Friends of St. Edward's PTA meeting: Friday 4th November 2022
It was lovely to catch up with the Friends of the school last week, we even had a new member!
We discussed upcoming events including:
- The Lottery Re-Launch
- KS1 Family Fun Night - 18.11.22
- Christmas Movie day
- Christmas Fete
Further details regarding the lottery and the Family Fun night are shown below. We are in the early stages of planning the Christmas Fete and will provide further details when we have some concrete plans.
Thank you in advance for your wonderful support.
The last PTA meeting was held in school on Friday 30th September 2022 at 8:45am.
- Discussion about last years' events and what was a success. A poster will be displayed on the website and in the front entrance
- PTA Lottery to be promoted further £1 a month and 50% is kept by the PTA and 50% won
- Non unifrom day £1 donation to the PTA on Thursday 20th October (on school website calendar)
- New member and recruits to be a focus as part of succession planning; A PTA rep will be attending the Reception workshop and Parents' evening face to face night
- 18th November at 5:30pm-Family Fun night for Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 families
- PTA will buy the goodies for the Movie morning in classes on the very last day before we break up for Christmas
- Christmas Fayre ideas to be discussed at the next meeting
NEXT MEETING FRIDAY 4th NOVEMBER @ 12:30pm in school-all are welcome!
Family Fun night Oct 2021
Welcome to the PTA Friends of St Edward's! You are most welcome to this page.
Our PTA Friends lead is Nisha Johal.
We have a number of parents who are associate members and support when they can and we are very grateful.
Unfortunately due to Covid, the PTA were unable to organise any events for the school for the year 2020 but we now are back to meeting virtually and in person!
The first big event for us is this year has been our family entertainment evening on Friday 15th October 2021.
5:30-8:00pm £10 for a family ticket
Children’s entertainer, disco and food.
What a great evening! 38 families attended and many staff came to support which added to that wonderful school community feel! The PTA raise £430 wow!! Thankyou to all who supported this event and you can see the photograph above.
Past events however have been amazing:
- Summer Fete-organised with school and parish
- Christmas Fete-organised with school and parish
- International Evening
- Easter Bonnet and Garden competition
- Discos with a theme
- Y6 Leaving disco and party
- Cinema nights
Thankyou to everyone who has supported in the past.
School have benefitted from:
- Updated Windows 10 hard-drives on the ICT suite machines
- New trolley and set of Ipads
- Gazebos in order to hold outdoor events
- New surround sound speaker system in the hall
- Licenses purchased for the Y6 musicals in the past
- The parking 'people' on Selly Park Road
We look forward to fundraising again this year for the benefit of our lovely school !!