The cost of school dinners from September 2021 will be £12.00 per week (£2.40 per meal). The children are offered a "choice menu".
PLEASE NOTE ALL DINNERS TO BE PAID FOR IN ADVANCE AND SUFFICIENT FUNDS SHOULD BE IN YOUR PARENTPAY ACCOUNT PRIOR TO MEALS BEING SERVED.
If you would like to see a copy of our healthy menus, please click on the link below...
Children may bring a packed lunch. We advise that this contains only one "treat", (for
example a typical lunch box might contain a chocolate biscuit or a packet of crisps,
but not both). Please do not allow children to bring fizzy drinks (these spill easily and
make a mess as well as being full of sugar), or breakable containers.
Free School Meals (FSM)
You maybe entitled to Free School Meals (FSM) if you are in receipt of one of the following benefits:
● Income Support
● Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance or Employment and Support Allowance
● support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
● the guaranteed element of Pension Credit
● Child Tax Credit (provided you are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and you have
an annual gross income of no more than £16,190)
● Working Tax Credit run-on
● Universal Credit (provided you have an annual net earned income not exceeding
To see if you are eligible and to apply for FSM then please log onto https://www.cloudforedu.org.uk/ofsm/sims-trafford and fill in a short online application form. You need to add each of your children separately on the form. The online application form can be completed by any parent just to check if you meet the eligibility criteria as the results are instant.
If your child would prefer to bring a packed lunch but you think you may be eligible for FSM then still please apply as this will increase the schools pupil premium funding.
Please see Mrs. Kukalowicz-Booth in the school office or contact her on 0161-912-5005 if you have any queries regarding applying for Free School Meals.