Manor Academy

Achievement, Engagement and Enjoyment.

Free School Meals


The Education Act of 2001 (as amended and consolidated by subsequent legislation) states that:

A Local Authority should provide a free school meal for a person registered as a student and whose parents/carers receive any of the following support payments:

  • Income Support (IS)*
  • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance (IBJSA)*
  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) Income Related
  • Child Tax Credit, provided they are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue & Customs) that does not exceed