PTA

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What is the PTA?

Parents and Teachers Association.  Comprised of parents and teachers working together to fundraise for the school

Meetings!

We usually meet once each half term, generally in the Happy Hometime Club.



Who's involved?

Any parent and teacher who wants to be.

What do we do?

Raise money for the school by organising fundraising events that parents and/or pupils can be involved in.  Each year we hold Christmas & summer fayres, quiz nights, discos.  We're always trying to do new things, like a fashion show.  How about you come and give us some more ideas.....please

When do the PTA meet?

We usually meet once each half term, generally in the Happy Hometime Club.  Late last year we also had a coffee morning, and we're hoping to do another soon.

What happens at a PTA meeting?

We decide on future events, come and give us ideas.

What has the PTA fundraised for in the past?feedback loop

Outdoor reading corner in KS1.  Interactive whiteboards in every classroom.  Ice lollies on school sports day.  Outdoor shelter areas.  Assistance in paying for the school trip to see Jungle Book. Security gates

What is the PTA currently fundraising for?

Adventure playgroup equipment.  The school has a wish list and we do our best to fundraise for everything on it

Have your say!

Want to leave us some feedback? Visit our PTA Feedback page to leave us a comment! 

 

 

PTA Ball Menu

ptaThe PTA ball at Swinfen Hall is fast approaching! [Click here] to view the menu for the evening.

PTA Summer Best of British Fayre Saturday 7th July

This year's theme was a more traditional one, with lots of activity stalls like 'Beat the Goalie', 'Hook a Duck', 'Tin Can Alley', 'Balls in a Bucket' and 'The Stocks' which the children loved. A special attraction was Mr Worth in the stocks - he had around 500 sponges thrown at him, with the aim range getting closer and the water getting dirtier!

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Due to the weather forecast, majority of the stalls were in the Oaks Hall, cream teas, hot pork baps, tombola, raffle, Pluck a Duck, Lollipop Game, Lucky Dips, Jubilee Jars, Henna and Face Painting and Toys/Games.

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The Fayre was well attended, with everyone having a lovely time. We even had a visit from Firefighters in a Fire Engine, which was a great attraction.

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Thank you for all your support, the donations, helping to run the stalls and attending on the day. It would not be possible without. All the money raised will go towards enhancing our children's lives at school.

PTA Parent Disco

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PTA Quiz Night

ptaOur PTA are holding a Quiz Night on Friday 2nd March. For more information about the quiz and an update on how the PTA funds are being spent please [click here].

PTA Christmas Entertainment

Today Foundation Stage and Key Stage One had a special treat from the PTA for Christmas. Entertainer Steve Arnold came into school and showed us lots of tricks!

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Miss Breeze helped him perform a trick with the
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Pongo the bird

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Juggling with Pongo the bird. Mrs Ruffle giving Pongo the 'kiss of life'.

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Practicing his juggling skills. Practicing his juggling skills.

PTA Christmas Fayre

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PTA Newsletter September 2011

ptaPlease [click here] to see the September PTA Newsletter.

PTA End of year entertainment

A big thank you to our PTA who provided end of year entertainment for all our children. Foundation Stage and Key Stage One had a visit from Tombo the Clown and Key Stage Two enjoyed a disco. Lots of fun was had by everyone!

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PTA Summer Festival Saturday 2nd July

ptaOur Annual Summer Festival is on Saturday 2nd July. For more information please [click here].

PTA Dates for your diary

ptaPTA Events Coming soon!
  • 10th June Pamper Night 7pm-10pm
  • 2nd July PTA 50th Celebrations Summer Fayre
  • 1st October PTA Ball

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