Friends of St Paulinus
The Friends of St Paulinus is a fundraising group made up of family members and staff who raise funds to provide extra resources and activities for pupils.
There are currently four fundraising events each year. There is a Halloween Disco, Christmas Fun ‘n’ Buns afternoon in November,a Mother’s Day and Father’s Day gift sale in school.
Dates of these events this year are:
- Mother’s Day gifts – TBC. Children can buy small gifts for £1.
- Father’s Day gifts – TBC. Children can buy small gifts for £1.
- Halloween Disco – TBC
- Fun ‘n’ Buns – TBC
Several meetings per year are held to organise these events and discuss other fundraising opportunities. Meetings are advertised in advance and parents and carers invited to attend or contribute ideas.
Money raised is spent on fun and educational activities and equipment for the children. These have included:
- Maths theatre show and puzzle day
- Playground equipment
- Lunchtime play and craft equipment
- Sports and exercise club equipment, school sports jackets
- End of school treats for Year 6
- Books for various reading schemes
- Tabletop games
- Christmas pantos
- Early Years – climbing frame, kitchen, play equipment
- Maths programme for the whole school
- Refreshments for Sports Day and St Paulinus Day
Fun and Buns
Fun & Buns session – EYU & KSI takes place on TBC
Fun & Buns session – KSII takes place on TBC