Important Update: From the Spring Term 09/01/2023 onwards the Universal Primary Free School Meal offer will be extended to include Year 1 pupils i.e. all Reception and Year 1 children will be offered Universal Free School Meals.
Free School Meals
Who can claim free school meals?
If you are in receipt of certain benefits and have a household income which does not exceed the current Government threshold, you could be entitled to free schools meals for your child saving you over £300 per year.
Parents or carers in receipt of:
How to apply.
For further information or to register, please contact the Benefits Office on:
Tel: 01824 706316 / 706312 / 706302
Email enquiries should be sent to email@example.com
with details of your name, date of birth and National Insurance number, they can advise if you are entitled to Free Meals and will send you application details.
Once you have applied and been granted free school meals for your children you do not need to re-apply annually, this can be will be amended with any changes to your income.
Free school meals forms are also available from your the school reception.