Free School Meals

Half Term FSM Provision

Manchester Council has agreed today to provide families eligible for free school meals a cash payment of £15 per child for half term. To claim this payment you need to click on this link https://www.manchester.gov.uk/info/200008/benefits_and_support/6302/apply_for_a_loan_if_you_are_in_financial_crisisand then click ‘apply for a cash grant though welfare provision’. You can apply for this up to 13 November. Please be aware that this link says loan but this is not a loan, it is a cash payment. There is no specific form for the free school meals payment so please ensure you click the ‘apply for a cash grant though welfare provision.

Have your circumstances changed due to the Coronavirus? Do you think your child may now be entitled to free school meals? If so please apply online at https://www.cloudforedu.org.uk/ofsm/sims/ This online checker will then notify Trinity if your child is entitled to free school meals, we will then update their school record . Once it is established that you are entitled to free school meals, you will be eligible to receive a £15 supermarket voucher each week via the government’s voucher scheme, whilst your child is not in school and a free meal each day when they are in school.  Please make sure that school have the correct email address for you as the vouchers are sent to you via email.

From 20 April you will receive your Free School Meal supermarket voucher by email. If you have not already provided your email address to school please email it to a.laming@trinityhigh.com along with your name and your child/children’s name.

You will receive your voucher at the beginning of each week.

What’s happening at Trinity High.

Read the latest news from our school.

Nov 25, 2020

Peer Teaching in MFL

From Head of MFL, Ms Jones: “Two Year 11 French students turned into teachers for one lesson last week. Crispin and Tejire were rewarded for their commitment to additional “Period 6” study sessions by being allowed to teach their classmates the following day. I couldn’t have been more impressed by the mature and organised way […]

Nov 25, 2020

School Council

From Head of Wallaby House, Ms Wilson: “Despite Covid restrictions, the School Council continues to run and contribute to Trinity’s school community in a lively way! Each year group is meeting in a separate “bubble”, generally during lunchtimes . Featured is a photo of the Year 8 “bubble” planning an assembly. The students thought deeply […]

Nov 25, 2020

Debate Mate Launch

Ms Wilson also tells us about the launch of Debate Mate: “We have been thrilled to launch Debate Mate this year, despite the challenges we are facing due to Covid 19. Students have been gathering in their year group bubbles after school to partake in the programme. Firstly, they were invited to a launch event […]

Nov 25, 2020

Bikeability!

Our Year 7s have been given the opportunity to start a fantastic new initiative this week – bikeability! All Year 7s have been offered the chance to take part in the programme, allowing them to gain cycling skills and an understanding of how to cycle safely on roads.   Read more in our newsletter…