Free school meals will continue over the summer

Arrangements are in place to make sure free school meals are still available to all children who are entitled to them over the school holidays.

The list of venues for collecting takeaway meals will change slightly due to building work taking place in schools.

All Children Entitled to Free School Meals will receive a packed lunch or can pick up a takeaway hot meal and a breakfast cereal bar/cereal. Details on locations are listed below.

Serving staff will ask all pupils if they have any allergies. You or your child must inform school staff if this is the case.

The Secondary schools open for takeaway hot meal or packed lunch are:

  • Broxburn Academy
  • Linlithgow Academy
  • Inveralmond Community
  • St Margaret's Academy
  • St Kentigern's Academy
  • West Calder High School - NEW
  • Whitburn Academy

The Primary schools open for hot takeaway meals and packed lunch collections between 12pm-1.30pm will be:

  • Addiewell Primary School
  • Armadale Primary School
  • Balbardie Primary School
  • Bankton Primary School - NEW
  • Blackridge Primary School
  • Boghall Primary School
  • Bridgend Primary School
  • Carmondean Primary School
  • Deans Primary School
  • East Calder Primary School
  • Harrysmuir PS, Livingston
  • Howden St Andrew's Primary School, Livingston
  • Kirkhill Primary School, Broxburn
  • Kirknewton Primary School
  • Knightsridge PS, Livingston
  • Letham Primary School
  • Longridge Primary School
  • Mid Calder Primary School
  • Murrayfield Primary School, Blackburn
  • Our Lady's Primary School, Stoneyburn
  • Polkemmet Primary School, Whitburn
  • Pumpherston and Uphall Station Primary School
  • Riverside Primary School, Livingston
  • Simpson PS, Bathgate
  • Springfield PS, Linlithgow
  • St Anthony's, Armadale
  • St John The Baptist Primary School, Fauldhouse
  • St Mary's, Polbeth 
  • Westfield Primary School
  • Whitdale Primary School
  • Winchburgh Primary School
  • Woodmuir Primary School

The following Primary schools will now have a packed lunch service and can be collected from the delivery van:

All collections are between 12pm and 12.20pm unless stated otherwise.

  • Bellsquarry Primary - layby in front of school
  • Dechmont Infant School - main road in front of school       
  • Greenrigg Primary - main road in front of school  
  • Peel Primary - main school car park     
  • Seafield Primary - Cousland Terrace (Behind School) 
  • Torphichen Primary School  - outside school from 11.45am to 12pm only  - NEW       

All other primary schools are closed for collections.

A small number of children entitled to Free School Meals (FSM) who live at remote addresses will be contacted to offer help accessing these centres.