Catering services at Eggar’s is provided by HC3S, the main provider of educational catering within Hampshire.
HC3S prides itself on a varied menu that our students want to eat. It provides the right balance between good quality, healthy food and value for money. The main meal choice at lunchtime will provide a hot, nutritionally balanced meal prepared using fresh, locally sourced ingredients for £2.10
Any special dietary requirements?
Please do let the school office know if your child has any special dietary requirements or food allergies.
Free School Meals
Free School Meals are available for any student whose families meet the Hampshire County Council eligibility criteria. If you would like further information and details on registering for Free School Meals, click here.
Cashless Catering System
Eggar’s operates a cashless catering system, incorporating the latest biometric technology and eliminating the need for students to carry cash throughout the day. The system recognises the thumb of your child at the pay points and tills. We require consent from at least one parent in order for the biometric information of your child to be processed. Any amount of money can be paid into a student’s account, and any money spent on food and drink will be deducted on a daily basis. For frequently asked questions and an opt in form please click on the attachments at the bottom of the page.
Canteen Opening Times
The canteen is open from Monday to Friday at the following times:
BREAKFAST: 08:00 to 08:40: Serving hot sausage baguettes; hot bacon baguettes, plain or chocolate croissant, pancakes with or without syrup, cheese on toast or ham & cheese on toast, breakfast wraps, toast, hot chocolate, water, juice and carton milk.
MORNING BREAK: 10:40 to 11:00: Serving hot snacks, pasta, cakes & biscuits, fruit pots, fresh fruit, hot chocolate, water, juice and carton milk
LUNCH: 12:40 to 13:15: Serving main meals, pasta, hot snacks, cakes & biscuits, fruit pots, fresh fruit, hot chocolate, water, juice, carton milk