Eligibility Criteria for Barley Croft to receive Pupil Premium (Free School Meals)
Parents/guardians in England do not have to pay for school meals if they receive any of the following:
Your child may also get free school meals if you get any of these benefits and your child is both:
If your child is eligible for free school meals, they’ll remain eligible until they finish the phase of schooling (primary or secondary) they’re in on 31 March 2023.
Pupil Premium is an important payment for schools and a really good opportunity for eligible parents to get even more support for their children in schools.
If you have any questions or would like to know more about Pupil Premium funding and how it is being used to benefit your child, please look under the 'Pupil Premium' tab on this website.
If you think your child may possibly be eligible for free school meals, even if you don't want your child to eat school meals, you can apply in a number of ways:
Infant Free School Meals
From September 2014 every child in Reception, Year 1 & 2, in government – funded schools will be offered a free school lunch.