Rowhill School

School Meals

Pupils are not allowed to leave the site during the school day.

School Lunch

  • Lunch is available from the school canteen between 12.00 and 12.20. 
  • Meals are priced at £2.60.
  • The school operates a cashless catering payment system, please ensure there are sufficient funds on your child’s meal account before ordering a meal.
  • Lunch orders should be placed online via SCOpay or at reception first thing in the morning.
  • Please inform the School Office if your child has any food allergies or is entitled to Free School Meals.

Packed Lunch

Pupils who do not wish to purchase lunch in school may bring in a packed lunch from home.

Free School Meals

Your child might be eligible for free school meals if you receive one or more of the following benefits:

  • Income Support
  • income-based Job Seekers' Allowance
  • income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • the guaranteed element of State Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit, provided you are not also entitled to Working Tax Credit, and have an annual gross income, of no more than £16,190 as assessed by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (Parents who are made redundant or start working less that 16 hours per week, may find their children are entitled to free meals for a limited period.)
  • Working Tax Credit run-on - paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit
  • 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)

To check your child's eligibility for pupil premium or continued free school meals please use the online checking facility.

If you have any queries regarding eligibility or how the Free School Meal system operates at our school, please contact the School Office on: 01252 367500 or