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Friends of Whitwell

I would like to say a huge thank you to everyone for all the amazing help, support and encouragement given to FWPS whilst I have been chairperson.  I have thoroughly enjoyed being part of the school and wish FWPS and everyone at school all the best for the future. Judy x  

 

EVENTS:

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - TUESDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 3.20 pm AT SCHOOL 

 

FWPS will need new committee members from September to enable events to continue to run and for much needed funds to be raised.  If you are interested in joining us please come to our meeting .  Without some new support, FWPS will stop running.

 

 

 

Friends of Whitwell primary School is run by a group of parent/Carer/Teacher/Community member volunteers.

We put on various events throughout the year to raise money for equipment, school trips and events, all for the benefit of our children and school.

Events throughout the year include:

 

  • school fayres
  •  discos
  • Film night
  • Treasure hunt
  • Ice cream stall in the summer

Our last project  has been to make the outside area of Miss Morris's classroom more exciting and stimulating for the children.  We have used monies raised to astro turf two areas,  bought cushions,  a storage unit, chalk boards and phonic sound stars all to help enhance the childrens learning.  We have also used paint and various accessories to add colour to the area Photos of the area are attached.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other equipment purchased over the last 8 years includes:

 

  • Foundation stage kitchen
  • Outdoor play equipment and garden furniture for foundation stage play area
  • Outdoor play equipment for key stage 1 and 2
  • Stage and projector
  • Outdoor music system
  • Storage equipment and furniture for classrooms
  • Sports kit for tournaments and MUCH MORE

 

We try to organise fun events for our pupils and family to enjoy and greatly appreciate everyone who helps at our events and those who support us by coming to events.  We are always in need of extra help and ideas. If you feel you would like to get involved then please come along to one of our meetings or leave a message at the school office and we will contact you.

Details of meetings and events will be advertised in school, by text and on the website.

If you are able to help at any of our events please let us know.
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