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Free School Meals

Is your child(ren) entitled to a Free School Meal?

Don’t miss out on the benefit related Free School Meal offer, you can quickly check if you are eligible and apply at  A hot, freshly prepared meal at lunchtime can help with learning, concentration, and positive behaviour. 

Your child may be able to get free school meals in Year 3 and above if you receive any of the following: 

  • Universal Credit (provided you have an annual net earned income of no more than £7,400, as assessed by earnings from up to three of your most recent assessment periods, and your monthly average income over three assessment periods should be no more than £616.67) 
  • 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 guaranteed element of Pension Credit 
  • Child Tax Credit (provided you are not also entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual gross income of no more than £16,190) 
  • Working Tax Credit run-on – paid for four weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit.