School Dinners

As a Healthy School, we provide good quality meals and encourage children to maintain a healthy diet, eat a balanced meal and try new things. School lunches are cooked daily here at Long Ditton St Mary’s.


Starting or Stopping School Dinners

If your child wishes to have school lunches, please complete a School Dinner Request School Dinner Request 2017 and return it to the School Office.

If you wish to change from school dinners to packed lunches, or from packed lunches to school dinners, the school office requests at least one week’s notice in writing or be email marked School Dinners to


School Dinner Cost and Payment

School lunches are payable in advance per week or up to half a term at a time.  As terms vary in length, amounts payable also vary and are detailed below.  Payment can be made in cash, by cheque to ‘Surrey County Council’ or online.  Thank you.

November – end December – 2nd half Autumn term 2017

From September, meals will cost £11.25 a week (£2.25 per day).  You may pay for up to half a term, which is £85.50 for the second half of the Autumn Term.

Payments made on-line, by cheque payable to ‘Surrey County Council’, or in cash are all welcome.

For more information on school dinners and to view the weekly menu, go online to Surrey school meals.