Friends of School

Who are the Committee?

Chair:  Gussie Kerr-Bonner

Secretary:  Angela Newton
Treasurer: Janette Bawden

How are they elected?

The committee are elected democratically as per the PTA regulations. We are a friendly and fun bunch who meet at school to discuss a variety of topics, but largely we work on the next event and scratch our heads as to what clever plan we can cook up to put more money in the till!

What are the aims of the Friends?

Our main mission is to ‘Involve the Community’ in order that we can rally support from contributors other than just parents and guardians of the school.
To have fun and do a little good!
Support the extra budgetary requirements of the school.

How is the money spent?

Over the years we have raised money for projects such as:

  • Interactive TV in Thatchers
  • The new playground surface
  • Our fantastic new playground canopy.
This year we hope to put our fundraising towards:

  • Guided Reading and class books for all 4 classes
  • New laptops and trolley.
Some events we have planned for the year ahead – Ladies Pamper and Shopping evening; Christmas workshop – wreaths and Christmas Cards; children designing Christmas cards; Beetle drive; disco;

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