Did you know that you don't have to pay for a school meal for your child if they're in Reception, Year 1 or Year 2? The current cost of a school meal in primary schools is £2.20. If your child has just moved up to Year 3, they are no longer eligible for Universal Free School Meals, so it may be worth finding out whether or not you’re eligible or please click here or call 01273 293497 for information on how to register for Free School Meals.
The last 2 years have been a difficult time and we know that many families are struggling with money and affording healthy food for their family. However, there is support available. You may be eligible for free school meals for your child.
Apply for free school meals - GOV.UK
The Brighton and Hove Food Partnership has lots of useful information on how to access emergency food parcels https://bhfood.org.uk/resources/accessing-emergency-food-parcels/
Everyone across the City can buy low-cost shopping if they need to. More information is available here: https://bhfood.org.uk/how-to-hub/low-cost-and-free-community-shopping/
If you would like any more information on any of the above, please talk to Mrs Sellins, firstname.lastname@example.org or speak to the office.
The menu is regularly updated on the Caterlink website here.
School meals are a great choice, but if you do make a packed lunch for your child then we've got it covered. Get hints and tips on what their lunchbox should contain as well as lots of easy-to-prepare ideas your children will love.
Read more here.
The infants have a snack time and access fresh fruit, but if your child is in the juniors, don't forget that your child can bring in a healthy fruit snack to keep them going through the day!
Many parents have asked for further support and information to help them make an informed decision around school meals. The Little Book of Goodness written by the School Food Trust is designed to address these concerns.
If there are any queries regarding school meals, please email email@example.com or call the school Meals Manager on (01273) 293590.