Healthy Lunch Policy
Pupils have two opportunities to eat during the school day.
Suitable food and drinks.
Healthy lunches can include any of the
Wholemeal / White
Brown / White Soda Bread
Brown / White
Egg and Onion
Crispbread / Rice cakes
Unsweetened Fruit Juice
Sugar free Squashes
Salad veg e.g. lettuce,
Bars including cereal bars.
Sweets, chocolate, chocolate spreads.
Crisps, Chipsticks etc.
Popcorn (not because it’s not healthy, but because it is messy and hard
Peanut butter and nuts (due to possible allergy risk).
Health Promotion Department S.W.A.H.B.
Food Hygiene and Safety
pupil in the school should
have a lunch box with his/her name on it
No glass bottles or cans are allowed.
Noodles are not permitted as the use of boiling water is considered a
Bins will be provided for fruit waste, which will be composted.
Food wrappings and uneaten food will
be returned to the lunch box for children to take home.
Drinks should be put in small screw cap bottles – these bottles can be
taken home in lunch box and re-used.
If drink cartons and straws are used, they must be brought home by the
children, as they cannot be recycled in school.