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Pupil Premium Grant

Free School Meals and Free School Meals: 

From September 2014 EVERY child in school years foundation to year two has been entitled to a free school meal. Some of you may also be eligible for pupil premium entitlement or the old free school meal provision. Even if your child does not wish to take up the delicious dinners on offer it can help the school gain extra income and therefore offer more support for your child in helping them be the best they can be.


You may qualify if you are in receipt of the following:

  • Income support
  • Income based jobseekers allowance
  • Employment and support allowance (income related)
  • Guarantee element of the state pension credit
  • National asylum seekers support
  • Child tax credit and have an annual income that does not exceed £16190 AND your child attends a school full time in the Central Bedfordshire area.


You can apply by phone on 0300 300 8306.

This line is open 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday to Thursday and 8:30am – 4:30pm Friday.


Pupil Premium Grant - Information for Parents and Carers