School Dinners

School dinners here at Firbeck Academy are provided by Apsens catering company.

The New Spring/Summer Halal (World) Menu 2024 and Aspens Information leaflet are displayed on the Website.

Free School Meals

Children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are entitled to free school meals as part of the Universal Infant Free School Meal Programme.

Children in Year 3, Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6 must pay for school meals.

If you child attends Nursery for the whole day and you would like them to have a school meal please speak with the school office.

Meals are charged at £2.60 per day and must be paid for in advance either by cash or bank transfer.

If you are a low income family and in receipt of any of the below benefits you may be entitled to claim Free School Meals:

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker's Allowance
  • Employment and Support Allowance (Income Related)
  • Gurantee element of Pension Credit
  • Support under section 95 of the Immmigration & Asylum Act 1999
  • Universal Credit with an annual net earned of £7400 or below

If you would like further information regarding Free School Meals, or to make an application please contact the school office or

Feed your family for £5.00

Breakfast Club

Firbeck Academy is pleased to provide a Breakfast Club which opens for pupils at 7.30am.

You can bring your child/ren to the dining room external door where our staff will take them from you and they will be offered a healthy breakfast of cereal, toast and drinks.

When children have finished their breakfast they have games and activities to occupy them before school.

Sessions cost £3.00, per child and must be paid for in advance (or on the same day) either by cash or bank transfer.

At the end of the session the younger children are taken directly to their classrooms when the school day begins, while the older children are released to walk up the corridor.

Please contact the school office for more details.

After School Club

Please contact the school office for more details.

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