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School Dinners

Chartwells Catering provide our freshly cooked hot meals each day.

There is a range of options including vegetarian, all meals will need to be booked in advance via ParentPay. 


All children from Reception to Year 6 are now eligible for Universal Free School Meals (UFSM). Pupils in Nursery, who are not eligible for UFSM must pay the daily charge of £2.82 or £14.10 for the week. 



The school lunch menu is also available to view on ParentPay. 

Chartwells School Meal Survey 

Free school meals

Your child may be eligible for free school meals if you receive one of the following:

  • Income support
  • Income related employment and support allowance
  • Job seekers allowance (income based)
  • Child tax credit
  • Universal credit
  • Pension credit with child tax credit and have an annual income of less than £16,190 (and not in receipt of working tax credit) 
  • If you are assisted by the National asylum support service (NASS)

Parents who receive job seekers allowance or employment and support allowance which is contribution based, working tax credit or other benefits are not eligible for free school meals.

If you believe you may be entitled to free school meals and need assistance with your application, please contact the school office, who will be able to assist you.