School Meals

  • Spring Hill High School we are pleased to offer freshly cooked meals from our kitchens.
  • Every site has its own kitchen and its own cook whose job it is to ensure that meals are child friendly, affordable and of high nutritional standard.
  • All staff members, including the Headteacher, are Food Hygiene trained.
  • Dishes are freshly prepared daily using quality ingredients. Meals are also prepared to meet the sensory needs of the students.

Meal Options

  • Different menus are organised weekly by the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) who works in the kitchen.
  • A main meal is offered daily. Students who do not want the main meal are offered a sandwich option.
  • A halal option and a vegetarian option are always available.

The Eatwell Guide

  • The Eatwell Guide is a policy tool used to define government recommendations on eating healthily and achieving a balanced diet.
  • Meals at Spring Hill High School adhere to this guide.


  • Meals are provided by the school for each student and parents/carers are not asked to pay for meals.
  • Offering a daily cooked meals falls in line with the Family Social Model that forms one of the theoretical bases of the school.

Packed Lunch

  • A packed lunch is always an option for those children who do not want the meals that are provided by the school. We are however a 'healthy school', therefore packed lunches must be healthy.
  • Packed lunches will be monitored by the site’s Deputy Headteacher. Use the Eatwell Guide for support.


“Staff help pupils to successfully rearrange in education. Pupils benefit from an education that enables them to achieve meaningful qualifications. Pupils feel safe and well looked after Parents say it has turned their children’s lives around and they now come to school happily and want to come every day. Pupils feel safe and well looked after. Pupils learn about relationships as well as keeping themselves physically and mentally healthy”

Ofsted 2022

Spring Hill High school is a unique school that is split across three sites

Spring Hill High School is located approximately five miles (8 kilometres) north east of Birmingham City Centre and two miles (3 kilometres) from Sutton Coldfield.

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