Break time

At  break time all KS1 children are offered a snack from a selection of fruit and vegetables in their classroom. The food is provided by the School and comes from an approved West Sussex supplier.
We encourage all KS2 children to bring a fresh fruit or  vegetable snack from home.

Lunch time

At lunch time children may either bring in a packed lunch or have a hot school meal. All KS1 children are entitled to a free school meal. These do not need to be booked in advance. Water and milk are offered daily as drinks with the school meals.

We are proud to work with Chartwells for your children’s school lunches. Chartwells believe that the key to fuelling young minds comes from understanding both what they need and what they enjoy, which is why they develop nutritious and delicious food that pupils love, alongside helping to ensure a healthy body and mind. Their passionate culinary experts work closely with us to ensure every child receives healthy food, perfectly suited to meet their needs and dietary requirements.

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 Click here to view Chartwells menu 

To order meals for KS2 children log on at ParentPay to choose and book your meals. The current meal price is £2.97  

Orders need to be placed by midnight Thursday, ten days ahead of week required. For example, meals for the week starting Monday 12th would have an order deadline of Thursday 1st.

You will have received an activation letter and temporary password to set up your ParentPay account. If you need this resent, please contact the school office.

For children with food intolerances and allergies, Chartwells have a dedicated team of medical diet nutritionists on hand to support allergen aware children and their parents. More information on their medical diet process can be found here: The Chartwells Approach to Medical Diets | Chartwells

Parents and guardians can contact the medical diet nutrition team directly on:

To find out more about Chartwells, view the menu, theme day menus, ParentPay guides and direct contact details. visit their website or contact the school catering team.


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Packed lunches

These should be brought into School in a labelled lunch box. As a School with 'Healthy Schools Status' we expect and encourage children's lunch boxes to reflect healthy choices. Therefore fizzy drinks, sweets and chocolate bars are not to be included.  Please note we are a nut free school so anything containing nuts should not be brought into school.


Cool Milk

Children under 5 are entitled to free milk, but milk is available to all children who would like to drink it when ordered at Cool Milk.  All milk needs to be ordered online, click on the link to go to the Cool Milk website  Cool Milk


Free School Meals

Any child of primary school age is eligible for a free school meal if a parent is in receipt of specific state benefits such as income support, job seekers allowance, employment support allowance, child tax credit and income below £16,190 per annum.  If you are in receipt of any of these benefits you can request a free school eligibility check by following the link below.

If your eligibility is confirmed, it also means that the School will receive a pupil premium grant to provide additional educational support to help your child to do well at school. 

In addition to a child receiving a free meal the school receives additional money that is used to support that child in school.

WSCC Free School Meal Application

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