Leander ISD in-person students to receive free meals for 2021-22 school year

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Leander ISD will offer all students free breakfast and lunch every school day for the 2021-22 school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Leander ISD will offer all students free breakfast and lunch every school day for the 2021-22 school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Leander ISD students will receive free breakfast and lunch meals in the next school year, according to an Aug. 3 district announcement. This is offered only for in-person students.

Free and reduced meal applications are no longer needed for the free meals, according to LISD. The free meals are part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service Seamless Summer Option.


Meals include an entree, a choice of milk and the student’s choice of fruit and vegetables at both breakfast and lunch, according to the district.

Curbside meals for virtual students are not available, according to LISD.

The 2021-22 school year begins Aug. 12.
By Taylor Girtman

Reporter, Cedar Park and Leander

Taylor Girtman became the reporter for the Cedar Park-Leander edition in February 2020. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Florida.



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