ABOUT OUR PTA
Welcome to the PTA
We are a dedicated team of mums, dads and teachers across all year groups who work hard to:
•raise money on behalf of the school for “extras”
•provide FUN events for children, parents and teachers
•contribute to the sense of community within the school
All parents are automatically members of the PTA and we always welcome new parents to join the Committee. We are flexible and welcome all and any help you can give! You can contact us at any time by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
How you can help…
Come and join us on the Committee!
Become a ‘Friend’ of the PTA
Volunteer to help using PTAsocial
Do you have a ‘useful’ skill? (eg. craft, face painting, cooking…)
Can your company provide a raffle prize?
Can you sponsor an event/ provide printing etc?
Come along and support our events
Company matched giving
Give us feedback and suggestions on events and spending of funds
Gift Aid/ recycling/ easyfundraising/ name tags
Fundraising target update
Academic year 2014/5
Last year we raised £20,700!
The events we ran last year included: Christmas & May Fair, Discos – children & parents, Film nights, Mothers & Fathers Day sales, Family Photography Day, Christmas cards and mugs, Pantomime, Quiz Night, Camp out on the school field, and cake sales.
This was spent on: New playground equipment, various sports equipment across all year groups, swimming coaches for Years 2-6, music equipment for use in class, development of the nature area, Year 6 leavers gifts and party, iPads and iPods, an audio system, the nurture room, subsidising of school trips and experiences for all year groups.