School Meals

Children may choose to have school lunches, packed lunches or a mixture of both. The menus for this term are attached below and meals cost £2.30 per day. The cook caters for vegetarian and special diets e.g. food allergies.
 
The following websites have some useful ideas for healthy packed lunches. Just click on the links below:

The Spring / Summer  Menu starts w/b 24th February 2020 (Week 1)
This is a rolling 3 week menu, see calendar for dates
 
 

Free School Meals

What do I need to qualify?

To be eligible for help you need to be in one of the following categories:

Universal Credit with an annual net earned income of no more than £7,400

Receive Income Support(IS) or Income-based Job Seekers Allowance (IBJSA).

Receive Income Related Employment Allowance (IREA)

Have an entitlement to Child Tax Credit (CTC), but not Working Tax Credit (WTC) and the family's annual income (as assessed by the Inland Revenue) is not more than £16,190 

Receive support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

Receive the guarantee credit element of Pension Credit.
 

How do I apply for free school meals?

You can apply either by:

completing the online form - follow the link 

https://www.northumberland.gov.uk/Education/Schools/Meals.aspx#freeschoolmeals

Over the telephone 01670 623592

Completing a paper application form which is available from  school or FSM Office Northumberland County Council, Wansbeck Square, Ashington, NE63 9XL
Paper forms to be returned to The FSM office.