As part of our new building, we have a state of the art new dining facilities and kitchen equipped to a very high standard. The restaurant will over-look the gardens with a mixture of modern seating and benching and a choice of hot and cold meals. There is also have a Café which offers a selection of ready-made hot and cold snacks and drinks, including hot drinks. Our catering partner, Caterlink who are based in Reading, provides a wide range of freshly prepared, healthy, nutritious and tasty meals and snacks to accommodate a range of dietary requirements including Halal on a daily basis, theming this in particular with the changing of seasons, national and international days and a variety of high street restaurants that the students will be familiar with.
In total, we have indoor seating for 251 (184 in the restaurant and 67 in the Cafe) with lots of benching within the garden and woodland areas for students to eat in the warmer months.
8.00am-8.45am: Breakfast Club
11.00am – 11.20am: Morning Break
1.00pm-1.50pm: Lunch Break
3.30pm-3.45pm: Snack provision for those staying later for extended learning and wrap around care.
There is a three week rota of menus for the students to choose from and a choice of lunches for those on Free School Meals. An maximum allocation of £6 has been set to cover the long day that some students stay at the school.