The Parents Association are very proud to announce that during the last 12 months we were able to donate over £39,000 to the school! In fact, over the last 5 years we have donated an incredible £105,000!!! This has benefitted all of our children at school. Thank you to all the parents, carers, children and staff at the school and also to the supporters that attend and help at our events for making this possible!!
Welcome to the Chingford Church of England Primary School Parents Association page. The Chingford C of E Parents Association is a non-profit charity run by the parents and carers of the school to help raise desperately needed funds for the benefit of the children. In addition to this PA page on the school site we also have another site. Please visit our PTA-Events site www.pta-events.co.uk/ccofe to volunteer to help at events and to purchase tickets for some of our events. The PA is incredibly proactive and we always welcome ideas, suggestions and comments from all of our parents and carers so please do get in touch with us directly via our email email@example.com Please note that all photos are checked and permission is given by the school before they are put on our school PA page. We also have a Facebook (closed) group - Chingford C of E Parents Association Group - please send a request to the group and we can add you!
Your Parents Association Committee members are -
Chair - Kelly Piper
Vice Chair - Debbie Torrie
Treasurer (acting) - Graham House
Treasurer (shadow) - Nicola Gillies
Correspondence and Communications Secretary - Debbie Torrie
Minutes Secretary - Lisa Bond
Events that are coming up. More information/letters to follow -
Non-uniform day for the children - Friday 28th June 2019. Please bring a bottle for the bottle tombola stall for the Summer Fair. On Friday morning there will be a table in the Reception playground, Year 1 and 2 playground and the Juniors playground. Thank you!
"Summer festival" summer fair - 13th July 2019 12-4pm
If you can help (even just for an hour) please email the summer fair team on firstname.lastname@example.org
DIY day - 20th July 2019 9am to 4pm - if you can volunteer your help to assist with some DIY jobs around the school please email us. Tasks will include internal and external painting, gardening and tidying up. All materials will be provided. At the end of the day there will be a BBQ to thank all the volunteers for their work!
Quiz night - 4th October 2019 at United Services Social Club, Kings Road, Chingford
Fireworks display - 2nd November 2019
Christmas Fair - 7th December 2019
Thank you for your ongoing support, time and donations! Please be proud by supporting all of our events from April 2018 to March 2019 we were able to do the following -
£250 - First aid training course for all children in Year 6
£215 - Welly rack for reception classes
£616 - Leavers yearbooks for every child in Year 6
£25,000 - Towards the funding for the air-conditioning at the juniors
£2,000 - School trips subsidy
£314 - Music trolley and instruments
£2,500 - Enabling Enterprise
£74 - Paint for murals and Bobby Moore stand
£282 - Frost film for the junior hall windows
£200 - Planting for Chingford in Bloom
£142 - Christmas crackers for all children's Christmas lunches
£5,000 - New library on the junior site
£35 - Books
£3,182 - Infant site sensory room.
From April 2017 - March 2018 we were able to give the school the following -
£2,110.00 - school trip subsidy
£3,557.00 - for the new pond area
£2,778.70 - for the sensory room
£142.00 - Christmas crackers for all children's Christmas lunches.
We have been chosen by the CO-OP as one of their charities for the year which ends on 1st November 2019. If you have a CO-OP membership card you can now go online and choose us as your charity! A lot of us regularly use the local CO-OP and by having a CO-OP card you can save money for yourself and your chosen charity! The points soon add up! This is a great opportunity for the PA to receive funding to benefit our school and children!
Latest total that we have raised with the CO-OP is approximately £2,545!!
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Our Club 100 has been revamped and is now the "Lucky 100"! You can sign up for either a monthly payment of £5 or £60 for a year. You will be assigned a number between 1 and 100. 3 lucky winners will be drawn on the last Friday of the month. Draws will take place on the last Friday of the month and start from the end of September. Sales will end one week before the draw date. You can purchase more than one number. You can buy your ticket on www.ptaevents.co.uk/ccofe If all numbers sell the monthly prizes will be :-
1st prize - £150
2nd prize - £75
3rd prize - £25
This will be revised accordingly if not all numbers are sold. Family members and friends are more than welcome to join in too! The money raised for the school will give each teacher £200 (if all numbers are sold) to spend on something special for their class throughout the year. Good Luck!!