Parents & Patrons

Taft Elementary -- Family Support Information


FOOD RESOURCES

Pick-up breakfast/lunch packs available Mon-Fri 11am-12pm at Taft.
Pick-up breakfast/lunch packs available Mon-Fri at 5 locations (Bus #110):

11:00 a.m. – N. 34th St. & Magnolia St.  
11:19 a.m. – N. Market Ln (after turn from W. Stoker Ln.) 
11:30 a.m. – 3304 N. Lakeharbor Ln. 
11:42 a.m. – W. Wylie Ln. (near W. State St. 12:00 p.m. – N. Lander St. & W. Garnet St. 

Taft Food Pantry – To be determined. (Please watch for Remind messages from Principle Lowe.) 

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Self Help Rescue Manual Link

Health & Welfare, housing assistance, Navigation – dial 2-1-1

Basic needs, including financial support for groceries, medication, & laundry. 

Please call the Boise School District SAFE hotline: (208) 472-2233 (multiple languages).

CONTACTS

Who to contact if you have questions about the below information

Name

Title

Contact info

District-wide plans, communication, Remind App

Tim Lowe

Principle

Tim.lowe@boiseschools.org

Academics, school work, internet availability, educational concerns

Teachers



Registration, enrollment

Cynthia Antunes-Merry

Administrative Assistant

Cynthia.antunesmerry@boiseschools.org

Health related issues, Medicaid, health resources, immunizations

Sarah Olsen-Smith

Nurse

Sarah.olsensmith@boiseschools.org

504 plans, student’s mental health

Julie Drews

Counselor

Julie.drews@boiseschools.org

208-854-6189 (call only)

IEP plans

Cristi Zimmermann

Psychologist

Cristi.zimmermann@boiseschools.org

Access to food, diapers, household supplies, and general support.

Michelle Weickum

Community School Coordinator

Michelle.weickum@boiseschools.org

208-484-4518 (call/text)

Problem solving, family needs, community resource referrals and general support.

Andrea Geraghty

Social Worker

Andrea.Geraghty@boiseschools.org