Our ethos is simple:

To provide quality, freshly cooked food, attractively presented to a high standard and at an affordable price.


The school dinners at Finlay Community School are £2.20 per day, provided and cooked on by Class Catering. Please see below for the latest lunch menu allergy information. 
School Lunch Menu

For more information visit: http://www.classcatering.co.uk/

Infant free school meals in England

Your child will be able to get free school meals if they’re in:

  • Reception class

  • Year 1

  • Year 2

In May 2016, the council's Access to Learning Team launched a new online portal that enables parents and carers to apply for free school meals across the county.


For more information and to make an application visit: www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/freeschoolmeals 

If you have any queries regarding this or the process of applying, please contact the team by email on pupilbenefits@gloucestershire.gov.uk or by telephone on 01452 425390.

School milk

If your child is entitled to Free School Meals then they can also receive milk for free as long as they are registered.


To register your child you can pick up a form from the school reception and return to FREEPOST COOL MILK or register online: www.coolmilk.com/parents 


Every day each class will have snack time following play time. In line with our Healthy School Status, we are encouraging children to bring in a healthy snack, ideas can be found on the link below.


Reception and Key stage 1 will also be given a piece of free fruit daily (Government initiative) and milk should you request it (link).


Throughout the day, all children will have access to a water bottle provided by school.