Breakfast and Lunch

Kid's Choice Cafe Menu

The San Diego Unified School District's Food Services program believes that healthy bodies make healthy minds. The focus is on offering meals that are nutritious and well received by students. A link to the 2020-21 Grab and Go menu is available:

**Please Note: 2020-21 ALL Cafeteria Meals are no charge**

2021-22 School year: Breakfast and lunch is served daily in the cafeteria. The lunch price is $2.50, breakfast is $1.25. Meals include milk, but milk may also be purchased separately for $.50 cents.

All students enrolled at Hearst are given a Personal Identification Number (PIN) to access the computer system used by the cafeteria. The cafeteria will have your child's PIN number and in most cases, will the teacher. This account is used likebank ATM. You may deposit money into your child's account either online at PayPAMS or in person at the school office. The cafeteria manager accepts money every morning in the cafeteria from 7:30 a.m. - 7:50 a.m.

If you send cash to school with your student, please put it in a sealed envelope with your child's name and room number on it. Checks or money orders should be made out to Hearst Elementary Cafeteria. To pay by credit card, please register by contacting the Food Services Office at (858) 627-7330 or register online at PayPAMS. You must have your child's Student ID# or their Lunch PIN# to sign up for this service.

Free and Reduced: San Diego Unified participates in the National School Lunch and Breakfast Programs. As these are federally subsidized programs, your child may be eligible to receive free or reduced-price meals. If you would like to apply for the program, please visit to complete a Free & Reduced-Price Meal Application online. Application packets are also available at your child's school office, cafeteria, or the central Food and Nutrition Services office located at 6735 Gifford Way Room 5, San Diego, CA 92111. Please Note: If you are filling out a paper application, it must be complete and on an original form in order to process your application. Faxes and copies are not accepted.

Note: All Hearst families are encouraged to complete the application for Free and Reduced meals. Even if you don't quality, the school gets credit for all families who completes the form and submit it. Please use the following link:

If you have any questions regarding this program, please call 858-627-7328.

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