Pupil Premium

Your child may be able to get free school meals if you get any of the following:

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • The guaranteed element of Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit (provided you’re not also entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual gross income of no more than £16,190)
  • Working Tax Credit run-on - paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit
  • Universal Credit - if you apply on or after 1 April 2018 your household income must be less than £7,400 a year (after tax and not including any benefits you get)
  • A parent in the regular armed forces
  • Pupils who are Looked after Children (LAC). i.e. those in the care of the local authority.
  • Pupils who where formally looked after children (FLAC) i.e. those that were previously cared for by the local authority

How to apply:

Apply online using the link below


Telephone Bradford Council – 01274 432772

Write to: Bradford Council Housing & Benefits Reduction,

PO Box 1251,



In addition to the above, please feel free to contact Mr Cariss (email - ) if you wish to discuss this further.

Some benefits that your child may be entitled to:

  • £2.35 daily allowance for school meals (for children entitled to free school meals)
  • Targeted intervention classes
  • Funding educational trips & visits
  • Investment in IT – access to laptops
  • Mentoring
  • Revision skills
  • National Tuition programme providing additional tutoring in subjects including Maths, English & Science Vouchers for uniform