Key Information

School Meals & Snacks

School Meals

Our school meals are cooked on site to a high quality for both flavour and nutrition.  Payment should be made on Monday for the full week.  Money will be carried forward to the following week for any meals missed through absence.

Children may bring packed lunches.  Drinks should not be in a glass container or cans.  Packed lunches need to be appropriately healthy and nutritional – if we have concerns about the contents of a child’s lunchbox, (eg. not enough food, too much chocolate or “junk food”), we will bring this to your attention.

Supervision of children on site during the lunch break is delegated to our team of  Midday Supervisors.  Children are expected to follow the day-to-day organisation of lunchtimes and carry out the instructions of the supervisors.

As we are operating under COVID-19 conditions, our lunchtimes are at staggered timings.  We are currently operating a rota system to enable each class to have a hot school meal each week.  Parents are advised to check Class Dojo to find out when their child’s class is having a hot meal each week.

For a copy of the school meals menu, including allergen information, follow the link below:

February 2022 Menu Robert Shaw

February 2022 Robert Shaw Week 1 Allergens

February 2022 Robert Shaw Week 2 Allergens

February 2022 Robert Shaw Week 3 Allergens

Milk & Snacks

Children in the Early Years and Key Stage 1 may have milk at playtime.  Milk for under 5s is free, but there is a small charge for children who are aged 5 and over.

To order milk for over 5s, please follow the link to the School Milk UK website.


At morning break, children in the Early Years and Key Stage 1 will receive a piece of free fruit or vegetable.

Pupils in Key Stage 2 but may choose to bring a snack in from home. As we are a healthy school, we suggest snacks should be fruit, vegetables or a cereal bar.

All children have access to fresh drinking water throughout the school day, and are encouraged to drink water regularly.

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