virginia’s P-EBT operational plan in late April.

    Summary of State Plan

    The VDSS will issue P-EBT benefits to current Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) households and to non-SNAP households, which include children eligible for free and reduced-price school meals, through Virginia’s SNAP EBT card system. The VDSS, in conjunction with the VDOE and local school divisions, will identify eligible children in both SNAP and non-SNAP households. Households do not have to apply for P-EBT. If a student was eligible to receive free or reduced-price meals at school before the school closure, the student will be included in the file of eligible students provided to VDSS. If a school participated in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) and all students received school meals at no cost, all students enrolled in the CEP school will also be included in the file of eligible students provided to VDSS.

    Purpose of the P-EBT

    The purpose of the P-EBT food purchasing assistance benefit is to supplement existing food assistance and nutrition programs for low-income households during the pandemic. It does not replace meals provided through the school programs operating during unexpected closures or the summer meal programs that will begin when the school year is over. Students and families who receive P-EBT should also continue to participate in other food assistance programs, such as meals provided by schools and the summer meal programs. To find current locations for school and summer meal distribution, parents and guardians should text FOOD or COMIDA to 877-877.

    Additional Information for Eligible Households

    Please visit the VDSS Pandemic EBT website or check the local school division website for more information about P-EBT.

USDA Non Discrimination Statement

  • In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.


    Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.


    To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:


    (1)     mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture 

             Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

             1400 Independence Avenue, SW

             Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;


    (2)     fax: (202) 690-7442; or


    (3)     email: program.intake@usda.gov.


    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.