School Menu

At Waterman we employ our own well-trained staff to cook nutritious, tasty meals made from fresh local ingredients.  Children have a choice of three meals daily and they make their menu choices during morning registration.


Pupils in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are eligible for free universal meals irrespective of their family circumstances.


Summer Menu

School meals cost £2 per day.  Please ensure all payments are made on Monday mornings or the morning that the dinner is requested.  Please put the correct money in a sealed, named envelope.

 Our new summer menu wil be starting from the 16th of April.


- Week 1,2,3 Menus

- Allergens week 1

- Allergens week 2

- Allergens week 3


Are you eligible for free school meals?


Parents/Carers who are in receipt of certain benefits may be entitled to a free school meal award for their child.  More information about the process can be obtained from Essex County Council’s website.


- Essex County Council’s website


You should apply for free school meals if you receive any of the these benefits:

• We do sometimes have a special menu day.  Can we have the facility to add these as and when they occur.

• Income support

• Income-based jobseeker’s allowance

• Income-related employment and support allowance

• Support under Part V1 of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

• The Guarantee element of state pension credit

• Child tax credit, provided they are not entitled to working tax credit and have an annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue & Customs) that does not exceed £16,190


You will not normally be eligible if you receive any amount of working tax credit.




Waterman Primary School

The Boulevard






Tel .01702 546237



Enquiries:  Miss T Browne

Inclusion Lead:  Mrs J Fincher




School hours


Monday to Friday

8.50am - 3.10pm/3.15pm


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