Welcome to our School Association
Autumn Term Diary Dates
for activities being organised by our School Association
|Thursday 25th October 2018||Fun Day|
|Friday 9th November 2018||Bags2School|
|Tuesday 13th November 2018||Refreshments for Open Morning|
|Thursday 22nd November 2018||Refreshments for Open Morning|
|Tuesday 11th December 2018||Christmas Disco 5.30 - 6.30|
|Friday 14th December 2018||Christmas Fete 3.15 - 5.00 **|
Tombola items,(Year 2, 3 & 4) Jam Jars, ( Year R & 1) to be brought into school on
Friday 7th December as part of Non School Uniform Day
** Please note requests for
Cake on a Plate and Raffle Tickets, will all be sent out prior to the Fete
and to be brought in on Friday 14th December .
Also help on the day is always gratefully received.
Thank you in advance for supporting us with all of the events.
Next School Association meeting:
AGM Friday 12th October 2018 2.45 pm in the Staff Room.
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All parents are invited to come along and help our School.
Thanks to those who volunteered to organise and run stalls at previous
Christmas and Summer Fetes.
A massive thanks also to parents, friends, family and the children
for supporting these events.
Below are the events which were hugely successful
and we hope that we will have your contiued support
over the next Accademic School Year
Summer 2017 Fete raised a whopping £1368!
Lets see if we can beat that total this year.
The Christmas 2017 Fete raised £914
Sponsored Obstacle Course 2018 raised over £855
Silver Smarties 2018 to purchase extra reading books £538
The last "Break The Rules Day" was enjoyed by all and raised £407
Easter Treasure Hunt 2018 £300
Summer 2017 Disco £287
Winter Disco 2017 £263
Christmas Project 2017 £197
Bags to school 2017 / 2018 £158
Sports Day refreshments 2017 £132
Remember, all the funds raised, go back into our childrens' school
to help buy equipment, resources and fund special projects
to enrich the children's learning throughout the year!
What is the School Association?
The School Association (also referred to as the PTA) is a registered charity (Reg. 1110048) set up and run by parents of children who attend Stoke Prior First School. All work and events are conducted in their spare time on a voluntary basis.
The Association organise and run fundraising events throughout the school year. The sole aim is to support the school in improving the facilities and resources for the benefit of the school, with our children at the heart of it all. This is done with Mr.Satchwell and the teachers who lead as to where the extra funding would be of most benefit.
What is the money used for?
The PTA has given the school funds to help provide resources and equipment the school would otherwise have to finance from existing budgets, or do without.
Some of our contributions over the years have been:
How can you help?
There are many ways you can help us, from attending our meetings, helping us run stalls and events, to doing your online shopping!
Dates of our meetings are sent out through the schools text alert system and through the regular PTA newsletters
We are always keen to have other parents join us as we all want our children to have the best support through their school years with as many opportunities as possible.
If you can't spare the time to join us regularly, but want to volunteer some time please ask at reception and someone from the Association will contact you.
You can also support the school by doing your online shopping through the Easyfundraising website (see link below) or the App available in the Google Playstore and Apple AppStore.
Simply browse and shop on lots of retail sites including Amazon, Argos and many more. When you buy your items, the retailer contributes to our charity... It really is money nothing to provide our children with extra equipment and experiences!!
Click here for more information.