Around 4,500 pupils in Highland are receiving fortnightly vouchers to the equivalent of £15 per pupil, per week. This includes an average weekly increase of 50 pupils each week since lockdown began, according to Highland Council.
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By the time the summer school holidays begin, 67,500 vouchers will have been issued across the Highlands, amounting to more than £1m.
Argyll and Bute Council will also be opening 10 of its school kitchens from Monday, March 23, to ensure that children who are entitled to free school meals can continue to receive those meals.
Lochaline Primary was one of the schools that won the silver award.