We would like to say hello and welcome back to current and new parents.
The PTA has had a little change around this year and has a new chairman Bego Escorihuela and Volunteer Co-ordinator Helen Pravda. Below are our posters showing the committee members and class reps.
(Via our the PTA’s Facebook page, please note this is run by parents and the school is not responsible for content on third party websites)
School of Laughs Comedy Night
£10 per person – pay at the school office, with the PTA at school pick up or via https://localgiving.org/appeal/school-for-laughs/ (limited tickets available).
Come and watch some of Brighton’s best comics. Doors open at 7.30pm with full bar
Easter Cake Stall and Easter Bonnet Competition – Friday 5th April 2019
This year we are holding an Easter Hat competition. Please bring all your creations to the top playground before school. It will be 50p per entry.
Mrs Willard will then choose her favourite and winners will be announced after school at the cake stall.
We are looking forward to seeing your creations.
Mr Maestro, Mrs Cornforth and Miss Gates are running the 3 Forts Half Marathon to raise some money for Elm Grove Primary School. The half marathon is a tough, trail challenge but we hope to have a few laughs dragging each other up and down the hills.
We hope to see a lot of you at these events and there is always something you can help with. Should you want to join us and help, please send us an email!
Ways to help fundraise for the school
Through Charitable Giving
Did you know that the PTA is a registered charity?
Individuals, sole-traders and partners who make a donation to charity can claim tax relief. Limited companies who make a donation can reduce the amount of corporation tax they pay by the same amount. Full details of these schemes can be found on the HMRC website at www.gov.uk.
If you’re thinking of taking advantage of one of these schemes why not think of us? The money we raise is donated to the school for projects large and small that will benefit our children.
Charity number: 1144560
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Do you have a suggestion for the PTA?
Whether it’s a suggestion to make our events better, an idea for a new event or fundraising opportunity we would love to hear from you. And if you’d like to be more involved in the PTA we’d love to hear from you too! Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you (or grab one of us at the school gates!)