Free School Meals

Families who receive the following are eligible for free school meals:

    • Income Support
    • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
    • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
    • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
    • The guaranteed element of Pension Credit
    • Child Tax Credit (provided you’re not also entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual gross income of no more than £16,190)
    • Working Tax Credit run-on – paid for four weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit
    • Universal Credit – if you apply on or after 1 April 2018 your household income must be less than £7,400 a year (after tax and not including any benefits you get)

If your child is eligible to receive free school meals you can apply through the Warwickshire website online here

Children who receive free school meals are entitled to a spend of £2.80 per day in the canteen. This will enable them to purchase a hot meal and drink, or items from our grab and go section to that value. Should a student spend more than £2.80 in one day, the additional will be deducted from their Parentpay balance.