Heckmondwike Grammar School catering is provided by Mellors Catering Services Limited.

Meal deals are available for £2.85.  A meal deal is either a main meal (hot or cold) with either a pudding or a tetra drink. A Street Food Grab and Go meal deal includes a homebake and water or fruit juice for £2.85.

The school has 3 catering outlets; the main dining room (MDR), the senior common room (SCR) facility and the Jo Cox Centre (JCC).  Generally the main dining room is for Years 7-10 and main school breakfast service, the SCR facility for Year 11 and the JCC for the Sixth Form.  At times year groups may change outlets subject to service, staffing and events in school.  There is a breakfast, break and lunch service.  Breakfast is only available in the main dining room and JCC, break and lunch in all 3 venues.

Full Price List

Main Menus

Menus are displayed in the catering venues. The main dining room and SCR facility menus are on a three-week rota. At times the catering provider may need to vary these menus subject to any supply chain issues.  Any changes will be displayed in school. Special gluten free food is available as per the menu below but must be ordered beforehand.  Please contact the Catering Manager for how to arrange this.

Main Menu Gluten Free Lactose Free

Week 1 is w/c 4 Sep 23, 25 Sep 23, 16 Oct 23, 13 Nov 23, 4 Dec 23, 8 Jan 24, 29 Jan 24, 26 Feb 24, 18 Mar 24, 22 Apr 24, 13 May 24, 10 Jun 24 and 1 Jul 24.

Week 2 is w/c 11 Sep 23, 2 Oct 23, 31 Oct 23, 20 Nov 23, 11 Dec 23, 15 Jan 24, 5 Feb 24, 4 Mar 24, 8 Apr 24, 29 Apr 24, 20 May 24, 17 Jun 24 and 8 Jul 24.

Week 3 is w/c 18 Sep 23, 9 Oct 23, 6 Nov 23, 27  Nov 23, 18 Dec 23, 22 Jan 24, 19 Feb 24, 11 Mar 24, 15 Apr 24, 6 May 24, 3 Jun 24, 24 Jun 24 and 15 Jul 24

Theme Menus

Diwali – Thursday 16 November 2023

Access to the main dining room is on a year group and house rotation.

All catering payments for Years 7-11 are via ParentPay, please contact [email protected] if you need any assistance with ParentPay.  As well as ParentPay the Sixth Form have the additional option of credit card payment.

For anyone who thinks they are entitled to free school meals please contact Kirklees Council, you can apply online at  This also applies to students living outside Kirklees.  We strongly recommend parents of students eligible for FSM ensure their child has monies on their account in case they overspend.

Mellors is a family run, award-winning catering company.  They cater for more than 300 schools across the North of England.  All of the food is freshly prepared on site daily by the fantastic catering team.


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Other Information

Family Recipe & Activity Pack

Nutrition Fact Sheet – Buying British, Buying Local

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