WHO ARE WE?
The school has an active Parent Teacher Association that play a major part in funding many new initiatives within the School.
Grassington PTA is a registered charity. The group currently has an elected chair, Vicky Clark, and a team of parents who work alongside the school; we organise and run fundraising events for the school community.
WHAT IS OUR AIM?
Our aim is to use the funds raised to enhance the experiences of every child in the school, from improving sporting facilities to extending the range and access pupils have to excellent reading material.
WHERE DOES THE MONEY RAISED GO?
In recent years we have raised funds towards:
- New school library and books
- Playground markings
- IT equipment such as new i-pads and laptops
- Plants for school garden
- Decoration of school
- Subsidies school trips
Grassington PTA also provide book bags for new starters, gifts for our Y6 leavers, refreshments at sports day, refreshments after school performances, Christmas crackers for the Christmas lunches and a ‘gift from Santa’.
WHAT TYPE OF EVENTS/ACTIVITIES DO WE DO?
In the past couple of years we have organised the following events:
- Red Tractor Run
- Dickensian coffee mornings
- Summer Fayre
- Summer Tombola
- Sponsored events
If any parent has a suggestion as to what the money could be used for, please contact the Grassington PTA.
INTERESTED IN JOINING US?
Please contact one of our committee members or the school office who will direct your enquiry.
Chair – Vicky Clark
Treasurer – Sian Wheal