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Free and Reduced Lunch Applications

East Side Union High School District takes part in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs.  Students may buy lunch for $3.25 and breakfast for $1.75.  Eligible students may receive meals for free and U.S. citizenship is not required to qualify for free or reduced-price meals.

As a participating district of the program, we encourage you to complete an application for your student.  For additional instructions, refer to the Letter to Households that is on the reverse side of the meal application.  Please click the link in the preferred language to fill out online or print the application, fill it in completely, sign and return it to the following address:


830 N. Capitol Ave.

San Jose,  CA  95133

This application cannot be processed without the following information:

  1. The names of all children in the household. Include children attending other schools, babies, and children attending college.
  2. The names and income of all other household members.  Include grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, etc. living in the household.  If not working, check the "No Income" box. "N/A" is not accepted for income amount.
  3. The signature of the parent or guardian filling out the application.  This person must be in the adult section of the application.
  4. The last four digits of the Social Security number of the parent or guardian signing the application.  If the parent or guardian signing the application does not have a Social Security number, check the "I do not have a SSN" box. "N/A" is not accepted for Social Security number.

Please note that the application is only valid at East Side Union High School District. You will receive notification of your student's status through the mail.


If you have any questions, please call the Child Nutrition Office at (408) 347-5191 or (408) 347-5192.



Free/Reduced Application available in three languages