ʻĀINA In Schools

About ʻĀINA In Schools

ʻĀINA In Schools is a farm to school initiative that connects children
to their local land, waters, and food to grow a healthier Hawaiʻi.


ʻĀINA In Schools began in 2006, and focuses on:

• Addressing childhood health issues by fostering healthy eating habits;

• Encouraging environmental stewardship by connecting children to the land & water that sustains them;

• Contributing to a healthy local food system by supporting Hawaiʻi's farmers and their produce.
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    ‘ĀINA in Schools is comprised of
    Six Integrated Components

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Apr 30, 2015

2015 Plastic Free Hawaii School Mural

Iroquois Point Elementary School

How were the materials collected?
Reduce! Reuse! Recycle! To create our Kokua Hawai'i Foundation mural, that’s exactly what the students of Iroquois Point Elementary School did! To start, the thirty elected representatives and four officers of Student Council Association...

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Every Kid In a Park
Feb 28, 2015

In the lead up to the 100th birthday of the National Park Service in 2016, the President’s Every...

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Mililani Uka Elementary School

Mililani, Oʻahu

Mililani Uka started the ʻĀINA In Schools program in 2012, with an enthusiastic group of school staff and parents taking the lead to implement a strong program. The school has also hosted a Recycling Drive and created...

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