All schools in Clackmannanshire provide a lunchtime meal for their pupils. In certain circumstances these can be provided free of charge.
If you are in receipt of Child Benefit and one of the following benefits you may be able to claim free school meals for your child:
Pupils are eligible in their own right to apply for free school meals if they are aged 16-18 and in receipt of one of the benefits noted above.
Children in nursery aged from 2 years old upwards are eligible for a free school meal under the same eligibility criteria as school children where they attend nursery over the middle of the day (see above). Note that only ABC Nursery currently offers full day provision to 2 year olds.
In addition to the entitlements detailed above there are additional entitlements for nursery children with a parent or carer in receipt of
Children who are, or have at any point since their 2nd birthday, been looked after, or the subject of a kinship care or guardianship order are also entitled to a free meal where they attend nursery over the middle of the day.
An application form is available from all schools, local CAP offices and reception staff in Kilncraigs.
You can also view or download a Clothing Grant/Free School Meals application form from this page.
When submitting an application form, proof of income will be required (refer to the notes section of the application form).
Applications can be submitted at any time during the year.
The award of free school meals cannot be back dated beyond the date the application was approved.
Registering entitlement to free school meals also entitles your child to free milk at morning break and free breakfast (in participating schools).
Kilncraigs, Greenside Street, Alloa, FK10 1EB
Tel: 01259 452437 / 450000