Free Grab-and-Go meals program

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Launching at 203 public schools this fall

The Hawaii Department of Education (HIDOE) Grab-and-Go School Meals Program will be launching at 203 public schools during the second quarter starting Monday, October 12, 2020, through Friday, December 18, 2020. This program will provide free meals to children ages 18 and younger. The meals are available to children regardless of whether or not they are enrolled at the distribution site, are public school students, or eligible for the free or reduced lunch program.

The distribution of lunches will be at lunchtime only. Pick-ups will include one lunch for the day and one breakfast for the following day per child. Please contact the distribution site’s office for meal servicing times. Meals at schools not listed will be distributed during the school’s regular serving schedules and pricing rates. The closest distribution sites to Aliamanu Middle school are listed below:

  • Aiea El. 
  • Aiea High 
  • Aiea Inter. 
  • Makalapa El. 
  • Pearl Harbor El.
  • Pearl Ridge El. 
  • Salt Lake El. 
  • Scott El.
  • Webling El.

Meals can be picked up without children present, but parents and guardians must provide one of the following verification documents:

  • An official letter or email from the school listing child(ren) enrolled
  • Recent student report card(s)
  • Attendance record(s) from parent portals of school websites
  • Birth certificate(s) of child(ren)
  • Student ID card(s)
  • Driver’s permit(s)/license(s) for high school students
  • State-issued ID of the student

Social distancing is required, and face masks are to be worn at all times when on campus. Please contact distribution sites for their specific pick-up requirements. Attached is the link to the Flyer with additional information. 

Grab-and-Go Flyer Link