Welcome to the OPJS PTA webpage!
Here we go with another year! After a fantastic fundraising year last year where we raised approximately £11000, we're looking to keep up the good work again this year!
All parents, carers, guardians and staff are automatically members of Oldfield Park Junior School PTA and are welcome to attend meetings. Please don’t be shy, we would love to see you there.
What does the PTA do?
Raises money through fun events and initiatives such as:
And much more!!!
Please contact us if you have any ideas for the new school year that would help us raise even more money for our school.
Spends its money to enrich the children’s education
This year we are saving to replace sports equipment, look into investing in a new play area as well as helping to maintain the amazing facilities we have got! It will be a significant undertaking, so if you know of any grants or match funding opportunities, please get in touch.
More recently we have contributed towards/purchased:
Subsidised school trips
IT equipment and software
Y6 Beach Party
Renovation of the school pond
Equipment for OPJS Playday
Table tennis tables
St John's Ambulance first aid training for Y6
Magazine subscriptions for the School Library
Helps the School
Helps with the Christmas and Summer Parties
'Meet the Teacher' evenings
Provides refreshments at the Christmas and Summer Production
Meetings are held on a regular basis so do keep an eye out on the School Calendar.
The current Members of the PTA are:-
Mrs Katie Payne - Chairperson
Mrs Gemma Weymouth - Treasurer
Mrs Jennifer Saunders - Secretary
Mr David Goucher - Headteacher
Miss Julie Butler - Deputy Headteacher
Upcoming Meeting Dates for the Year
Here's the most recent OPJS PTA Newsletter that contains all that you need to know about what we can look forward to!