Castle Wood School

Transforming the lives of pupils through learning, innovation, inclusion and partnerships

Outstanding teaching is characterised by lively creative and imaginative learning (Ofsted 2015). Parents are well supported by the school and partnership working between home and school is very strong (Ofsted 2015). Pupils individual needs are met very effectively by diligent staff and exciting activities (Ofsted 2015). Senior leaders and governors have created a positive learning climate enabling pupils to thrive (Ofsted 2015). Pupils are enthusiastic learners (Ofsted 2015). Lessons are typified by a wide range of creative stimulating and interesting activities for pupils (Ofsted 2015). Parents are well supported by the school, and partnership working between home and school is very strong Parents hold the school in high regard (Ofsted 2015).

School dinners

Linda and her team, prepares our school food on site daily. Our menu offers a range of food which provides your child with a balanced diet that meets their nutritional needs. However if your child requires a specialist diet or has an allergy please contact the school and your child's individual needs can be catered for. 

 

School dinners cost £2.30 per day or £11.50 per week. If your child is in Reception, Year 1 or Year 2 your child is eligible for free school meals. 

 

Free school meals are a statutory benefit. The Government does not allow us to recognise any other benefit other than those mentioned below. If you are not sure, please contact us.

Free school meals are available to children of families who are in receipt of:

  • income Support
  • income Based Jobseekers Allowance
  • an income-related employment and support allowance 
  • support under part V1 of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • the Guarantee element of State Pension Credit 
  • child Tax Credit, provided they are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue & Customs) that does not exceed £16,190

If you think you may be entitled please download and print the form to claim. 

 

Dinner menu