Thorney Close Primary School

Thorney Close Primary School

“Where Learning Blossoms”

Magic Breakfast

Magic Breakfast

Come to school at 8.45am to enjoy free Magic Breakfast 

We have managed to secure support from The Magic Breakfast charity to provide a free breakfast for all children for the next 2 years.

We will be able to provide cereals (cornflakes, rice crispies, shreddies and porridge) bagels and fruit juice to all children fro free every day.

Benefits of the Magic Breakfast

  • Every child will have access to breakfast which will give them a brilliant healthy start to the day.
  • It is free for every child without barrier or stigma
  • Vulnerable children are targeted to attend
  • Children will have a calm start to the day
  •  Lateness should reduce as children will be keen not to miss their breakfast
  • Children's wellbeing should benefit with that social time with their peers
  • Children won’t get dirty or have conflict before the start of the school day (as no one will be allowed to stay on the yard. All children must go straight to class entering on both yards which will be staffed at the door)
  • Children will benefit form extra learning opportunities between 8.45am—8.55am, led by the staff using the interactive whiteboards
  • Pupil progress should benefit as we will not have any hungry children who can’t focus on their learning and a calmer start means children are more ready to learn
  • The children will have the opportunity to try new foods throughout the year
  •  Family time should improve as there is no rush to prepare your child's breakfast
  • It should be fun to eat with your class and your teacher