Forms
Letters
Information Booklets
Term and Holiday Dates
School Meals
Clothing Grant

Contact Information

Address:
Sound Primary School,
Sound,
Lerwick,
Shetland,
ZE1 0LY
United Kingdom

Email:
contact us

Telephone Number:
(01595) 744982

Headteacher:
Mrs A-M Angus

Depute Head Teacher:
Mrs C Nicol (Early Years)
Mrs G McCulloch(P4-7)

 

 

SCHOOL LUNCHES

Lunch Menu

Information on the school menu will be updated as it is received from Education Services, who operate the school canteen. Menus can be down loaded from the link below or a paper copy can be collected from the school office.

Menus Session 2017 2018 - dinners cost £2.20 per day

Sound Menu May June 2018

Menus Session 2018 2019 - dinners cost £2.20 per day

Sound Menu Term 1 2018 2019

Sound Menu -Term 2 2018 2019

Sound Menu Term 3 2018 2019

Sound Menu Term 4 2018 2019

 

Lunch Payments for P4-P7 (All pupils in P1-P3 are entitled to free school meals)

 

Days

Dinner

1

£2.20

2

£4.40

3

£6.60

4

£8.80

5

£11.00

Milk Payments for P1-P7

Milk money is a one-off payment at the start of each term, paid on either the first or second Friday of the term. Milk for the school year 2017/18 will cost 90p per week. The cost per term is shown below:

Term Cost for Term
Term 1 £7.20
Term 2 £8.10
Term 3 £10.80
Term 4 £9.90

Free school meals

What are Free School Meals?

A Free School Meal is a school lunch provided free of charge by Shetland Islands Council to children from families on a low income.

Can my child get free school meals?

The new application form for the school year 2017/18 is now available at www.shetland.gov.uk/education/ClothingGrants.asp. Paper application forms are also available on request from Children’s Services, Hayfield House on 01595 743845. Completed application forms can be e-mailed to childrensservices-finance@shetland.gov.uk or posted to: Children’s Services, Hayfield House, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0QD.

Free School Meals/Milk and Clothing Grants are based on the applying adult being in receipt of an eligible benefit, as detailed below:

Benefit(s) Received

Acceptable Supporting Evidence

Award

Income Support

All pages of your current Tax Credit Award Notice (TCAN) or your most recent Income Support letter

Free School Meals/Milk & Clothing Grant

Job Seekers Allowance

(Income related element only)

All pages of your current Tax Credit Award Notice (TCAN) or your most recent Job Seekers Allowance letter

Free School Meals/Milk & Clothing Grant

Employment & Support Allowance

(Income related element only)

All pages of your current Tax Credit Award Notice (TCAN) or your most recent Employment & Support Allowance letter

Free School Meals/Milk & Clothing Grant

Universal Credit - less than £610 per month

All pages of your current Tax Credit Award Notice (TCAN) or your most recent Universal Credit letter

Free School Meals/Milk & Clothing Grant

Support under Park IV of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

Letter of confirmation from Home Office

Free School Meals/Milk & Clothing Grant

In care of the Local Authority Letter of confirmation from Social Work Free School Meals/Milk & Clothing Grant

Child Tax Credit only with an annual income of less than £16,105 (not working Tax Credit)

All pages of your current Tax Credit Award Notice (TCAN).

Free School Meals/Milk & Clothing Grant

Both Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit, with an annual income of less than £6,420

All pages of your current Tax Credit Award Notice (TCAN).

Free School Meals/Milk & Clothing Grant

Working Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit with an income greater than £6,420 but less than £16,105.

All pages of your current Tax Credit Award Notice (TCAN).

Clothing Grant

All pupils in Primary 1 to 3 are now eligible for Free School Meals. However, these pupils should still be included on application forms if they wish to apply for Free School Milk and/or a Clothing Grant.

What happens if my circumstances change?

If your circumstances change for any reason you must contact the Children’s Services Department as soon as possible:

If you receive a free school meal to which you are not entitled to you will be asked to pay that money back.

Who do I contact if I have any queries about Free School Meals?

If you have a query about entitlement to free schools meals you can contact the Children’s Services Department:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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