Hot school meals information

Hot school meals are available to order online at a cost of £2.60 for KS2 children. Reception children and KS1 are entitled to a free school meal under the Universal Infant Free School Meal Scheme (UIFSM). A choice of a main, vegetarian or jacket potato with filling is offered on a daily basis; each option includes the dessert of the day.

You can order the hot school meals online on a half termly basis and can be ordered a half term in advance or just one week in advance – it’s up to you! ALL orders must be received by midnight on the Sunday a week prior to the week of the meal. You can order meals for everyday or just one a half term, it is entirely your choice!

If you would like your child to have hot school meals please register and order on-line at if you have any queries please contact the catering company Impact Food Group on 0204 542 7211, or the school office on 01929 462744.

Free Hot School Meals

Free school meals
A free healthy meal is available every school day to children whose parents or carers receive qualifying benefits.

Please visit the Dorset Council Free School Meals web page for more information to see if your child is eligible. This contains a quick, easy, and confidential online application form. The financial information you provide will not be seen by your child’s school or teachers, and the school will only be notified if your application is approved.

Free holiday activities
If your child qualifies for benefit-related free school meals, they also get access to free activities and nutritious food in the school holidays: Find out more  

Get extra funding for your child’s school
Even if your child is in reception, year 1 or year 2 and already gets universal infant free school meals (UIFSM), please complete a free school meals application form if you think you might be eligible.  If approved, you will gain access to free holiday activities and your school will receive extra funding (called pupil premium) to support your child’s education and development: Apply for free school meals – Dorset Council

Key Stage Two Fruit and Vegetable Scheme

Reception and KS1 children receive fruit and vegetables under the School Fruit and Vegetable Scheme free of charge for a morning break snack. We are now able to offer this to our KS2 children for a charge of 12.5p per child per day.

The produce is received from NHS approved suppliers and would be available for your children to have at morning break. If we have enough interest from KS2 parents we are proposing to be able to order the produce on your behalf on receipt of a half termly payment in advance of each half term.

If you would like your KS2 child to receive fruit/vegetables at morning break via the School Fruit and Vegetable Scheme at a cost of 12.5p per child per day, please order online via the school online payment system, SIMS PAY and select the product KS2 Fruit, please follow the link below:

If your child is entitled to Free School Meals in KS2, they will be provided with a free piece of fruit/vegetable for a break time snack.

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