Breakfast & Lunch: Free & Reduced Applications, On-Line Links, Meal Prices & more!

posted Aug 5, 2019, 3:47 PM by Leila Bajarin   [ updated Aug 5, 2019, 3:49 PM ]

Free and Reduced Lunch Applications

All students are eligible to apply for free or reduced meal benefits. Students who had meal benefits previously must re-apply for the current school year. Meal applications need to be completed only in black ink and need to be submitted to the school office for processing. For a quicker response, parents may also submit their applications on-line at If the application is approved, meal benefits will be valid only for the current school year. However, if the application is not approved, students can re-apply at any time. Questions regarding meal benefits can be addressed at the school office. 

*Please do not submit a paper application if an on-line application is submitted.

Helpful tips for applying on-line:

1. Type hawaii in Search for District, then "DOE -  Honolulu, Central, ..." will pop up. Click on it.


2. Step 1: Application information - Enter phone number and email is recommended in case we need to contact you. For Benefit Type, if you are applying with SNAP or TANF, please refer to #7 below. If you are not, just leave it as None and go to Next.

  • If email address is entered for Application Information, a notification letter will be sent by email. Please check your junk/spam mail tray also.

3. Step 2: Child Household Members:

  • Student must be enrolled in a DOE school (excludes charter schools) for an application to be processed.
  • Enter the student legal names. Entering birth dates is recommended to help the system to match. 
  • For non-DOE (charter or private) students, click "No" for Student. College students should be added to Adult Household Members (Step 4)

4. Step 3: Child Income

        If applicable, enter the total income of all Child Household. If child has no income, leave STEP 4 blank and go to Next.


5. Step 4: Adult Household Members:

        For each adult with income, enter:    a. Gross earnings (before taxes or deductions), and

                                                                          b. how often the amount entered is received.

        For adult without income, just click on Save after entering First Name, (middle initial) and Last Name.


6. Step 5: Electronic Signature - It has to be done by an adult in the household.

7. If applying with SNAP or TANF case number:

            a. Select SNAP or TANF in STEP 1: Application information, under Benefit Type, and enter valid case number.

            b. After listing the student(s) in STEP 2: Child Household Members, the application will skip to Step 5: Electronic Signature. Adult must sign.

8. A confirmation number appears when the application is submitted. Write down this number for future reference. 

9. Once the application is processed (up to 10 working days), the notification letter will be sent home either by email or school.

ezSchoolPay is also available! Go to or install an app.

With ezSchoolPay, you can:

  • Make online payments. (There is a minimal fee when making online payments)
  • Monitor account balances (set low balance alerts)
  • Monitor student's buying history

There is no cost to set up or monitor the student's account.

School Breakfast & Lunch Payments

School breakfast & lunch payments are accepted only at the school office. We greatly appreciate your cooperation in paying two weeks (10 days) in advance. Prices are subject to change. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. 

 Reduced Price Second Meal/Adult
 $ 1.10  $  .30  $ 2.40
 Lunch $ 2.50$  .40 $ 5.50 
 Extra Milk $  .75 $  .75 $  .75