Catering

Service Provider – Chartwells Catering Services

St Elizabeth’s School proudly support a Healthy Lifestyle encouraging our children to eat a balanced diet. School Meals are provided by Chartwells Catering Services, with the Primary School Menu incorporating tasty home-cooked dishes from around the world whilst meeting Government nutritional guidelines.

A copy of the Primary School Menu can be seen by clicking on the link below:

http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/education/schoolsandcolleges/cateringservice/cateringforprimaryschools/home.aspx

Effective from 15th May 2017, Chartwells Catering have increased the price of school meals to £2.30 and should be purchased, in advance, using the schools preferred method of payment, Parent Pay.

Universal Free School Meals

From September 2014 to date, all children within Reception Class, Year One and Year Two are entitled to receive a school meal – completely free of charge. To register your child to take part in this initiative, please complete the form below.

Universal & Free School Meals Letter

Pupil Premium / Free School Meals

Where parents are in receipt of one or more of the benefits listed below, they can apply to join the Free School Meal Scheme. This enables your child to have a school meal every day completely free of charge.

  • Child Tax Credit but do not receive Working Tax Credit with an annual income of less than £16,190
  • Income Support
  • Income-based Job Seekers Allowance
  • Income Related Employment and Support Allowance
  • The Guarantee Element of State Pension Credit
  • Or an Asylum Seeker.

Additional Funding called Pupil Premium is given to school for all those children in receipt of Free School Meals. This funding enables our school to purchase additional resources, provide financial support towards school trips and employ additional staffing hours to help raise attainment levels.

Children in receipt of Free School Meals can enjoy a healthy nutritious lunch every day, saving parents time and money. St Elizabeth’s School would like to encourage all parents who meet the eligibility criteria to register a claim (even if you do not wish your child to have a school lunch), as the more people that are registered – the more Pupil Premium funding is awarded to school.

For Free School Meals Self-online Check or more information, please follow the link

https://www.gov.uk/apply-free-school-meals