World Book Day Winners 2018
voted for by the pupils in their classes, who all received a book donated by the PTFA
Just over £373 was raised from our annual Christmas hamper raffle, with E. Hadfield winning
the main Food & Drink Hamper and T. Evans winning the 2 First Class train tickets to London.
Thanks to everyone who supported this yearly raffle.
Our Mini Festive Workshop...
to make Magical Reindeer Dust made us a jolly holly £138
on Friday 14th October raised our biggest total yet for this event - a brilliant £252.87!! - Thank you
The weather held for us again this year with a fun filled afternoon including Punch & Judy, BBQ, KMX bikes, Raffle and Mr Flanagan having sponges thrown at him for most of the afternoon! The amazing attendance and support from parents and the local community meant that we raised over £1680 this year an enormous total so thank you!
This years fashion show by Red Frog Fashions took place on Monday 23rd May.
We sold nearly 80 tickets and raised £396.60 through refreshments and raffle - what a fabulous total!
The Junior pupils enjoyed watching 'Inside Out' whilst munching on popcorn.
Choccy Bingo March 2016 - £454 raised - thank you!
There was a packed hall again this year with some very lucky winners - thanks goes to Thorntons for sponsoring the event again.
Our thanks go again to Matt & Lisa Brewin for organising the evening - we saw a packed function room at Shirland Welfare raising £156 for PTFA funds.
Winners were 'Can't think of a name' and losing team (winners of the wooden spoons) were
'The Wright Stuff'.
Congratulations to the Winners of the Design a Snow Globe Competition December 2016
A superb amount of £357 was raised from our annual Christmas raffle, with
Mrs G. Rose winning the main Luxury Food & Drink Hamper.
Our infant children enjoyed watching The Snow Dog and The Snowman whilst eating popcorn and raised £90 at the same time!
The Halloween Disco at Shirland Miners Welfare 2015
on Friday 23rd October raised a Spooktacular £225.24!!
The school hall was transformed into the Solar System during the recent visit from Polestar Planetarium in which every child was able to take part - pupils and staff had and amazing informative experience.
A fun filled family evening with some lucky winners leaving with arms full of chocolate.
Special thanks to Matt & Lisa Brewin Quiz Masters Extraordinaire!
Winning Team 'No Eye Deer'
93 children attended the film night this year where they watched 'Muppets Christmas Carol' and
Thank you to everyone who supported us at the Halloween Disco. The turn out was great and we raised in excess £180!!!!!!!
Thank you to the Shirland Miners Welfare for your continued support and use of the function room.
Congratulations to the Design a Pumpkin Competition Winners
The 2013 disco raised an amazing £136.70. Thank you to everybody involved.
Thank you to everyone who had a clear out for our bags 2 school collection. It really makes a difference to our fundraising year.
Thank you to everyone who came to the Fashion show. A fantastic time was had by all and around £300 was raised.
A great result!
Andy Tooze 'The Poet from the Peaks' visited school on Monday 11th March to share his poems and work with the children to create their own. Every child at school was inspired to write a poem and at the end of the day they were shared and celebrated during a special assembly.
Our first chocolate bingo evening took place on Wednesday 20th March. The school hall was filled with families who had come along for a chance to win many impressive chocolate prizes.
As the evening moved on, the prizes got bigger, the tension mounted and excitement grew. It was a very enjoyable evening and over £250 was raised. Fantastic!
...Shirland Welfare for the loan of their bingo machine, Mrs Buxton for calling out the numbers throughout the evening, Sarah Naylor and Thomas and Eleanor Brewins Grandma, for the amazing cakes on sale, the PTFA for organising and volunteering in lots of different ways, parents and friends for the chocolate donations, Thorntons for the chocolate prizes and all the adults and children that supported the event by coming on the night.
During the interval the PTFA sold refreshments, Christmas gifts and lucky dip goodies.
At the end of the evening the luxury hamper raffle was drawn and one lucky winner went home with a very impressive and very luxurious hamper.
A big thank you to everyone who helped organise the event or donated items for the raffle prizes.