Merced County Office of Education

COVID-19 County Resources


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​To prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Merced County Office of Education, in collaboration with the 20 school districts in the county, ​have suspended in-class instruction for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year and transitioned to distance learning. We understand how difficult this is for our students, families and school communities.

Hmong parents' daily break sessions

 Parents Daily Break (Hmong).pdf

Get help buying food while schools are closed​

Pandemic EBT (English).pdf

Pandemic EBT (Spanish).pdf

Pandemic EB​T FAQs

Pandemic EBT FAQs.pdf

​​Below are resources from MCOE and school districts identifying educational resources and student meal locations during this temporary school closure.​

​​​Merced Count​y Meals Distribu​tion Sit​es

Schedules and meal-types vary by site. 


  1. Open​ the map and click​ th​e Search button
  2. Search for your address to find nearby meal distribution sites.
  3. Select the meal distribution site and click the Direction button. 
  4. Find the directions to the meal distribution sites on Google Maps.​​

​​link to School district meal informationlink to Merced County Office of Education newslink Public Health resourceslink to Merced County schoolslink to Educational Resourceslink to free internet access