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School Meals

Reminder - we are a nut free school - please bear this in mind for packed lunches 

School meals are provided by Principal Catering whose aims are to provide highly nutritional meals that are also appealing to every child.  We offer a range of different fruit and vegetables for children to join in and try with their friends. We cater for special diets and hope to achieve all your child’s dietary requirements. We hope your child enjoys their lunch with us and your feedback is always welcome.


To order and pay for school dinners, please register with Blue Runner. Details below.


Meals currently cost £2.67 (prices correct as of 6 September 2023)



Healthy lunches 


Please see below link for ideas for healthy lunches from the NHS:


Principals Catering



Universal free school meals - Reception, Year 1 and Year 2


All pupils in reception, year 1 and year 2 are offered a free school meal (FSM). 


If you receive certain benefits (see below), the school also receives additional money to support your child's learning if you register. 


Year 3 or above


Free School Meals are available to any full-time student who is still at school and eligible. This includes nursery children who attend full days and also sixth form students. From September 2014, parents and carers with pupils aged 16–18 in Further Education can apply for free school meals.


You can get Free School Meals for your child if you or your partner gets:


  • Universal Credit
  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker's Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • The Guarantee element of State Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit, provided they are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income of £16,190 or less, as assessed by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs
  • Where a parent is entitled to Working Tax Credit during the four-week period immediately after their employment ceases, or after they start to work less than 16 hours per week, their children are entitled to free school lunches. Children who receive a qualifying benefit in their own right are also eligible to receive Free School Meals.


To apply: