Free School Meals are you Eligible?

Children of families receiving certain social security benefits are entitled to free school meals. 16 to 18 year-olds receiving these benefits in their own right are also entitled to free school meals.

If your child qualifies for free school meals please ring 03001234048 or click here to apply online

School clubs and trips

If your child receives free school meals, the school must provide a packed lunch or give your child money to buy a meal if your child goes on a school trip or attends a club/sports practice.

However they may not necessarily be given free snacks or drinks if they attend school clubs (e.g. breakfast clubs, after school clubs etc).


Other Benefits


If your family lives in Hertfordshire and has a low income, you may also be able to get help with the following:

Travel costs, music fees, cycle training

Please click here for more information