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The Academy at Shotton Hall lunchtime service

School meals

Lunchtime is always a busy affair at our school and with our 'Healthy Schools' award, you can be sure that there is always something that's good for you on the menu.   

Free school meals?

If you are in receipt of any of the following your child could be entitled to £2 which is credited to their dining account every day as well as free toast for breakfast and a peice of fruit at breaktime.

  • Income support
  • Income-based jobseeker's allowance
  • Guarantee element of state pension credit
  • Income-related employment and support allowance
  • Child tax credit and an annual family income that does not exceed £16,190.

If you think you could be eligible, call us on 0191 518 0222 or complete the downloadable application form at the bottom of this page.

Lunch menus

Our lunch menus now change every term to reflect the changing seasons... So make sure you check back every term to check out what's new. 

Week 1

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Main meals

Chicken curry with rice

Roast turkey dinner with yorkshire pudding

or roast turkey sandwich in a soft 'stottie' bun

(sage & onion stuffing optional) 

Homemade traditional chicken casserole with crispy dumplings

Roast beef with yorkshire pudding

or roast beef baguette 

Battered cod

Pulled BBQ pork wrap

Fishcakes 

Hearty beef stew

Vegetarian option

Cheese & pepper frittata

Quorn curry with saffron rice

Vegetable chow mein

Quorn sausage pastry

Cheese & tomato pizza

Potatoes

Parsley

Creamed

Oven roasted

Creamed & roasted

Chips

Vegetables

Green beans, carrots

Broccoli, winter vegetables

Garden peas,  spiced cabbage

Brussel sprouts, cauliflower

Mushy peas

Sweet

Banana slice with custard

Chocolate crunch with custard

Traditional jam roly-poly with custard

Lemon love cake with custard

Apple & sultana crumble with custard

Week 2

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Main meals

Lasagne with garlic bread

Roast pork dinner with yorkshire pudding

or pork bap 

(stuffing optional) 

Chicken tikka masala with rice & naan bread

Roast turkey dinner with yorkshire pudding

or roast turkey sandwich in a soft 'stottie' bun

(sage & onion stuffing optional) 

Battered cod or steamed basa with rice

Tandoori chicken fillet in a soft tortilla wrap

Beef burger in a bun

Tomato & basil chicken

Vegetarian option

Quorn bolognese with wholemeal pasta

Broccoli & cauliflower bake

Vegetable pasta bake

Quorn Shepherds pie

Homemade cheese and onion quiche

Potatoes

Parsley

Creamed

Oven roasted

Creamed  & roasted

Chips

Vegetables

Garden peas, carrots  

Savoy cabbage,roast parsnips

Baked beans, cauliflower

Swede, broccoli

Garden peas & sweetcorn

Sweet

Homemade carrot cake

Homemade pineapple upside down pudding with custard

Cornflake tart with custard

Blackberry  & apple oaty crumble with custard

Chocolate and manderin sponge with custard

Week 3

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Main meals

Mince & dumplings/ cobbler

Roast beef dinner with yorkshire pudding

or roast beef baguette

Chicken and vegetable pie

Roast pork dinner with yorkshire pudding

or pork bap 

(stuffing optional)

Battered cod/ steamed basa

Breaded basa with veg

Pasta bolognese with garlic bread

Chicken fajitas

Vegetarian option

Roasted vegetable lasagne & garlic bread

Quorn chilli con carne with boiled rice

Macaroni cheese with garlic bread

Quorn mince & dumplings

Homemade oaty cheese bakes

Potatoes

Wedges

Creamed

Oven roasted

Creamed  & roasted

Chips

Vegetables

Braised cabbage, cauliflower

Broccoli,parsnips

Carrots, garden peas

Swede, sprouts

Mushy peas

Sweet

Ginger sponge with white vanilla sauce

Rice pudding with jam

Chocolate & pear sponge with custard

Sultana/apple flapjack with custard

Strawberry shortcake with custard

Also available daily:

  • Filled jacket potatoes and sweet potatoes

  • A selection of baguettes, sandwiches, wraps, and salads

  • Homemade soup with a roll

  • Pasta with homemade sauces

For food allergies or intolerances please speak to a member of our staff about your requirements before ordering.