HC3S will work with your school to provide a complete, all encompassing meals service, including:
a fully managed meal service that complies with current food in schools legislation
equipment support – all catering equipment will be serviced, repaired or replaced as necessary at no extra cost
new menu at Easter and October each year
food from approved suppliers with traceable origins
a safe environment including food testing carried out by Hampshire Scientific Services
medically required special diets for pupils
liaison with Environmental Health Officers and dealing with EHO reports relating to school meals
online access for parents/guardians to carry out their own individual Free School Meal eligibility checks
support, help and advice for free school meal eligibility enquiries and online system issues
registering each school as a food premises to meet current legislation
dealing with pest/vermin issues in the kitchen and organising pest control organisations to sort out on behalf of the school.
In addition, free of charge, HC3S offers:
Healthy Eating Days or presentations
Ready, Steady, Cook (encouraging pupils to cook)
attendance at parent’s evenings/afternoons
taster sessions for parents and pupils.
Charged at cost only:
hospitality, inset day/training and event catering
Cook & Eat – parent and pupil cooking sessions
reduced price meals for school staff eating in the dining room with the pupils
after school clubs.