Free School Meals

Free School Meals

As of September 2014 if your child is in Reception, Year 1 or Year 2 you will automatically be entitled to a free hot meal in school.  Our provider will be The Farm Kitchen, a local company based in Ewerby.  It is not compulsory to take a hot meal however if you do not want your child to have a meal you will need to opt out.  Please contact the office for further details.

If your child is in Year 3 and above and....

You receive:

  • ·Income Support
  • ·Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • ·Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • ·Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • ·The Guarantee Element of State Pension Credit
  • ·Child Tax Credit with an annual household income of less than £16,190 and do not get Working Tax Credit*

*unless in the Working Tax Credit ‘run-on’ – the payment someone may receive for a further four weeks after they stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit

You can apply:

Online at

By Phone on 01522 782030

Or by contacting your child’s school for an application form