Date of Next Meeting
3.30pm Wednesday 6th February 2019 TBC
We need your help! Come and see what the PTA are all about and how you can get involved.
The Giving Machine is a website that donates funds to school and asks nothing in return!! It works by donating a percentage of any shopping done on line and covers over 400 retailers including; Tesco, Next, M&S and Argos.
Next time you’re online please log onto www.thegivingmachine.co.uk
and register an account selecting Finchale Primary as the beneficiary. Then when you do any online shopping, simple go to www.thegivingmachine.co.uk
first and select the website you want to shop from, they will then redirect you. By simply going to the website via The Giving Machine, they will donate a percentage of whatever you spend to school.
Events for 2018-2019
Friday 28th September 2018 Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning 9am
Thursday 1st November 2018 Halloween Disco
4.30pm-5.30pm and 6-7pm
Friday 30th November 2018 Christmas Fair
Wednesday 13th February 2019 Valentine Disco
KS 1 4.30pm-5.30pm and KS2 6-7pm
Friday 5th April 2019 Easter Egg Decorating Competition, Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Assembly, prizes provided by the PTA
AM - Egg Hunt for Children
1.45pm - Egg viewing
2.00pm - Year 1 Easter Assembly
Friday 21st June 2019 Summer Fair
3.30pm - 5.00pm
Friday 12th July 2019 KS2 Prom
Friday 30th November 2018
Funds Raised £701
The Halloween Disco raised £382 - many thanks to all of the children who bought tickets. Huge thanks also to the parent, staff and former pupil helpers.
Many thanks to all for your generosity, making cakes, donating baked goods and buying them.
We raised £400.58 for MacMillan Cancer Support.
We raised £881 from the fair and raffle.
Many thanks to you all for your generosity - this includes all of the volunteers giving their time to help, people donating items and of course the children, family and friends who came along to the fair. We hope you enjoyed this whole school community event.
Summer Raffle - Prize Winners
Digital Radio - Florence, Reception
Digital Radio - Elisha, Reception
Brancepeth Castle Golf for 2 - Jan Stothard
Whiskey - Finn M
Cava - Jenna
Tia Maria - Ticket 281-285
Toiletries - Ruby Y2
Toiletries - Lucy H
Toiletries - Callum M
Cava - Ticket 71-75
Port - Max Mo
Wine - Leo M
Wine - Max Ma
Wine - Fraser S
ALL PRIZES WERE CLAIMED.
Friends of Finchale once again gave us a day to remember on Thursday 29th March 2018 by providing the prizes for our Egg Decorating Competition and putting on an amazing Egg Hunt. Every child in school participated in the search for eggs and had huge fun! They all received a treat as an entrant or winner. Thank you to all of the parents who came along and ran the event.
The raffle in aid of St Oswald's Hospice raised £98.35 - THANK YOU!
Congratulations to the winner Mrs Carol Kelly (Grandma of Tom in Year 1).
Christmas Fair and Raffle 2017
Raised a fantastic £880
Well done and thanks to all involved!