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School Canteen

The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School

The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School canteen team produces fresh home-made meals every day. The school canteen is absolutely cashless (payments are made via parent pay) which enables students to top up their accounts online or via machine located in the school.

The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School has an outstanding dining hall providing a variety of hot and cold snacks, meals and breakfast which can be bought from 11.00am.

A range of both hot and cold food is sold at morning break, a main meal of the day with a vegetarian substitute and a usual hot snacks and foods such as jacket potatoes which are served at lunchtime along with a dessert.

Make Healthy Choices:

The school only gives children baked chips once a week in order to promote healthy eating. The school provides a healthy and various diets so there is always a healthy choice of food available in the school canteen. The school’s nourishing and healthy school meals are good for children and promotes the intake of healthy nutritional balanced meals.

The school canteen provides fresh drinking water for students, and bottled water and other drinks. We also have a wide variety of cold sandwiches, panini’s, and wraps.

The school has a variety of sandwiches from Raynor foods which includes BLT, chicken and sweetcorn, tuna, tuna and sweetcorn, tuna and cucumber, cheese, cheese and ham, cheese and onion, chicken triple, chicken tikka, ham and egg mayo, Vietnamese style chicken, chicken salad, roast chicken salad, ham cheese and mayo, all day breakfast, egg mayo, chicken mayo, ham, chicken & chorizo, ham salad, mixed triple. We also serve a wide range of wraps which includes mozzarella pesto and tomato wrap, chicken, bacon, and guacamole wrap. In school we also have a range of snacks which includes the classic fruit salad pot and the carrot and cucumber with Houmous. In the school they also have a range of salads which includes tuna and sweetcorn, pasta and cheese and tomato pasta.

Wellbeing:

Food high in added sugar has been removed from the school canteen this includes fizzy drinks such as, Coca Cola, Sprite and Dr Pepper. This also includes sweet jams and biscuits for example, Digestives, Viennese whirls, Oat crumble and light buttered. Due to increased concerns over health and dealing with childhood obesity, sweets and crisps such as Ready Salted Walkers, table salt, sugar and chocolate such as: Mars, KitKat, Twix have been replaced with healthy options in the school menu which is based on a 4 weekly rotation.

Allergens:

Details about allergens is included both on this site and in the school canteen.

Food Hygiene:

The catering manager and the team are pleased to say that the kitchen holds the 5 stars food hygiene rating provided by the London Borough of Hillingdon Food Standards Agency. Five is the top of the scale which means the hygiene standards are incredibly good and fully comply with the law.

International week:

During international week we make different ranges of food from different countries ranging from Thai food, English food, Nigerian food, Caribbean food, Romanian foods, Indian foods, Polish foods, and Spanish foods.

Christmas Dinner:

Christmas dinner, which continues for 2 days in a row, the dish consists of turkey, stuffing, pigs in a blanket, and mixed vegetables such as peas and carrots.

Lunch:

  • Main meal = £2.20   
  • Meal deal 1 = £2.20
  • Meal deal 2 = £3.00

(Includes hot desert or water or fruit bag)

Morning Break:

  • Toast = £0.20
  • Sausage roll = £1.20
  • Bacon rolls = £1.20
  • Toasties = £1.20
  • Pizza = £1.00

Drinks:

  • Water = £0.85
  • Milk = £0.60

Grab & Go:

  • Sandwich meal = £2.20
  • Sandwich from £1.75
  • Wraps = £2.00
  • Panini = £2.20

Cakes:

  • Carrot cake = £0.60
  • Flapjack = £0.60

Pots/Fruit:

  • Fruit pot = £0.60
  • Jelly = £0.60
  • Fruit bag = £0.60
  • Apple = £0.40
  • Banana = £0.40