Healthy Eating Policy

Suggestions for your child’s lunchbox

  • Fruit snacks – puree pouches
  • Chopped Fruit
  • Cheese chunks cut from block
  • Grated Cheese
  • Fajita Wrap
  • Crackers/wholemeal crackers
  • Ryvita
  • Bread
  • Scones – fruit/brown/white/savoury (in moderation)
  • Soft Rolls
  • Burger Baps/Bagels
  • Yogurts (excluding chocolate/toffee flavour) / Actimels
  • Fruit Smoothies – apple, orange, fruit etc (low/no sugar)
  • Juice Drinks  – apple, orange, fruit etc (low/no sugar)
  • Sugar free cordial drinks
  • Soup
  • Pasta
  • Salad
  • All fruits and vegetables; eg chopped carrots, peppers, raisins
  • Sandwiches – chicken, ham, beef, tuna, egg, salmon, honey, jam (in moderation)
  • Dips such as low fat yogurt, cottage cheese or hummus
  • Rice cakes (with now top layer)
  • Pancakes (in moderation)
  • Custard (in moderation)
  • Muller/Ambrosia rice (in moderation)
  • Fruit Jelly made with fruit pieces & puree fruit juice (in moderation)

 We would discourage and ask you to avoid:

  • Cornered Yogurts
  • Nutella
  • Cheese strings
  • Frubes
  • Cereals
  • Cereal Bars, eg Frosties, Nutrigrain, Special K, Alpen, Rice Crispie squares
  • Chocolate
  • Crisps
  • Popcorn
  • Biscuits
  • Cakes
  • Buns
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Capri Suns or similar
  • Tuc Biscuits