You are probably aware that the government is providing free school meals for all Key Stage 1 pupils from this September. That means that all children in Reception and Years 1 & 2 will be able to enjoy a two course meal free of charge every day!
Dorset County Council has appointed a new catering supplier, Chartwells (trading as Schools Creative Kitchen), who will be operating from a purpose built hub kitchen in Poole, using local suppliers as much as possible. The meals produced by Chartwells will be to the Soil Association Food for Life Gold Standard.
For those parents with children in KS2 you will be pleased to hear that the cost of the meal has been reduced from September 2014 to £2.00 per meal.
Payment is by online ordering system from September 2014.
Thanks for letting us know. I will ask the office to correct this tomorrow.
The above link to the current menu isn’t working – please could you email me a copy. Thanks!