If your child has a specific dietary requirement, Chartwells will be able to prepare meals to meet their needs.
All children in Reception – Year 2 are entitled to a free school meal, however, if you prefer, your child may bring a packed lunch to school. Packed lunches should be healthy and balanced with no more than one small piece of chocolate or cake. No fizzy drinks or sweets packed with e-numbers please.
Your child might be able to get free school meals if you get any of the following:
Children who get paid these benefits directly, instead of through a parent or guardian, can also get free school meals.
Your child might also get free school meals if you get any of these benefits and your child is both:
Your child is entitled to a school meal free of charge if they’re in:
Even though your child will receive a school meal, if you are receiving any of the benefits listed above you should still apply as your child’s school will also be entitled to extra funding of £1,300 known as Pupil Premium.
To make an application for free school meals you must apply online. Paper applications are no longer available.
You will need to provide:
Please click on the link to apply: https://www.medway.gov.uk/info/200164/school_information/354/free_school_meals