Our school meals are provided by Lunchtime Company Limited.

To see the current menu CLICK HERE.

School meals are free for all children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 (known as a Universal Infant Free School Meal (UFISM)). Your child can still bring a packed lunch from home, they just need to tell the class teacher at morning registration.

Meals cost £2.80 for all Key Stage 2 children.

We have operate a payment system for lunches using Pupil Asset.  This will enable you to view your child’s lunch balance and make payments or pay in school with a credit card. To enable you to make payments, download the free Pupil Asset Parents app on your i-phone or android or via         www.pupilasset.com/apps/parents-app or log onto the portal site https://secure.pupilasset.com and follow the registration and payment instructions. The email you register with must be the same as the one we have on our school records. The minimum payment is £10 .

Lunchtime Company has been at the forefront of the school food revolution for many years.

We strongly believe that children should be reconnected with their food, where it comes from, how it is produced and why healthy food is important.

We only using ingredients that are ethically sourced and approved by The Soil Association’s ‘Food for Life’ programme; we also have an ongoing programme of training and retraining for our school chefs who cook everything on site from scratch.

We devise and design menus, in collaboration with school staff, that would appeal to everyone and would extend and stretch the taste sensations for all pupils.

We follow this by benchmarking service levels and creating a fabulous atmosphere.

Our food displays at Ermine Street Church Academy are now equal to the best that can be seen in restaurants on the high street.

We are consistent with our attention to detail – it has to be perfect!

We adopt an environmentally friendly practices through our operations to address waste reduction, energy and water efficiency and food distribution.

Fabulous food, outstanding service and bringing the best in school dining to the centre of Ermine Street Church Academy.

LUNCHTIMEcompany – A better Choice – The highlight of the day for everyone.



Irrespective of the age of your child you may be entitled to a Free School Meal (FSM) if you receive welfare benefits. You must apply for FSM, to do so please click here. In addition to the money you will save on meals, the school receives additional funding which we use to support your child in their learning.