sQuid: Cashless Payment

cashless payments for food, trips, resources & events

The School operates an entirely online, cashless payment system called sQuid.

PursesAll accounts contain TWO electronic 'purses'.

 1. CATERING PURSE: to top up payments for student catering at School,

2. TRIPS & EVENTS PURSE: to pay for school trips / competitions / textbooks / events / revision guides / contributions to charitable events / learning resources and all other payments.

Parents'/Carers' are asked to set up a sQuid account when they join the school via an email generated from no-reply@squidcard.com

If you cannot see this email, please check your spam/junk mailbox and add it to your safe sender list.

An indication of the most regularly occurring trips/events & their expected cost is available below:

Annual School Trips and Events (2023/24 to be published shortly)

To check if your child is eligible for free school meals, please select the following link:

Is my child eligible for Free School Meals?

The following guides will assist in most apscts of using sQuid:
REGISTER an account (for new Olavians)
LOGIN to the sQuid Online portal (check balance, make payments, top up catering purse, update details) 
DOWNLOAD the sQuid mobile App
HELP pages - sQuid online 


REFUNDS/TRANSFERS and other queries

TOP UP account

Already have a sQuid account from another school?

Simply add your child’s sQuid registration number and security code to your account on the ‘Users’ page.

Once you have created and activated your account, you will be able to access and manage your sQuid account online at anytime to:

  • Top up your account from your bank account, credit or debit card
  • Check your account balance
  • View your transactions
  • Update your details
  • Add further children to your account

General information regarding sQuid

Please refer to the sQuid web site for their full Terms and Conditions. 

If you experience any general difficulties with the workings of a sQuid account please contact sQuid via:


Should none of the above assist, please contact the School's Finance Department via email at:financeoffice@saintolaves.net