St Cuthbert and The First Martyrs' Catholic Primary School a Voluntary Academy

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Am I eligible for Free School Meals?

You can apply for school meals if you receive:

  • Income Support 
  • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance 
  • Income Related Employment and Support Allowance 
  • Child Tax Credit with an annual income of less than £16,190, provided they are not receiving Working Tax Credit 
  • the ‘Guaranteed’ element of the State Pension Credit 
  • support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (you will need to apply directly to the school or call the Education Service on 01274 439393) 
  • Working Tax Credit run-on (paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit) 
  • Universal Credit with an annual net earned income threshold of less than £7,400


How to apply for Free School Meals

You can apply for benefit related free school meals from Bradford Council on their website:

The process is very easy to follow.  You will need the following information:

  • Your Full Name
  • Your Address including Postcode
  • Your Date of Birth and National Insurance number
  • The full names of your children
  • The Date of Birth of your children
  • The name and address of their school

This application should be made by the person receiving the qualifying benefit.

Costs  2023-24



 £18.00 per term

payable at the beginning of each term.


In the interest of Health & Safety - it is important that all children  wear swimming caps. 

These are available for purchase from the School Office for £1.50.


Milk: Available to all classes  

Children under the age of 5 years are entitled to free milk. Please inform the office if your child does not want to have milk. 

Once children reach their 5th birthday and would like to continue to have milk then it will need to be ordered as below:

     To order and pay please contact Cool Milk on 08003213248 or register at 

Currently 27 pence per day supplied and paid to Cool Milk.


Cost of a School Meal

The cost of a school meal for pupils in Years 3 to 6 is £2.10 per day. 

Nursery meals at £1.90 per day.  

We operate Parent Pay in school for payment of school meals. 

Payment for meals must be paid on the day they are taken or in advance.


Universal Infant Free School Meals

Children in Reception and Years 1 and 2 are entitled to Universal Infant Free School meals which allows them

to have a free school meal every day.  Universal Infant Free School meals is not benefited related.

If you are entitled to, or think you maybe entitled to, benefit-related free meals please apply for these

as this will allow you to access other benefits as well. Information on how to apply is at the top of this page.