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Free School Meals

Information & Free School Meals

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Children receiving free school meals are anonymous due to the biometric system used for payment of food by students.

If your child is eligible and you apply:

  • Your child will receive Free School Meals on a daily basis
  • The school receives additional funding to help support the progress of our students

The school spends some of this additional funding on things like:

  • Additional resources for students to use in and out of lessons, e.g. revision guides, calculators
  • Providing a breakfast club that runs before school
  • Support for students with reduced prices for trips
  • Support for students with reduced prices for music lessons
  • Revision sessions after school and during Easter (for Yr11 students)
  • Support for enrichment activities such as Duke of Edinburgh


If you are in receipt of ONE of the following then you can apply for Free School Meals.

  • Income Support or Income Based Job Seekers Allowance
  • Child Tax Credit but not Working Tax Credit
  • Guarantee element of State Pension Credit
  • Support under part IV of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 AND Parent/Legal Carer status

Click here to find out about documentary evidence required for any point listed. 


pdf document Documentary Evidence

HTML Application Form