The PTA would like to thank the children who took part in the Easter colouring competition which was sponsored by the local Co-ops. The winning posters were displayed in the windows.
The winners were – Evelyn-Rose , Kai, Alfie, and Ralph in KS1. In KS2 the winners were -Grace, Isaac, Nancy and Rachel. All the winners received Easter eggs from the Co-op managers.
The PTA held an Easter fair on the last day of term and raised just under £160. There was an Easter Bonnet competition which was judged by the Chairman of Birchington Parish Council; Neville Hudson. Other attractions included face painting an Easter hunt, BBQ and ice creams. The Easter Bunny was there to meet the children and have photos taken.
The PTA have been busy raising funds with discos and an after school fun event. These have made £445 in total.
The PTA are always looking for new members and helpers to come along to support the events we put on and we are always open to new ideas to raise money for the school.
If you would like to contact us, please ask at the office for Lesley Green or see Phil Fellows – Chairperson.
Future events - the Summer Fair – Saturday 30th June from 12 till 4pm, weather permitting.
The PTA consists of :
Over the last year, the PTA have been raising money to purchase equipment for the school, and to benefit the children.
The PTA contribute annually to the upkeep of the school minibuses, and pay for the school panto and crackers.
In the last year, the PTA have paid for shelving in the new library, sports coaches to work with children at lunch breaks, play equipment, the fish tank in Oasis, wet play games. The PTA are currently contributing towards a cover for the Reception area, and towards the purchase of tablet computers for KS2 children.
The PTA hold events throughout the year to raise funds for the benefit of children in the school. These events include-
The PTA are open to all parents and carers, and are always looking for new fundraising ideas and members.
If you would like to be involved please contact us through school.