At Gipsy Hill Federation we encourage all pupils to have a healthy and balanced diet, based on the Food Standards Agency’s eatwell plate pictured below.
Our school lunches are provided by our own kitchens and prepared and cooked from fresh produce on the premises every day. We meet the Government standards for school lunches and recognise that the food our children eat is critically important to their health we are strongly committed to adopting healthier catering practices and to encourage healthy and balanced eating.
At Kingswood, Elm Wood, Paxton, Glenbrook and Fenstanton primary schools, the cost of school lunches is £10.75 per week. At Crawford primary school lunches are provided free of charge by the Southwark local authority.
Everyday, your child will be able to choose from:
- A choice of 3 main dishes with;
- 2 vegetable accompaniments, plus;
- A salad bar with up to 6 salad choices
- Fresh crusty bread
- A selection of hot and cold desserts
In addition, we offer an alternative selection of fresh fruit and yoghurts. All of our dessert items are suitable for vegetarians.