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BOE committee approves school meal price increase

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Board of Education committee approved raising school meal prices to comply with Act 26 Monday afternoon.

If passed by the full Board, student breakfast would increase from 95 cents to one dollar. The price of student lunch would increase from $2.20 to $2.35.

The committee says reduced meal prices would not be affected.

If approved, the meal price hike would take effect Jan. 1.

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