Blackshaw Moor School follows – ‘Good Food In Staffordshire Schools’
All menus include a mix of hot meals with vegetables rice/pasta /potatoes. All meals are cooked and prepared on site from basic ingredients. Using recipes that are low in fat, sugar and salt and cooking methods that retain vital nutrients ensures that the meals provided are healthy and nutritious. We ensure colours and additives are kept to a minimum.
At Blackshaw Moor School we like to create an environment where young people feel they have the confidence, skills and understanding to make healthy food choices and mealtime interaction with others.
Water is always available on each table.
The current menu is also available to download below. Mrs. Jones would be pleased to discuss any concerns/queries you may have regarding school lunches for your child. The catering company have a form for dietary requirements should your child need anything different.
All meals are paid through Parent Pay. You can pick your child’s meals for the week or longer if you want to there are three choices each day a main course, a vegetarian option or a jacket potato. The cost of the school meal is £2.30. We ask that you keep your Parent Pay account in credit and not to let it go into a debt of more than £5.00.
If you are on Income Support or Income Based Job Seekers Allowance, your child is entitled to free school meals. You will be required to provide proof of benefit when making a claim.
Forms are available from the school office or your local Education Welfare Officer whom you may contact through the school.
Further information and menus are available at www.staffordshire.gov.uk/catering