College Park school meals are provided by Harrison Catering, who provide the staff and supplies to prepare healthy, freshly made school meals on-site.
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 children. 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:
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Click the image to find out how to apply for Free School Meals for your child:
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 contacting 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,
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:
- £2.20 per day for Primary students, £11.00 per week.
- £2.25 per day for Secondary students, £11.25 per week.
Find out more about how to reduce food waste in your home by clicking on the image below.