The role of the PTA is to raise money to help the School provide materials,
resources and facilities for the benefit of everyone who uses the School and assist in building a community of parents and teachers.
The PTA is made up of
a committee of parents and teachers and is supported by a team of volunteers who give their time to organise, or help out, at events.
All parents and carers are welcome to attend PTA meetings.
If you would like to get involved in anyway or have a great fundraising idea please get in touch.
The 2017/18 PTA Committee
|| Penny Taylor
||Katie Ferry & Julia Benning
|Events & Fundraising
|Goring 10K Chair
|School Fete Chair
|Goring Craft Fair
Each year group has a Class Representative/s, they play a vital role in helping to facilitate communication and feedback between the PTA committee, the school and the parents/carers in their class. Encouraging their class to get involved in fundraising events and organising some social opportunities for their class.
||Liz Doherty & Freya Gardner
||Sarah Lewis & Jane Street
||Jacqui Mayer & Lisa Chick
|Years 4 & 5:
| Mrs Mitchell & Mrs Pipe
||Sarah Andrews & Liz Cusack
| Miss Slarks
||Sarah Walker & Ali Hannigan
| Mrs Monk
||Jo Gardner & Sarah Woolridge
The PTA funds the maintenance of many projects
such as the swimming pool, forest school, the repair of IT
equipment and trip subsidy.
In addition to these annual costs, the PTA has raised money for the school play equipment, the first set of laptops, the swimming pool
and many other facilities that our children enjoy.
Due to the amazing fundraising efforts of last year, we
have just confirmed we will be able to purchase new
laptops and smart boards for the school.
A massive thank you for all
Our fundraising targets for 2017/18 are to provide:
Minibus: the school mini bus is in desperate need of replacement.
This is a large target but the mini bus is crucial and without it children would be unable to attend activities outside of school. Estimated cost £30K.
Theatre Equipment: the PE hall needs refurbishment and the school would
like to provide staging, lighting and projector equipment
to give children's performances the WOW factor. Estimated
How You Can Help
can choose to join the PTA, take on a larger sub
committee role or help out
at one of the children`s end of term events.
support, baking, donating, gifting, watching, printing or
clearing up you can do is all appreciated. You can volunteer as much or as little time as you choose: It
all helps towards our fundraising targets.
Please let us know if you work for a company willing to support registered charities, e.g. through match funding.
The more we raise, the more our children gain. This is your PTA, raising funds for the children of the school, to support their education and school life in a variety of exciting and inspiring ways.
We currently have a vacancies for a PTA Committee Events & Fundraiser and 10k Treasurer. If you would be interested in either of these roles, or would like to get involved in any way please get in touch.
PTA Dates for your Diary
|Weekend 18th and 19th November
||Goring Craft Fair
||The PTA are delighted to be hosting this year's craft fair. Amazing range of local crafts and delicious refreshments will be available. All proceeds go to school activities and resources. For more information click here
|Saturday 25th November
||Thames Muddy Run
|| A fundraiser for both Goring and Streatley Primary Schools. The run is approximately 1.7miles. For more information please contact Jules Woodall
|Saturday 2nd December
||Goring Village Hall, 8-12pm. DJ and champagne raffle. organised by Friends of Streatley School. Tickets £10, Goring PTA retains £8 for all tickets sold through them. To buy tickets email Julia Benning
|Friday 15th December
|| An end of term treat, more details will be sent out via Parentmail.
|Sunday 4th March
||Entries now open, visit the Goring 10k website for more information, click here
|Saturday 23rd June
|| Roll up! Roll up! Lots of stalls, delicious food. Always a great afternoon, come and join in the fun.
Goring Primary School PTA Charity No: 279516