All children in Key Stage 1 will be entitled to Universal Free School Meals from September 2014 (these MUST be ordered daily).
However, for some of those children, schools will also be able to claim Pupil Premium, which will help provide further support for those children. The criteria for eligibility is the same as, and comes from, what is the free school meal criteria from Key Stage 2 onwards.
This criteria for eligibility is where parents/guardians are in receipt of one or more of the following benefits:
No other benefits qualify for free school meals from Key Stage 2 and or pupil premium for Key Stage 1.
To check eligibility, or to apply for free school meals click here and follow the on screen instructions.
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