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Kyson Parents, Teachers and Friends Association (PTFA)

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What is the PTFA?

The PTFA is a group of people who each year organise fund raising events to raise money to buy items for the school. These items are unfortunately not feasibly in their budget. These purchases aim to benefit all the children in the school. 

Dates for Your Diary

Dates for 2019 include:

Valentines Cake and Second Hand Uniform Sale - Thursday 14th February 2019, 3.00-3.45pm.

Mothers' Day Sale - afternoon of Friday 29th March 2019.

Achievements

Thank you to the PTFA for the lovely new pirate ship which was recently assembled on the school site, the children love it!

The recent PTFA Quiz Night was great fun and raised an amazing £560! This amount has enabled the purchase of some new football goals for the school field.

Thank-you for purchasing your child’s Christmas card design. As a result, the PTFA have raised a further £359.25 and along with all the others successful events this term, the school has been able to buy a complete PA and sound system suitable for indoor and outdoor events on grand scale. Thank-you!

The Halloween games and fun event raised an amazing £620. The Kyson Firework Display was another triumph and raised a staggering £1,638.

A very big thank-you to the parents who worked so hard in the organisation beforehand and also during the events. A great time was had by all!

Our Summer Fair raised the truly amazing sum of ................ £9,526.61! The school has
some exciting plans for spending this wonderful sum. 

In previous years the PTFA's fundraising has enabled the children to benefit from:

  • Kyson sports kit for two teams
  • 6 coloured picnic tables and game tops
  • Short tennis equipment for two classes
  • 2 Flexiscopes (microscopes that link to computers)
  • Keyboard and stand for Mrs Rea
  • “LegoWeDo” (programmable Lego kits)
  • Leaving gifts for the Y6 children 
  • 15 i-pads and trolley
  • Outdoor table tennis table
  • 10 laptops and trolley for Y1 and Y2 children
  • Blue sun canopy

Make a Donation via Gift Aid/Support An Event

If you can't attend an event but would like to still support it, we have an online dontation page via everyclick. Please click here * 

Equally, if you run your own business, or work for a company that has funds available to help charities and would be interested in sponsoring or donating, please do so via this link or get in touch with the Treasurer.

*If you are a UK tax payer you will be given the option to Gift Aid your donations which means for every £1 you donate, the PTFA will receive an exotra 25p from HMRC at no extra cost to you!

Who We Are/Contact Us

  • Chair - Frances Gilman
  • Vice-Chair - Mel Dodwell
  • Treasurer- Cathy Jacobs
  • Secretarys - Cat Morley and Laura Morton
  • Environmental - Charlie Zakss
  • Members - Clare Barnard, Kinga McCardle, Emma Grimwood, Jane Willis, Vicky Musson, Chloe Whyte, Fiona Mortimer-Wood, Emily Sawyer, Amber Christopher, Laura Morton

By Email: You can email us all at kyson.ptfa@gmail.com. 

By post: Kyson PTFA c/o Kyson Primary School, Peterhouse Crescent, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 4HX

If you are interested in joining the PTFA please get in touch with Emma, Hannah or Charlie. They have lots of exciting events planned for the year, but more ideas and help are very welcome!

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