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School Meals

School meals are provided by Olive Dining:

Olive Dining website


The school canteen has a weekly set lunch menu in place. Menus are on a three weekly rota. Week 1 starts at the beginning of each term.

To view each menu please select the links below.




Meal Deals

The canteen runs a series of meal deals for just £2.65. 

You must top up at least 36 hours in advance



Packed Lunches

Food and nutrition is very important in Forest Gate Community School. If you are giving your child a packed lunch please take a look at this website for ideas on how to ensure it is balanced and nutritious:

Loveable Lunchboxes

Advice for Parents

Breakfast Advice for Parents

Lunch Advice for Parents

Cashless Catering System

The school operates an entirely cashless system for students to pay for meals. Students are not able to top-up their accounts with cash. The system, +Pay on ParentMail can also be used to pay for other items. Please visit the following page for further information:

Communications and Online Payments

Free School Meals

To qualify for free schools meals, you must complete the online application form: