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Fordley Primary School

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School Meals

School Meals

All Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 children are entitled to a free school lunch.

School lunch price is £2.15 per day - £10.75 per week

School lunch price from September 2017 will be £2.15 per day - £10.75 per week.

Please click on the link below to view a copy of the School Lunch Menu.

New School Lunch Menu's:
Catering Services Lunch Menu - Week 3
North Tyneside Council has come together with Joinos to offer you an online, convenient way of paying for and receiving information about school meals.
Please click on the link below to be taken to Joinos log in page:
To receive regular updates please register even if your child is eligible for free school meals.  You should also register even if your child sometimes brings a packed lunch as you will be able to check the days they may have taken a school meal.
There is so much you will be able to do online, either from the comfort of your own home or on the move .......
Keep up to date with important school meal information from Catering Services.
See the dates your child had a school lunch.
Personally manage payments for school meals by debit or credit card.
Check your child's school meal account balance.
Receive regular reminders when your account needs topping up.
See the current menu and receive advance notice of new menus.
Joinos can be accessed on PC, laptop, tablet or smart phone.
To register you simply need to go to the website and enter your unique Joinos code (this will have been sent to you).  Help screens are available to guide you through the registration process.

Why should you choose a school meal for your child...
Our aim is to provide value for money, varied, nutritious, balanced meals for your child to enjoy.
We want your child to feel relaxed, well fed and safe at dinner time.
Just look at the choice available on the menu, your child can choose a 2 course meal and sugar free drink.
Our friendly cooks are trained to high health and hygiene standards. They use the best quality ingredients to prepare fresh, tasty and healthy meals daily.
By committing to a regular school meal you are making an important contribution to your child's present and future health.
Our cashless systems can give details of your child's choice at lunchtime.
The School Meal Price is £2.15 per day (£10.75 per week)
We request that this is paid for in advance, on a Monday, for that particular week's meals.
You can pay weekly, monthly or termly for school meals and you may qualify for free school meals - to find out more, a booklet can be obtained from the School Office or you can contact North Tyneside Council Catering Services on 0191 643 2288
You can now pay for your child's school meals with your debit or credit card, therefore taking away the stress and strain of remembering to have cash available each Monday morning.
Payment can be taken over the telephone between the hours of 7.30am - 8pm, Monday - Friday.
To make a payment by debit/credit card or to speak to someone regarding your child's account please call (0191) 643 2888.
Food is prepared on the premises and we offer a home cooked meal including a vegetarian option each day. The menu is designed to encourage a balanced diet. Children are encouraged to make healthy choices. The meals are eaten in the downstairs hall of the main building. The meals currently cost £2.15 per day, £10.75 for the week. The administration of school meals is the responsibility of the Schools Meals Service. Contact details can be provided by the School Office

Dinner Money
We no longer accept cash/cheque payments for school dinners via the school office. 

Free Meals
If you think your child is entitled to free school meals, contact Free School Meals on (0191) 643 2288.

School Milk
Cool Milk are a company who order our school milk.  All children under 5 are entitled to free milk but parents will still have to register on the Cool Milk website to be able to receive their free milk.  If you would like to order milk for your child, please see below:
You can order your child’s school milk in just 3 simple steps   
  1. Register your child online at  or pick up a registration form from reception and return it to FREEPOST COOL MILK 
    (no other details required). 
  2. Milk usually costs around just £15 a term. By registering online, you’ll be able to make a payment straightaway. If however, you return a registration form by post we will send you a payment request. If your payment is received by a Tuesday, your child will receive milk the following week.
  3. Your child will start to gain all the nutritional benefits from a daily serving of chilled milk in the classroom.
Reception Sports Morning - Tuesday 21st June at 9:30. Y3 and Y4 Sports Morning - Wednesday 22nd June at 9:30.