Online Payments for Food

Parents/carers can add funds to students accounts through the SIMS Agora website below. You need to register an account with Agora using an activation code supplied by an invitation email from the school:

Access to the site is given by a combination of email address and mobile number and these details must be the same as those held by the School.

Our Food Offer


At Chartwells, we take our responsibility of catering for today's children and young adults seriously.

We know it's not just the food on the plate that is important but a real understanding of health and nutrition too. Our simple set of commitments - Eat, Learn, Live - helps us to educate young people about how to have a happy, safe and healthy lifestyle whilst contributing to a sustainable world.

The dishes on the menu are freshly prepared everyday using quality ingredients that are responsibily sourced.

As well as our weekly hot lunch menu, we offer a great range of home made savoury snacks and a self serve salad bar. We also offer the following grab and go options daily:

  • Jacket Potato topped with Hot and Cold fillings
  • Stone Baked Pizza
  • Freshly cooked pasta with a selection of toppings
  • Home made soup
  • Selection of sandwiches
  • Salad bar boxes
  • Fresh fruit
  • Yoghurt Pots
  • Cold Drinks

Eat - Learn - Live


Our commitment is to delight our customers with great tasting food that contributes to their own wellbeing. Our team of nutritionists develop all our menus to ensure balanced, healthy choices that meet government food and nutrition standards.


Our commitment to enhancing the understanding, fun and experience of our customers and teams - creating the knowledge they need to lead a healthy life. Our educational programmes promote awareness of the importance and benefits of healthy eating to school children.


Our commitment to a safe and sustainable environment that supports the health and well being of our customers, clients and the wider community. Chartwells sources its produce regionally and seasonally, wherever possible, and always responsibily, safely and sustainably.

Special Diets

Special Diets are an important part of our catering provision in schools. We offer alternative diets for children with an intolerance to specific foods and to those who require an alternative choice due to religious beliefs. We cater for the following requirements:

  • Ethnic minority groups
  • Vegetarians
  • Food intolerance
  • Food allergy
  • Food aversion
  • Medical conditions

The Canteen Team

Canteen Team

Last updated by C.Wood Oct 2018