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North Wootton Community School

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Free School Meals

Although children in Reception, Year 1 & Year 2 will receive free school meals under the UIFSM promotion,  if you receive one of the  support payments below please complete the application form attached at the bottom of this page as this will mean we can claim additional funding (currently £1,320 per eligible child)!

By registering for Free School Meals you may be entitled to many more benefits for your child, including free or subsidised places in our Breakfast & After School Clubs, After School Activity Clubs, and help towards residential educational visits.

Do you currently receive any of the following?

*Income Support

*Employment Support Allowance (Income Related)

*Income Based Job Seekers Allowance

*Guaranteed Pension Credit

*Child Tax credit and the assessed family income does not exceed £16,190.

(Please note that parents receiving Working Tax Credit are not entitled to free school meals regardless of the level of assessed income).

If you think you may be eligible, please contact the school office or email

The application process is very quick and simple and involves completing a form that is sent to the Local Authority. They then assess your eligibility and once confirmed, you can begin to benefit!

Please note that eligibility remains confidential and systems are in place to ensure that no child feels different in any way.

Please click on the link below to download an application form. Forms are also available to collect from the school office.

Application Form for Free School Meals