Universal Free School Meals
Children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are entitled to a free school meal under the governments Universal Free School Meal scheme. No registration for this scheme is required by parents and children are automatically included in this scheme unless confirmation is received from a parent advising the school that their child will be bringing a packed lunch from home.
Children in Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 whose parents believe they may qualify for a Free School Meal as they are in receipt of one or more of the qualifying criteria should speak with the school office to obtain the relevant Free School Meal Eligibility Form. Completion of the form enables the school to check for Free School Meal eligibility and also if additional money (Pupil Premium) can be claimed from the Government.
Children in Reception and Years 1 and 2 whose parents who also meet the criteria above should complete the Pupil Premium Application form which enables the school to check if additional money (Pupil Premium) can be claimed from the Government.