It gives us great pleasure to welcome you to Birchwood High Catering department. We hope that both parents and students will see that our aim is to provide fresh, high quality food, delivered and prepared on a daily basis, using local suppliers for our fruit, vegetables and meat. We pride ourselves on the choice and service offered to our customers.

We place as a high priority, the importance of implementing the Government's School Food Plan for school lunches in order to provide vital steps in fighting child obesity.

Together with lessons in Science, Food Technology and PE, we aim to encourage our students to lead healthy lifestyles, and actively support healthy eating and drinking throughout the school day.

We are proud to announce Birchwood High was awarded 'Healthy School' and also five stars in the recent Environmental Health inspection.

Our daily menu includes a traditional main meal with vegetables, a vegetarian choice, pasta and chicken wrap bar and jacket potatoes with various fillings. We also offer:-

  • A wide range of sandwiches and wraps
  • Cold pasta and salad pots
  • Yoghurt, fresh fruit and a selection of homemade cakes
  • Drinks including milkshakes, spring water and fruit juices

Opening Times

The café is open from 8.00am for breakfast, at break time and at Lunch time until 2.00pm. The monthly menu information can be found online and in students form rooms.

We hope that students will enjoy their food and mealtimes with us and please feel free to speak to us if your child needs help or has any special requirements.

Mrs R Bannington

Catering Manager