News from the school kitchen

24 March 2020

In the first week of school closures, we’ve been gathering news from schools across the country so that we can share successes and challenges with the Department for Education

In our second letter to the Secretary of State for Education, we’ve celebrated the speedy response of the department and highlighted a few areas that need clarification. You’ll find the letter below. 

 

 

In other news ...

Department for Education

Updated guidance on free school meals during school closures

31 March 2020

DfE has updated guidance for schools on free school meals during school closures. First port of call is always your school caterer. If your caterer is unable to support, the voucher scheme is explained and DfE has settled on £15 per child per week.

Feeding children during school closures

19 March 2020

The Department for Education (DfE) has released new guidance for schools around Free School Meals (FSM) during the school closures

Charity Film Award Finalist

5 March 2020

Our Schools to Market film has been chosen as a finalist in the Corporate Cause category of the Charity Film Awards!