College Park school meals are provided by Harrison Catering, who will provide the staff and supplies to prepare freshly made school meals on-site. The latest school menu is linked below.
A healthy diet is vital for pupils to thrive and we would like to share some resources for you to help maintain a balanced diet for your child/ren. Change for Life is part of an initiative from the NHS to provide information and resources for living a healthy lifestyle. Please find a link to their website below for more information:
Free School Meals (FSM)- January 2021 Update
***Winter Grant Scheme: In line the Government's Winter Grand Scheme, which is designed to support children and families during the winter months.
The latest guidance we have received, as of 13th January 2021, is that FSM vouchers will be emailed to parents via the Edenred system which was used during last year's lock down. This system will open the week beginning 18th January for the school to email you the voucher/s,
If you have any questions, please call or email the school office: 0207 221 3454/ firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Information on how to apply for Free School Meals, can be found below.
As part of the Government’s Universal Infant Free School Meals initiative, all Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 children receive free school meals as a matter of course. Please see the following link for information from the Council about Free School Meals:
The school also offers Free School Meals in respect of children under the age of 19 where the parent or guardian is in receipt of one of the benefits shown below:
- Income Support
- income-based Jobseekers’ Allowance
- income-related Employment and Support Allowance
- support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
- the guaranteed element of State 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 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit
- Universal Credit
More information can be found by telephoning the school on 020 7221 3454 and we will assist you with your application.
Paid School Meals:
The school requests that payment for school meals is made in advance, weekly, every half-term or full term. (If there is a reason why this may not be possible, please contact the school office to discuss payment arrangements). We are encouraging parents/carers to may dinner money parents via our electronic system, ParentMail.
Payments can be made via ParentMail, or to the school office by cash or cheque (made payable to “College Park School”) and a receipt will be issued to you. Should your child be absent on a Monday of any week, payment may be made on the first day of return. A guide to using ParentMail can be found in the documents section below.
Please contact the school office if you need help with accessing your ParentMail account.
The cost of a school meal is:
£2.00 per day for Primary students, £10.00 per week
£2.05 per day for Secondary students, £10.05 per week