THE LATHAM LUNCHBOX
LATHAM PRIMARY P&C CANTEEN
Latham Primary’s canteen is run by the Latham Primary P&C association. Bonnie is our paid Canteen Manager and, with help from parent volunteers, prepares and delivers our children’s lunch orders day in and day out!
Volunteers are the canteen’s most precious resource. Parent volunteers are always needed and much appreciated – find out more and sign up here – volunteersignup.org/3979D
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
→ When is our school canteen open?
The canteen is open Tuesday to Friday for all students (including Preschool). The Canteen is CLOSED ON MONDAYS.
Orders can be made via Flexischools.
The counter is also open for lunch service, serving wedges, icey poles, frozen ice cups, cheesy bread, popcorn etc. Students can use cash and we are also trialling a ‘cash card’ valued at $3 and $5 which can be purchased on Flexischools.
→ How do I order on Flexischools?
Please head to https://www.flexischools.com.au and set up an account. All orders are made through the Flexischools website and app. Orders must be in by 1pm the day before.
→ What if I have trouble with Flexischools?
Please email Flexischools on firstname.lastname@example.org or complete the contact form on the Flexischools website.
→ What if I have trouble with the menu on Flexischools?
→ How can my family discuss adding an item to the menu?
Please contact Bonnie via email or drop into the canteen to discuss.
→ We are having trouble with our lunch order, what do we do?
You can email Bonnie or call the canteen. There is always a solution to any problem.
→ My child is no longer able to have the lunch order that I have ordered?
Please call the canteen as soon as you know the lunch order is no longer needed. In most cases you can move the lunch order to the next day.
→ My child has food allergies – is there something they can eat safely?
The canteen has gluten, dairy, egg free products and while utmost care is taken to maintain food security there is no guarantees.
→ How can I volunteer in the canteen?
You can sign up to volunteer at the Canteen (or simply find out more about what it includes) here: volunteersignup.org/3979D
CANTEEN FUN FACTS
Did you know…
Where possible Bonnie pre-makes ingredients from scratch, using seasonal produce.
Recipes are often used for multiple menu options, such as: pizza sauce and pasta sauce; beef burger patties and meatballs.
Bonnie takes pride in her inclusive menu, identifying the importance of catering for allergy and cultural requirements.
The real breast chicken burgers are BACK! Katsu chicken made with panko crumbs – YUMMO!