Free School Meals
If you are receiving benefits such as Child Tax Credit, Income Support or Universal Credit, you may be entitled to Free School Meals. Please make your application to Redbridge Council by visiting https://www.redbridge.gov.uk/schools/free-school-meals/
ParentPay is the market leading school online payment system that lets you make secure online payments by credit and debit card. You can also pay in cash at local PayPoint stores. ParentPay serves over 3,500 schools and helps over 1.5 million parents make cashless payments in schools for dinner money and activities like trips, clubs and music lessons.
The ParentPay school online payment system gives you a more convenient and flexible way to make payments to
the school. By making cashless payments you know that your money has reached the school safely. You can also view your account statement and payment history, check when payments need to be made and set alerts to tell you when to pay the school online. To access ParentPay, you will need to use the login details, issued to you by the school office.
School dinners must be paid for in advance, to avoid a debt occurring on your child's account. The daily cost for a school dinner is £2.10 or £10.50 for one week. You can choose to pay as little or as much as you like. Any unused credit can be refunded or transferred to a sibling.
For more information and to access your account, please visit the ParentPay website here or view their FAQs.