The PTA

All parents and carers are members of the PTA. The PTA meets each half term to plan events.
It’s a great way to meet other parents and raise vital funds for the school.

Meeting dates this year

PTA meetings 6.30-7.30pm in the Music Room, Main site (unless otherwise stated)

  • Thursday 20 September 2018 – Welcome new parents and committee members
  • Monday 8 October – PTA AGM and meet the school Governors starting at 6.30pm
  • Thursday 8 November 2018
  • Thursday 17 January 2019
  • Thursday 7 March 2019
  • Thursday 2 May 2019
  • Thursday 13 June 2019

Event Dates

Saturday 1 December – Michaelmas Fair 11-2pm
Friday 15 March – Quiz Night 6.30pm
Friday 28th June – Jazz Summer Fair 6-8.30pm


Contacts

Joint Chair

Nikki McNamara (Email: nikki.mcmutti@gmail.com)
Natalie Sodeu (Email: nataliesodeau5@gmail.com)

Joint Secretary

Maggie Gibbs – (Email: maggiegibbs@btinternet.com)
Sarah Cherry – (Email: sarahcherry@mac.com)

Treasurer

Deborah Durojaiye (Email: debo_durojaiye@hotmail.com)
Vacancy: 2nd Treasurer

Committee member and Quiz Night Coordinator

Carole MacLeod – (Email: carolemacleod@hotmail.com)

Committee member and Silent Auction Coordinator

Eva Lena (Email: evalena123@hotmail.com)
Carole MacLeod (Email: carolemacleod@hotmail.com)

Donations gratefully received for the Silent Auction Michaelmas Fair, deadline Nov 26th. Maybe you have a holiday home, an experience, tickets, vouchers or other to donate and we can auction off to raise much needed money for the School?
Please contact: Eva Lena or Carole MacLeod.


Supporting the PTA

Roles and Responsibilities

We appeal for help closer to the time, but it helps to have a list of supporters who we know might be willing to help. If you would like to be on the list for any of the roles listed below, please contact the PTA committee members as listed.

PTA publicists

Help with publicity, events, flyers, posters, photographers, film-makers and social media experts.

PTA chefs and bakers

Particularly for Michaelmas and Summer Fairs, but also for extra catering requirements, such as Quiz Night, Year 7 settling in evening and hospitality for school plays, concerts and governors meetings.

PTA Fair helpers

Michaelmas Fair – if you can help run a stall, or have great fresh ideas for new or previous stalls you have run, setting up and cleaning up (so welcome!)
Summer Fair– help run a stall in the sun, cook our barbecue, help serve drinks, food, set up and clean up (so welcome!)

PTA socialisers

Talk to new parents and serve refreshments at:
• Year 7 new parents’ evening.
• Year 7 settling in evening.
• Prize giving.
• Festival of Readings and Carols.
• Other concerts and shows.

PTA hoarders

We regularly call for the following items:
• Good quality vintage clothing
• Good quality second hand uniform
• Books in good condition
• Bottles for bottle tombola (full and empty)
• Donation of items for silent auctions

To join the team of supporters, email
Nikki McNamara (Email: nikki.mcmutti@gmail.com)
Natalie Sodeu (nataliesodeau5@gmail.com)
School link: Peter Jordan Deputy Head p.jordan@stmaryleboneschool.com