Free school meals eligibility checker – click here
The process of applying for Free School Meals at Arena Academy is simple and straightforward and may be done online or via the School Office.
Parents/Carers/Guardians will need to be in receipt of one of the following benefits to be considered eligible:
NB: Working Tax Credits do not qualify you for Free School Meals unless granted to cover the four-week period immediately after employment ceases, or if the hours worked are less than 16 hours per week.
Free School Meals are available at Arena Academy to pupils whose parents or carers successfully complete the online application, using the below link.
From April 2018 any child eligible for FSM will be protected from losing their entitlement during the Universal Credit Roll out period which is expected to be March 2022.