** PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2018/2019 SCHOOL YEAR WILL BE PROCESSED STARTING AUGUST 14, 2018 IN THE ORDER THEY WERE RECEIVED AND YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED IN WRITING OF YOUR ELIGIBILITY ** PLEASE DON'T CONTACT THE CNS OFFICE PRIOR TO AUGUST 20, 2018 FOR YOUR ELIGIBILITY AS OUR STAFF NEED THIS TIME TO FOCUS ON PROCESSING YOUR MEAL APPLICATIONS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING!!!
Please click on the ROCKETSCAN icon on the left to fill out the meal applications electronically for faster validation. Online applications are now supported on a smart phone – No app required. (Families must re-apply every school year – Please submit only ONE application per household and include ALL your students in the application, attach another sheet of paper or a second application for additional names). Online applications are currently available in English and Spanish.
You can also fill out and submit a paper meal application (available in English, Spanish, and Chinese) at the Child Nutrition office located at 4210 Technology Drive, Fremont, CA 94538 or at the school office when they open for the new school year. You will be notified by mail of your child's status. Until you receive written notification you must provide your child(ren) with a lunch or lunch money.
Factors considered in the application process are household size and total household income. HOUSEHOLD SIZE is considered all persons, related or unrelated: including parents, children, grandparents who live in your home and share living expenses. INCOME is the most recent income information that each household member received before taxes - this includes wages, social security, pension, unemployment, welfare, child support, alimony, and any other income.
Foster Children - In certain cases, foster children are eligible for free and reduced-price meals regardless of your income. If you have foster children living with you and want to apply for them, please complete an application.
You can also click HERE to apply online.