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School Dinners

School meals

Our school meals follow a healthy eating policy and are produced freshly every day in our school kitchen. Our cook uses only:

  • fresh meat and poultry sourced from the region;
  • fruit and vegetables sourced regionally where possible using local suppliers;
  • products free from additives associated with health problems in young children;
  • fats free from hydrogenated oils; with
  • menus that are nutritionally balanced

You can view north Yorkshires school meals food policy here (pdf / 110 KB).

Children who are in EYFS and Key Stage One (Reception, Year 1 and Year 2) are entitled to a Universal free school meal.

For Key Stage Two pupils (years 3, 4, 5 and 6) there is a charge for school dinners and they cost £3.50 per day.

We ask parents to pre order their child’s lunch options for the current term.  Available each day is the main meal option / vegetarian option / jacket potato / sandwich.  Children may also bring in a packed lunch.

Our  school dinner menus can be accessed by the link below.

Spring Menu

Summer Menu

Free School Meals

Free school meals are available to pupils whose parents are in receipt of certain benefits.

To qualify, a parent/guardian must fulfil one of the following criteria (with effect from 01 April 2018):

Parents or carers who have an annual net earned income of no more than £7,400 may qualify for Universal Credit.

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Support under Part 6 of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • The guarantee element of Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit, provided you are also not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual household gross income that does not exceed £16,190 (as assessed by HMRC)
  • Working Tax Credit run-on – paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax  Credit

Apply for Free School Meals.

Free School Meals Information & Eligibility Leaflet

Alternatively, you can complete the below form and return to school and we will submit this on your behalf, or you can send to the Welfare Team – details below.

Reception, Year 1 & Year 2

Year 3,4,5 and Year 6.


Contact Details:

North Yorkshire Council
Document Managment Centre
County Hall
Racecourse Lane

DL7 8AETel: 01609 533405