Hawaii Department's School Food Services Branch administers The National School Lunch Program which provides federal meal assistance for those who qualify.
***Free/Reduce meal qualification must be renewed at the start of each school year.
For more information, including how to qualify for free/reduced meals, please click here to connect to Hawai'i DOE's official website.
LET's EAT HEALTHY
5 Fruits, Roots & Vegetables Brochure
Eating fruits and vegetables, including root vegetables like carrots and taro, are an important part of a healthy diet. LES encourages our families to check out the brochure below to help your family eat healthly! You can view the brochure by clicking on the image below.
Adding Money to Your Child's Meal Account:
Fill out a payment envelope available at the office. Enclose your payment and submit the sealed envelope to the payment slot in the office or directly to the meal clerk.
Online Payments via "EZSchoolPay":
You may also add to your child's account online by registering at EZSchoolPay.com or by installing the app on your mobile device. Please note there is a minimal fee when making online payments.
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: How to File a Complaint , 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: email@example.com.
USDA Child Nutrition Programs recognize the following protected classes: race, color, national origin, sex, age and disability.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.