At Northview we work very closely with our school meals provider to ensure that all the food, which is cooked on our premises, is of a high quality. We offer a healthy, balanced and tasty 3-choice menu, which includes fresh food made from scratch.
Children are provided with:
There is always a vegetarian option available and our meat is Halal.
Our school meals, cooked on our premises, are of a high quality. They do not use:
Please click here to view the School Food Standards Guidance
For those children who may suffer from food allergies/intolerances, special diets are available on medical grounds. However, if such a diet is necessary a Hospital/Doctor’s report must be handed to the school office, who will inform our school meals provider.
We insist on excellent table manners so that everyone can enjoy this social time.
All children in school will receive a free school meal for the academic year 2023/24.
If you would like to come into school at any time to sample the food you would be most welcome.
Our Caterers, Chartwells, have provided some useful recipes for parents which can be found at: https://youtube.com/channel/UCyu3g1IGSmMJAqGQGOJr7MA
Please click here to view the School Food Standard Agency's, "A practical guide for schools, their cooks and caterers".
For those children bringing packed lunches from home, please provide your child/ren with healthy and nutritious food. A leaflet is available for each family taking packed lunches, which gives excellent ideas for parents to provide a good balanced meal. No fizzy drinks please and only pure fruit juice or water should be provided.
Please note: Parents are requested to avoid chocolates, sweets, cakes, nuts and nut products such as peanut butter, due to possible allergic reactions of others.
We provide a tuck shop at school, supplying apples, pears, satsumas, grapes, bananas and raisins. For this reason, sugary snacks are not allowed in school. Please provide your child with a water bottle every day for use in the classroom.
You can apply for Free School Meals for children who attend Brent Schools, either on-line at www.brent.gov.uk/freeschoolmeals or complete a paper copy which is available from Pupil and Parent Services, Chesterfield House, 9 Park Lane, Wembley, HA9 7RH. Forms are also available on request from the school office.
To be eligible for Free School Meals you must be in receipt of one of the following benefits:
You must provide your: