Health and Well-being

Free School Meals at Bexleyheath Academy

Students at Bexleyheath Academy receive Free Schools Meals where their family receive certain welfare benefits. Families eligible for Free School Meals receive any of the following benefits:

  • Income Support

  • Income-based Job Seeker's Allowance

  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance

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

  • The Guarantee element of State Pension Credit

  • Child Tax Credit, provided you are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue & Customs) that does not exceed £16,190

  • Working Tax Credit 'run-on' - the payment someone may receive for a further four weeks after they stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit

  • Universal Credit - you must annually take home £7,400 or less in Universal Credit payments. This equals an average of £616.67 per month in net earned income (after deductions).

If your child does not currently receive free school meals, and you feel you may be eligible, please use this form to let us know.

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