Bedlington Academy school meals

Free school meals and lunch menus

Free school meals

If you are in receipt of any of the following benefits your child could be entitled to £2.30 credited to their dining account every day. Your child will also be eligible to attend our breakfast club in the morning and receive a nutritious breakfast.

  • Income support
  • Income-based jobseeker's allowance
  • Guarantee element of state pension credit
  • Income-related employment and support allowance
  • Child tax credit and an annual family income that does not exceed £16,190.

If you think you could be eligible, call us on 01670 822 625.

Lunch menus

Our lunch menus now change every term to reflect the changing seasons, so make sure you check back every term to check out what's new. 

Week 1







Main meals

Chicken parmesan smothered in cheese sauce

Hot chicken stottie with stuffing and gravy

Roast pork loin with giant Yorkshire pudding

BBQ pulled beef wrap

Deep fried crispy cod with chips

Mexican style chilli with rice and tortilla chips

Homemade crispy battered cod fishcakes

Meatball melt sub drizzled with tomato and garlic sauce

Homemade corned beef pie

Italian style lasagne with garlic bread

Vegetarian option

Sweet tomato and basil spaghetti

Quorn korma with rice

Homemade cheese and onion pasty

Spicy vegetable chilli with noodles

Vegetable burger


Traditional steamed syrup pudding

Apple and black cherry crumble

Traditional ginger pudding with white sauce

Homemade chocolate crunch

Creamy rice pudding with jam sauce


Week 2







Main meals

Homemade minced beef and dumplings

Mexican style sweet chilli chicken enchilada

Roast chicken with stuffing and yorkshire pudding

Chinese style chicken curry with rice

Deep fried crispy cod with chips

Spicy paprika chicken strips served with soft noodles

Spaghetti bolognese 

Pork and beef meatloaf with gravy

Homemade steak and onion pie

Breaded oven pizza chicken 

Vegetarian option

Macaroni cheese

Chinese vegetable stir fry

Spicy quorn chilli with rice

Mexican style cheese, onion and tomato quesadilla

Vegetable spring rolls served with a Chinese curry sauce


Iced rainbow sponge

Homemade chocolate chip and mandarin muffin

Homemade iced lemon cake

Traditional jam roly poly

Cornflake tart

Week 3







Main meals

Beef casserole with a crispy dumpling

Spicy breaded chicken with mild curry sauce and rice

Roast beef and yorkshire pudding

Chicken tikka masala curry with rice

Deep fried crispy cod with chips

Creamy chicken and bacon pasta bake

Homemade cheese burger with side salad

Tandoori chicken wrap

Sausage plait

Grilled bacon chop with pineapple

Vegetarian option

Cheese, red onion and tomato quiche

Quorn lasagne with garlic bread

Homemade cheese and onion pie

Spaghetti Milanese  with salad

Homemade cheese and tomato pizza


Traditional chocolate sponge

Traditional apple pie

Swiss roll

Sticky toffee pudding

Homemade oaty flapjack


Week 4







Main meals

Lasagne with side salad and garlic bread

Homemade chicken nuggets

Roast turkey with yorkshire pudding

Chicken korma with rice

Deep fried crispy cod with chips

Chicken casserole with dumplings

Spaghetti carbonara

Pasta bolognese

Mince beef and potato pie

BBQ chicken melt with cheese and crispy bacon

Vegetarian option

Vegetable pasta bake

Mushroom korma and rice wrap

Cheese and tomato quiche 

Sweet tomato pasta

Homemade cheese and tomato pizza


Traditional iced orange sponge

Strawberry cheesecake

Toffee apple crumble

Chocolate fudge cake

Jam sponge

Also available daily:

  • Filled jacket potatoes

  • A selection of baguettes, sandwiches, wraps, and salads

  • Homemade soup with a roll

  • Pasta with homemade sauces

For food allergies or intolerances please speak to a member of our staff about your requirements before ordering.

Packed lunches 

We encourage parents to include healthy and nutritious food in students' packed lunches. Find lots of helpful information and packed lunch ideas here.