January 14, 2021 Announcements

North High School Food Pantry Information

North High School is proud to serve our parents and students with a stocked food pantry, in partnership with Food Bank of Siouxland and Sioux City First Church. 7 out of 10 North High students qualify for Free or Reduced Lunch.

  • 2020-2021—Until further notice: All open food pantries will be PICK UP (lower level by gym, under skywalk). Food can also be given to student to take home that day.
  • Open during regular school hours—we can send food home with a student or a family member can call for assistance. Students may visit the Caring Closet any time.
  • Follow Sioux City North on Facebook or Twitter for weekend and afterschool openings. Times are also texted to parents in advance
  • Contact North High School for more information. (712) 239-7000. Our food pantry and Caring Closet is located within North High School on the south PE Hallway
  • Confidential—Please contact Betsey Wanderscheid or Lisa Hamerlinck or Ryan Dumkrieger at NHS

Food Pantry/Caring Closet Dates for 2020-2021 (note new dates/times)

*The new time so that busses can leave the area before distribution starts. You can NOT park under the skywalk until the busses have left
*Patrons will drive under the skywalk for food to be brought to their vehicle

  • Friday, January 22nd and Friday, January 29th (3:15-4:00pm)
  • Friday, February 19th (3:15-4:00pm)
  • Friday, March 12th and Friday, March 26th (3:15-4:00 pm)
  • Friday, April 16th and Friday, April 23rd (3:15-4:00 pm)
  • May—phone school for an appointment to pick up

Note: if school is cancelled or dismissed early, there will be NO food pantry. We will advertise an alternate date.