School meals

Cumberland Community School uses Olive Dining to provide both hot and cold school meals. Olive Dining is a friendly and efficient, family owned catering business, that has a strong reputation for providing great quality, delicious, healthy food.

Visit the Olive Dining website

National School Breakfast Programme

We are pleased to offer a free healthy school breakfast, available to all. We believe a healthy school breakfast can set up children to succeed and give them the very best chance to learn.

Breakfast is available from 7.45am - 8.15am in the school canteen.

You can keep up to date with the latest information on what is on offer in the canteen and give us feedback by visiting our Food at CCS website below.

Click to view Food at CCS


The school canteen has a weekly set lunch menu in place. Menus are on a three weekly rota. Week 1 starts at the beginning of each term.

Click to view Summer Menus

Meal Deals

The canteen runs a series of meal deals for just £2.65.

Please click here for details

Packed Lunches

Food and nutrition is very important at Cumberland Community School. If you are giving your child a packed lunch please take a look at this website for ideas on how to ensure it is balanced and nutritious:

Loveable Lunchboxes

Cashless Catering System

Cumberland Community School uses Parent Mail as their cashless system. All parents will have received a text message and email from Parent Mail with instructions on how to sign up to the service.

Please make sure that you have registered and topped up money on your Parent Mail account so you child can access food from the school canteen.

For more information see the video tutorial below which explains how to register online along with a link to the Parent Mail website.

Parent Mail 

Free School Meals

To see if you qualify for free schools meals for your child, follow link below and complete the online application form:

Newham Free School Meals