Every pupil in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 is entitled to a universal free school meal.
Parents who are on benefits and meet the criteria listed below are encouraged to apply for additional funding, known as pupil premium funding. This benefits the school and helps increase your child’s attainment. During the current roll out of Universal Credit, if your child is approved for free school meals they will gain ‘transitional protection’ until at least March 2022.
Use this form to apply for Free School Meals and Pupil Premium Funding or call in to the school office for an application form:
Free school meals are available to all key stage one pupils and to children whose parents receive certain benefits. If you receive one of the following benefits then your children may be entitled to free school meals.
To qualify for free school meals you must fulfil one of the following criteria:
Please note that contributions-based benefits, including contribution-related Jobseekers’ Allowance do not entitle you to claim free school meals.
Use this form to apply for Free School Meals or call in to the school office for an application form.