OUR SCHOOL CATERING
Mellors Catering Services
Mellors Catering Services is very proud to be the appointed contract caterer at Trinity School. We are an award-winning, established, family-run business that has been catering successfully for Primary, Secondary School and Further Education sectors across the North of England since 1995. We are the Contract Caterer of the Year 2017/18.
We strongly believe that healthy eating and good hydration will improve pupil performance and concentration and we pride ourselves on using locally sourced seasonal produce to provide the best quality food for your child.
Weekly menus provided by Mellors Catering Services have been planned to offer choice and variety for your child that doesn’t cost the earth. We provide hot specials of the day, fresh vegetables or salad, a vegetarian choice, hot and cold desserts, snacks and sandwiches, juices and drinks.
We also provide exciting high street food concepts and promote a range of popular Meal Deals. Sampling sessions are also held throughout the year to encourage pupils to try a variety of new foods.
There are also regular special themed menus showcasing food from around the world to offer a variety of food choices which are very popular with pupils.
School Food Standards
Mellors Catering Services is very proud to exceed School Food Standards, meaning we provide a balanced diet with the essential nutrients your child needs. Menus developed by Mellors Catering Services ensure your child is given the healthiest choices that provide them with at least two of the recommended 5-a-day portions of fruit and veg.
Special dietary information
Please contact the on-site catering manager, if there are any specific dietary requirements we need to be aware of. This could include salt/sugar/fat content, level of dairy products or allergy information such as wheat, yeast, nuts, etc.
Trinity School operates a cashless catering system which provides lots of advantages for the school, pupils and parents:
- Quicker service and shorter queues at lunch and break times
- No more looking for change every morning, accounts can be quickly credited online via the ParentPay system
- Discourages dinner money being spent in shops outside school for unhealthy snacks such as chocolate and crisps
- Automatic ‘Free School Meals’ allocation with students remaining anonymous
- Parents can receive reports of the use of the system
Trinity School offers Starbucks within the school from three separate outlets. Trinity school are proud to offer Starbucks Coffee on site.
At Mellors, not only do we want to provide your child with a nutritious meal, we want them to have fun! Whether its National baking week or Best of British, we will run themes to bring something new to the table for your child to try. Beyond the dining room, Mellors Development Chefs offer classes to teach children the basics of cooking. Danielle, Head of Nutrition and Food Development, delivers assemblies in schools on the importance of making healthy choices. She’ll even get them on the smoothie bike to whizz up some drinks for the class. We also have the Mellors Big Red Bus that can visit our schools to provide a truly unique dining experience!
Why not visit the Mellors website www.mellorscatering.co.uk for more information on the service they provide.
We operate 3 weekly menus (view below), and in addition to this we run at least one theme day per month. The weekly menus show the hot meal choices available every day both meat and vegetarian options with fresh vegetables as well as potato or rice choice. Should you wish to add one of our delicious desserts to compliment your main meal this is available for £2.15
Everyday there is also the option of Jacket Potatoes with fillings, TuGo Pasta with at least two varieties of nutritionally balanced sauces. We have also introduced Chicken Joes Boxes as a High St Grab & Go offer. This gives the option of a Hot Oven Baked Chargrilled Chicken served with Jacket Wedges. To compliment this we also offer Hot Chicken Naan Breads as well as Marinated Chicken Flatbreads with a choice of sauces. TuGo concept Pizza and a Street Food Offer Alternatively there will be an array of cold pre boxed sandwiches, pasta pots, cous cous pots, Boxed salads available in two different sizes as well as our Build Your Own Deli Bar, Freshly baked Baguettes and a range of Speciality Breads with a wide variety of Salads & Protein Items.
We hope you enjoy your Catering Experience at Trinity School. A representative from Mellor’s Catering will attend School Council Meetings and will welcome your feedback.
8.00am – 8.20am Toast, Toasted Crumpets, Cereal & Milk, Fresh Fruit pots
10.35am – 10.50am As above with addition of Pre Packed Sandwiches, Granola Pots, filled rolls, salad boxes, pasta pots, Garlic bread, Hot filled sandwiches, bagels, fruit teacake
12am – 1.30pm Daily Menu Choice, including a vegetarian option, fresh vegetables and choice pf potato / rice pasta option Deli Bar, Build Your Own Jacket Potatoes with various fillings Selection of Salads TuGo Pasta TuGo Pizza Chicken Joe’s Boxed Sandwich/Baguette & Wrap Range Hot & Cold Desserts Variety of Homemade Cakes & Biscuits