Primary and Nursery School
Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon EX19 8LJ
The cost of a hot 2 course school dinner is £2.30.
Payment for school dinners should be made online using the school shop in ParentMail. If you do not have a ParentMail account please ask in the school office.
All children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 receive Universal Infant Free School Meals. There is no need to register for this.
Your child is entitled to Free School Meals if you are in receipt of:
You can apply on line at: www.devon.gov.uk/free_school_meals or ask in the school office for a form.
Our menu meets the new food standards. These include:
1 or more portions of vegetables or salad as an accompaniment every day
at least 3 different fruits, and 3 different vegetables each week
an emphasis on wholegrain foods in place of refined carbohydrates
an emphasis on making water the drink of choice:no more than 2 portions a week of food that has been deep fried, batter coated, or breadcrumb coated
limiting fruit juice portions to 150mls
restricting the amount of added sugars or honey in other drinks to 5%
no more than 2 portions of food which include pastry each week
Children are welcome to bring a packed lunch. No fizzy drinks or glass bottles please. We ask that chocolate, sweets and nuts are not part of the packed lunch.
Children in KS1 are provided with free fruit at lunchtime. Children in Key Stage 2 are encouraged to bring a piece of fruit to eat during break.
Children in the Nursery and Reception receive free milk at morning break. Milk is available for all other children at a cost of 20p per day – payable in advance for each half term.