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Free School Meals

Free School Meals

You may qualify for free school meals if: - 

  • You receive child tax credit
  • You receive income support
  • You receive income based jobseekers allowance (JSA)
  • You receive income related employment and support allowance (ESA)
  • You receive the guarantee element of state pension credit
  • You are an asylum seeker and receive support from National Asylum Support Service. 


Free school meal forms are available from the school office. You can also apply over the phone by calling (0116) 454 1009 or apply online at 



Universal Free School Meals

From September 2014 every child in Reception (Foundation 2), Year 1 & 2, in state – funded schools will be offered a free school lunch.


The funding is not for nursery children (Foundation 1).