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School Meals

School Meals
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Lunchtime is a very important part of the whole school day, but it isn't just about the food they eat. Children also learn to behave in a dining area, interact with their friends and try foods they might not have at home.


Derbyshire County Council caterers cook school dinners daily in our school kitchens using fresh, local produce to provide a healthy and delicious range of dishes.

Healthy Snacks

If children wish to have a break-time snack, they are required to bring in something from home. Healthy snacks include FruitVegetables, Dried fruits, Cereal bars (no nuts), and Crackers. Please do not send your child with crisps, chocolate bars or sweets.

Parent/Carer Lunches

Throughout the year, we offer Parents and Carers the opportunity to come into school and have lunch with their child/children. Please see the planned dates below for the current academic year.

Autumn Term 2023

Tuesday 10th October 2023

Tuesday 21st November 2023

Friday 8th December 2023

Spring Term 2024

Tuesday 5th March 2024

Tuesday 14th May 2024

Summer Term 2024 

Summer Lunch Day - Tuesday 13th June 2023

Dinner Money

We use a cashless system called ParentPay to pay for school dinners, school trips, and activities.


Dinner money is currently £2.30 per meal, £11.50 per week.

From September, dinner money will be £2.45 per meal, £12.25 per week.

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Weekly Menu

Weekly menus provided by Derbyshire County Council have been planned to offer choice and variety for your child. We provide hot specials of the day, supported by fresh vegetables or salad, a vegetarian choice, hot and cold desserts, snacks and sandwiches. 


Click here to visit DCC Catering website and to find out more about the services they provide.

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Special Diets

Please find below information regarding allergen and medical diet procedures. These procedures are essential to ensure the needs of each individual pupil can be safely met.

Free School Meals

Parents claiming some benefits can claim free school meals for their children who are registered at a Staffordshire school and who would normally be at school at lunchtime. Even if you don't want your children to have the meals, claiming them helps their school.

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