We provide wholesome, nutritionally balanced meals and encourage children to make healthier eating choices, which means eating more fruit, vegetables and carbohydrates and cutting down on foods high in fat and sugar.
A few facts about our lunches
- We have a varied menu and children have a daily choice.
- All meals are freshly prepared in our main school kitchen
- We use locally sourced meat and vegetables and all our supply lines have traceability certificates.
- We continually research new suppliers.
- We very rarely buy pre-packed / processed foods.
- We encourage your child to try new things and eat a varied diet.
- We keep you informed about what your child is eating by providing the menu to download
- We offer a friendly, helpful and flexible service.
Why have School lunches?
- Research shows that a hot meal at lunchtime means that your child can concentrate better in the afternoon.
- We can help to ensure your child has a healthy balanced diet, getting their “five a day”.
- School lunches are part of our school’s social life.
- We help to ensure your child has good table manners and uses a knife and fork
- Eating school lunches means your child avoids the high salt, sugar, additives and processed meat content of many packed lunch products.
- Packed lunches can be repetitive and do not encourage children to eat a variety of foods.