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FWPS New Committee






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 or leave your contact details at the office.  Without some new support, FWPS will stop running.


29th April    Ashleys's charity Cream Tea  Whitwell Community Centre  1-3pm


11th May    ICE CREAMS to go on sale.  Fridays after school


18th May    Royal Coffee Morning!!  Whitwell Community Centre 9.15am - 11am


26th May    Coffee Morning at Whitwell Community Centre 9.30 onwards everyone welcome


5th June      FWPS Meeting 2pm at school


15th June  Summer Fayre  3.15-5.30pm


3rd July  Leavers Disco   Foundation stage and Keystage 1   5.45 - 6.45 pm children must be accompanied by an adult.  Keystage  2    7-8 pm children must be picked up by an adult at the end.  Entrance £2 per child tuck and glo sticks on sale.












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


Equipment purchased over the last 5 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.