The PTA arrange various events and run regular activities throughout the year to help raise money to spend on improving equipment and resources to enhance our children’s education and the facilities in the school.
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(For all PTA diary dates please click on PTA calendar)
Summary of 2017/2018 fundraising below (refer to tabs on left for previous years) …
November – Christmas Puddings raised £TBC.
Thurs 9th Nov – Mrs Culham’s Cake Sale raised £110.56.
October – Personalised Christmas Cards generated 95 orders, income of £913.45 of which £225.40 was profit for the PTA.
Fri 20th Oct – Bag2School Textile collection raised £238.
Thurs 19th Oct – Family Lounge raised £118.56.
Thurs 19th Oct – School Disco raised £TBC
Thurs 5th Oct – Cake Sale, Mrs Coleman/Mrs Smith (LS) raised £123.80, and was a complete sell out. The class decided to spend their money on … a special gold star cushion for their ‘star of the week’ child, Special pens, Star wars figures, Secret Seven stories, Wooden train set, Playmobil spaceship, Dolls and a Traditional bingo game.
Summary of 2016/2017 fundraising below (refer to tabs on left for previous years) …
Thurs 20th/Fri 21st – Tuck Shop raised £133.00.
Thurs 6th July – Miss Alberti’s cake sale raised £111.91.
Fri 23rd Jun – PTA 2 pence pictures collected £267.50 the highest amount since we can remember!
Fri 23rd Jun – Upper School Stalls, raised £848.70
Fri 23rd Jun – Happy’s Circus raised £2104.62
Thurs 15th June – Cake Sale Ms Byatt (MS), raised £120.35
Saturday 10th June – Try-a-Tri, raised £2982.83
Fri 9th June – PTA Non School Uniform, £1 donations – raised £189
Thurs 18th May – Cake Sale Miss Slade (FS) raised £103.05
Thurs 18th May – Bag2School raised £240.40
Thurs 11th May – PTA Disco took £917.47 on the night and the Parent Creche had takings of £151.19, both are subject to costs.
Thurs 27th Apr – Cake Sale Miss Nowell (FS) raised £102.10.
Thurs 30th March – Miss Blackaby’s cake sale raised £91.40 which will be spent directly by Miss Blackaby after discussions with the children
Wed 29th & Thurs 30th March – PTA Easter Egg Hunts – lovely sunny days with 269 children taking part across the two days (numbers up on last year which had 226 children entered), total profit this year is £274 compared to £203 in 2016. A parent has also applied for match funding giving us a profit of £534.
Tues 14th& Wed 15th March – 2nd hand uniform sales raised £42
Jan & Feb Ad-hoc 2nd hand uniform sales raised £65.
Thurs 2nd March – Cake Sale Mrs Woolston/Mrs Gregory raised £120.15
Thurs 9th Feb – PTA Disco, takings were £1,038.35, after costs have been removed this works out as a profit of £574.35 to donate to the Air Ambulance.
Thurs 9th Feb – Parent Creche, after costs saw a profit of £176.80 to donate to Air Ambulance.
2nd February – Miss Riglar’s cake sale raised £128.62
27th January – Bags2School collected 1042kg which generated £416.80 profit to the PTA
12th January – Mrs Coleman/Mrs Smith’s cake sale raised £104.89, of which £76.70 was spent on books and lego
8th December – Mrs Dunn’s cake sale raised £134.28 and the money was used to adopt a Dolphin and also to continue their First News newspaper subscription
Christmas fayre raised £2710.38 from the day, plus a further £2100 match funding provided by Vodafone and £300 match funding from Sky.
2nd December – festive non school uniform raised £185.68 (this figure is included in the total fayre profits)
29th November – 2nd hand uniform sale during parents evening raised £52.70
Wrap a Present raised £750.00
10th November – Mrs Marshall’s cake sale raised £98.70
Personalised Christmas cards received 95 orders generating £227.83 for the PTA
20th October – disco took £1076.75 subject to costs and bar took £263.00 also subject to costs
13th October – Mrs Culham’s cake sale raised £128.86, of which £85.78 was spent on Art & Craft Materials for the class
Other Fundraising Schemes …
In addition to the various events organised throughout the year by the PTA, there are several on-going initiatives all aimed at raising more money towards equipment and activities for all the children of Aldryngton. Below we have provided information on various other ways you can easily help raise funds for your school.
Matched Funding is a scheme which lots of employers offer, please click on the link to find out more and/or contact your HR department for details … Matched Funding.
We are also extremely grateful to receive donations – cash, cheque, direct debit or via BT My Donate https://mydonate.bt.com/charities/aldryngtonschoolpta (contact PTA Treasurer for more details)