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The Academy at Shotton Hall lunchtime service

Free School Meals and lunch menus

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 £2.20 which is credited to their dining account every day as well as free toast for breakfast and a piece of fruit at break time.

Free school meals are available to pupils in receipt of, or whose parents are in receipt of, one or more of the following benefits:

  • Universal Credit (provided you have an annual net earned income of no more than £7,400, as assessed by earnings from up to three of your most recent assessment periods)
  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • The guarantee element of Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit (provided you’re not also entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual gross income of no more than £16,190)
  • Working Tax Credit run-on – paid for four weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit

If you think you could be eligible, please complete the downloadable application form at the bottom of this page and return it to Reception.

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

 

Mon

Tues

Wed

Thurs

Fri

Main

meals

Chicken curry with rice & garlic naan bread

Roast turkey dinner with Yorkshire pudding

Homemade chicken casserole with dumplings

Roast beef dinner with Yorkshire pudding

Battered cod with chips

BBQ pulled pork wrap

Roast turkey sandwich in a stottie bun

Homemade fishcakes

Roast beef baguette

Hearty beef stew

Vegetarian option

Cheese & pepper frittata

Quorn curry with rice

Vegetable chow mein

Quorn sausage pastry

Cheese and tomato pizza

Sweet

Banana slice with custard

Chocolate crunch with custard

Jam roly poly with custard

Lemon love cake with custard

Apple crumble with custard

Week 2

 

Mon

Tues

Wed

Thurs

Fri

Main

meals

Lasagne with garlic bread

Roast pork dinner with Yorkshire pudding

Chicken tikka masala with rice & naan bread

Roast turkey dinner with Yorkshire pudding

Battered cod with chips

Tandoori chicken wrap

Pork & stuffing bap

Beef burger in a bun

Turkey & stuffing stottie

Tomato & basil chicken

Vegetarian option

Quorn Bolognese with pasta

Broccoli & cauliflower bake

Vegetable pasta bake

Quorn Shepherd’s pie

Homemade cheese and onion quiche

Sweet

Homemade carrot cake

Pineapple upside down pudding with custard

Cornflake tart with custard

Blackberry and apple crumble with custard

Chocolate & mandarin sponge with custard

Week 3

 

Mon

Tues

Wed

Thurs

Fri

Main

meals

Mince & dumplings

Roast beef dinner with Yorkshire pudding

Chicken & veg pie

Roast pork dinner with Yorkshire pudding

Battered cod and chips

Breaded Basa

Beef baguette

Pasta Bolognese with garlic bread

Roast pork bap

Chicken fajitas

Vegetarian option

Vegetable lasagna

Quorn chilli con carne

Macaroni cheese with garlic bread

Quorn, mince & dumplings

Oaty cheese bakes

Sweet

Steamed ginger sponge with white vanilla sauce

Rice pudding

Chocolate & pear sponge with custard

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.