Free breakfast, lunch meals for all Hawaii public schools in 2021-22

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Ashlyn Flores gives lunches to students in a car as part of the Summer 2021 Seamless Meal Program at Hilo High School on Monday, June 28, 2021. Hilo High is one of 20 schools participating in the meal program.

All students at Hawaii’s 257 public schools will receive free breakfast and lunch meals for the entirety of the 2021-22 school year, thanks to a nationwide waiver from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.