Article 24

Every child has the right to the best possible health. Governments must provide good quality health care, clean water, nutritious food and a clean environment so that children can stay healthy.

Article 3

Every child has the right to the best possible health. Governments must provide good quality health care, clean water, nutritious food and a clean environment so that children can stay healthy.

School Dinners and Food in School

All children in Years R, 1 and 2 receive school meals funded by the government under the Universal Infant Free School Meals scheme. 

For children in Years 3 – 6, they cost £2.45 a day (£12.25 a week).

 

Some children are entitled for Free School Meals throughout their time at school as part of a means tested system, in conjunction with other benefits. If you think you may be eligible for Free School Meals, please apply using the link below.

 

Universal Infant Free School Meals

Watch the video above to find out why we are giving all children in Years R, 1 and 2 a free meal at lunchtimes.

Free School Meals

You can now check if you are entitled to Free School Meals, privately, by filling in a simple online form. We can still check for you in school if needed.

Lunchero

The Lunchero app gives you daily information about what’s on our menu. Each of the three choices is listed, as well as what’s for pudding!

You can also acces nutritional information and recipes!

Food: a Fact of Life

Brilliant ideas for making delicious and nutritious meals at home.

Packed Lunches

If you choose to give your child a packed lunch, we have rules about what’s allowed and what isn’t.

City Catering Southampton

Our meals are provided by Southampton’s award-winning catering service. Their website has lots of information about the School Meals Service.

They will consider changes to the menu if your child has a medically diagnosed food allergy.