All parents/carers of children at Forestdale Primary School are de facto members of the PTA. The PTA aims to support school activities, organise social events and to raise valuable extra funds for the school used to enrich every child's education.
If you would like to become more involved with the PTA, or have a fundraising idea, please speak to one of the Committee members or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For up-to date information on events, ticket sales and finding ways to volunteer please click on this new link
Chair- Jane Lee
Katy Mills - Secretary
Funds raised in 2017/208 bought:
- An outdoor gym, similar to that in Lloyd Park but on a smaller scale
- New Football Nets
- Girls' Football Kit
- Crackers for the Children's Christmas Lunch
- Christingle Supplies
- Year 6 Leavers T Shirts
- New Urns
- A Table Football for the Robins Club
- A Defibrillator
- Piano for the School
Parents can support the fundraising activities by helping run events and by donating cakes, chocolate and bottles for the various tombolas and discos. Events organised include discos, Christmas, Easter and Summer Fairs, pantomime tickets, fireworks display. Details are on the school calendar and more information can be found on the PTA Facebook page, Forestdale School PTA.
In 2017/2018 the PTA raised £12,052.23!
We have an action packed time ahead. Dates for the diary are:
17 OCT SCHOOL DISCOS (INF & JUNIOR)
02 NOV FIREWORK NIGHT DOORS OPEN AT 5.30PM, DISPLAY AT 7.00PM
16 NOV MUFTI FOR CHRISTMAS MARKET
24 NOV CHRISTMAS MARKET
06 FEB SCHOOL DISCOS (INF & JUNIOR)
22 MAR MUFTI FOR EASTER FAIR (CHOCOLATE DONATIONS OR £2)
26 MAR MOTHER'S DAY GIFTS
03 APR EASTER FAIR
FATHER'S DAY GIFTS COMPLETED IN CLASS
14 JUN MUFTI FOR SUMMER FAIR
29 JUN SUMMER FAIR
10 JUL SUMMER DISCO (INF AND JUNIOR)
17 JUL LEAVERS DISCO
09 OCT SCHOOL DISCOS (INF & JUNIOR)
02 NOV FIREWORKS
23 NOV CHRISTMAS FAIR
Over the summer holidays PTA members helped build our wonderful Peace Garden.
Summer Fair Fun
Thank you to everyone who came to the Christmas Fair. The reindeer and the Giant Snow Globe were very popular indeed!
Our fantastic fireworks display raised lots of money!