Willington Primary School works in conjunction with Taylor Shaw our contract caterer who are dedicated to providing the best quality food in education.
Here at Willington Primary School we understand the importance of good nutrition and we are proud to have been awarded a Healthy School Status. We offer a hot meal with a wide range to choose from, including a vegetarian option and special diets if your child has a medical need. Children can also bring a packed lunch from home.
The cost of a school meal is £2.00 per day.
Free School Meals
From September 2014 if your child or children are in reception class, year 1 or 2 the school meals will be free to them.
Parents and carers who are in receipt of benefit may be entitled to free school meals.
If your family is getting Income Support or Income Based Jobseeker’s Allowance or Guarantee element of State Pension Credit or income-related employment and support allowance, or if you are in receipt of Child Tax Credit (without Working Tax Credit except for the 4 week ‘run on’ period after a parent has become unemployed or reduced their hours to less than 16 per week) and your annual family income does not exceed £16,190, your children under 19 and in full-time education may get a free school meal. If you wish to apply for free school meals please click on the link below to download an application form and return to school. To download a copy of our Free School Meal Application Form, please visit our School Office, Downloadable Forms area of our website.
If you wish your child to have a packed lunch from home please download our Packed Lunch Policy to give you tips and ideas, this can be found in our School Policies section.
School Menus and Pre-Order System
Willington Primary School has a pre-order system for school lunches. Information about this and order forms can be found in our menu section.
National Fruit and Vegetable Scheme
The school participates in the National Fruit and Vegetable Scheme whereby children in nursery, reception, year 1 and 2 are entitled to a free piece of fruit each school day as part of the Government’s campaign to encourage children to eat more healthily. A parent information leaflet can be downloaded from the link below.
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