Lunch In School

Dinner Money
Dinner money is £2.10 a day payable on a Monday (£10.50 for a full week).

Cheques payable to OMBC.

School Dinner Menus

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Free School Meals


You can apply for free school meals if:

1) Your child attends a school maintained by a local education authority and you and your child live in the Oldham borough. (If you do not live in Oldham and your child attends a local authority maintained school in Oldham please contact your local council for advice).

2) You receive any of the following:

  • Income Support (IS)
  • Income-based Jobseekers Allowance (IBJSA)
  • An income-related employment and support allowance
  • Support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • Child Tax Credit (provided you are not entitled to Working Tax Credit) and have an annual income (as assessed by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs) that does not exceed the current year’s level
  • The Guarantee element of State Pension Credit
  • Working Tax Credit during the four-week period immediately after your employment finished, or after you start to work less than 16 hours per week.

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Reception / KS1

From September 1 2014 all children in reception, Year 1 and Year 2 in state-funded schools will now automatically get free school meals. This is an automatic ‘opt-in’ system and parents must advise the school if they do not wish to take advantage of the offer.

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Healthy Packed Lunch

Pick a healthier packed lunch! We've got loads of tasty and easy to prepare ideas that everyone can enjoy - and they're great value too.

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