Getting ready for UIFSM
The Department for Education has produced a series of helpful letters along with guidance on registration for Pupil Premium for LAs, heads, parents and school cooks.
The Department has written directly to Head teachers to help prepare the way for Universal Infant Free School Meals in September. To read all about it click here and go to the School Food Plan website.
In other news ...
Many food campaigners were feeling a little anxious about the future of universal infant free school meals with government finances being stretched to the limit and a looming spending review.
A campaign victory. The Government has announced it will continue to fund free school meals over the summer holidays.
School Food Matters is proud to sign a letter urgently seeking clarity on the status of the School Fruit and Vegetable Scheme, which has been suspended since March 2020.