Rutland, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 3QG
Allergen information for school meals, please click here
There are two types of free school meals:
Free school meals can only be awarded if you or your partner are claiming any of the following:
Note: children are eligible for free school meals for a four week period immediately after their parent/carer becomes unemployed, or reduces their hours to less than 16 hours a week, but is still in receipt of working tax credit.
Universal free school meals are provided for all pupils in Reception and Years 1 and 2. In order for your child's school to recognize who is eligible for universal meals and who qualifies for free school meals for funding purposes, we would encourage all parents to register with school by coming into school to speak to Mrs Roberts or Mrs Moore, even if the child does not wish to receive a meal.
If your child is in Reception, Year 1 or Year 2, please come into school and fill in a form which you can get from the school office.
Similarly if your child is in Year 3 or above, you can obtain a government free school meals come into school and fill in a form which you can get from the school office.
The government will continue to provide schools with additional funding to support or enhance the learning of pupils who are currently or have been entitled to free school meals within the last six years. It's essential that parents/carers apply for free school meals even if the pupil doesn't wish to receive a free school meal.