Applications for Free School Meals and Assistance with School Clothing and Footwear for school session 2019/20 will be accepted from 1 July 2019 and should be made online via
It was agreed at a meeting of the Lifelong Learning Committee that from school session 2019/20 the eligibility criteria for School Clothing Grants for pupils in P1 and up to the age of 16 will be extended and aligned with the eligibility criteria for Free School Meals.  PLEASE NOTE: Children in P1 – P3  will  continue to automatically receive Free School Meals, however, if parents/carers are in receipt of qualifying benefits they must submit an application if they wish to receive a School Clothing Grant.