Clare DEIS School To Join Hot Meals Programme

A Clare school is among 81 DEIS schools around the country which are to join the Hot Schools Meals Programme next year.

Minister for Social Protection, Heather Humphreys TD this week announced a a 3 million euro extension of the Hot Schools Meals Programme, which will benefit up to 16,000 additional primary school pupils.

The schools being invited to participate are currently availing of the cold lunch option under the School Meals Programme.


From January, pupils at Mullagh National School will receive a hot, nutritious meal every school day.