Free School Meals Eligibility Checker
Help obtain government funding for your child's school in England.
Did you know the government gives additional funding to schools for those children entitled to free school meals?
Schools use this money to obtain additional staff and resources that help improve the quality of education.
To find out whether your child qualifies for free school meals, and hence whether their school would receive additional funding, please fill in the details requested on this site.
1. Click on the "Check Eligibility" button at the bottom of the page.
2. Create a new account or return to your account if you already have one.
(This will be the username and password you used to apply for a school place online)
3. Select local authority "Sandwell" and school "Hamstead Infant School"
4. Enter your details
If you don't have an account or can't remember the details just follow the "Create account" option and enter your details.
If it turns out that you do already have an account, the username and password will be retrieved for you after you enter your details.