What We’ve Funded

2016-present

Please see below for an update on the PTFA spending for the last year:

  • Empiribox science scheme 10% contribution £793
  • Year 6 O2 young voices trip transport £500
  • Christmas presents for every child £200
  • Childrens university £300
  • 10 New class use cameras £1000
  • Forest school for every child £550
  • Update of school library £1000
  • Dyslexia books for ks1 & ks2 £700
  • Raising the beds in the sensory garden one for each class! £500
  • Hands on reptile experience for all children £400
  • Donation for “once upon a bus” interactive story telling bus for all children £1400
  • New school fish tank with fish and accesories £500

(2015-2016) As we come to the end of the academic year we have just £937 left in this years budget of £7000 please find below an update on the items funded this year:

  • Pond area clearance work £1781
  • Playground Equipment £178
  • New play kitchen for reception class room £295
  • Upgrade of the library (new books and accessories) £500
  • Plants for the sensory garden one bed allocated to each class £149
  • Forest school PTFA fun day for all children £540

At the start of the 2015-2016 school year, following some fantastic fundraising last year, the PTFA budget available for spending was £7000.  We have allocated the following donations:

  • Capital funding 10% contribution £720
  • Children’s School Council budget £200
  • Empiribox Science scheme 10% contribution £350
  • Children’s University resources £400
  • Petty cash for class teachers £350
  • Year 6 O2 coach £450
  • Christmas presents for all children £150
  • Road safety items (e.g. SLOW CHILDREN signs) £100

We are in the process of allocating the remaining funding and will update this page over the course of the year.

Through our fundraising events in the past years some of what we have funded are below:

  • Interactive Whiteboards
  • Desks & chairs
  • Trim Trail and other playground equipment
  • Computing equipment
  • PA system
  • New Books & library shelving
  • PE equipment
  • Christmas and year 6 parties for the children
  • Refreshments at most school events
  • Year 6 play funding
  • Regeneration of the pond area
  • Childrens University resources
  • Classroom resources
  • Childrens Christmas presents
  • Year 6 o2 trip Coach
  • 10% empiribox science costs