Lunches and Snacks

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Cooked school lunches are currently £2.10

South Malling Healthy Lunchbox Guideline

These are foods we would like to encourage children to have in their lunchboxes.

Mains:
  • Sandwiches/rolls/wraps
    Fillings: meat, cheese, fish, marmite, salad (no chocolate spread or jam)
  • Salads: pasta, rice, couscous, potato
  • Soup
Sides: 
  • Dairy products – cheese, Baby Bel, etc
  •  Fruit yoghurts (no chocolate content)
  •  Fresh fruit/dried fruit
  •  Vegetables
  •  Seeds
  •  Healthy cereal bars (low sugar/fat content)
Drinks:
  •        Water
  •        Fruit juice or smoothies
  •        Milk

In addition to any of the above only ONE out of the following on any day please.

  •        Bag of crisps
  •        Chocolate biscuit/small packs of biscuits
  •        Cake
  •        Processed food (e.g., Pepparami)
  •        Food high in fat/salt content (e.g., sausage rolls)

These foods are not considered appropriate:

  • Any confectionery (chocolate bars and sweets)  
  • Fizzy drinks

Snacks

We encourage children to bring in a snack to eat at playtime. This can be:

  • Fruit (fresh, dried)
  • Seeds
  • Healthy cereal bars (low fat/salt content)
  • Or any other healthy option  
  • Biscuits, crisps, cake, sweets are not allowed.
Water can be kept in a bottle in the classroom for drinking throughout the day. Juice is only drunk at lunchtimes. 
 
Fresh fruit and vegetables are always available in KS1 classrooms.