Dates of Next Meeting/s
Upcoming dates for the Diary:
Tuck shop: Friday 25th May / Friday 29th June
Non-uniform day - Items for Toy Tombola :15th June
Non-uniform day - Items for Bottle Tombola: 29th June
School Summer Fair: Sat 30th June 12-3
Break the rules day: Friday 13th July
Parentkind (old PTA UK)
Friends of Lunsford School are proud members of Parentkind, the leading membership organisation for parent bodies across the UK. With Parentkind membership all parents can access a wealth of useful information to help with supporting both the PTA and school in providing the best possible education for your children. Register here to get started.
Lunsford Primary School-Membership number: 64709
What has FOLS funds been spent on?
The Trim Trail
Fencing to extend Reception class outdoor area
Fencing between playgrounds
Play & outdoor equipment and lots of Sand for yr1 and yr2
Outdor Storage units for yr1/2
Cooking Eqp for Forest School
Helped towards the costs of building Matilda & the Tree in Reception
Sofa for the Library
Storage units and baskets for the Library
Christmas Gifts for Each Class room
Set of Rain/ Puddle suits & hanging rail for Reception class
What have we been up to this year?
Organising the start-up of Forest School
McMillan Coffee Morning
Harvest Festival Refreshments
Monthly Tuck Shop
Second Hand Uniform Sales
Infant & Junior Christmas production refreshments
Class assembly refreshments
Arranging and sourcing the Bike & Scooter Rack
Christmas Card designs
Christmas fair and revamp of Secrets room
Stall at the Larkfield Community Christmas Lights Turn on
Mother’s Day events
Easter Cup cake decorating classes
Donation collecting and Gift Aid claims
Organising the Quiz night which was cancelled.
Father’s Day Mug designs
Stall at the 'Larkfield on the Rec' Fair
Organising the School Summer Fair
Raffle prize collecting
Submitting new applications for Grants
Writing up and submitting impact reports for grants we have received
Replying to Questions and request from Children
A big THANKYOU goes out to -
• All parents, Children, Staff and the local community for their help and support.
• Tesco- Bags of Help and Groundworks
• Aviva Community Fund
• Ernest Cook Trust
• Lloyds Bank Employee matched funding
How you can help???
Anyone can sign up and use the links and codes below- all proceeds benefit every child at Lunsford so feel free to share with friends and family.
Hive Lotto the community lottery helping raise money for the good causes close to your heart. There are prizes up for grabs every week, including a whopping £25,000 ...
****Win £25,000****How would you like the chance to win up-to £25k every week while at the same time helping the school and the wider local area we live in??
The Lunsford Hive Lotto page is now Live! Please click on the link to find out more. For every £1 ticket you buy, the school receives 50p and if you win the top prize of £25k the school will get the same amount.
You can sign up to play as a one off, pay 4 weekly, quarterly or even yearly in advance and for as many or as few entries as you'd like. Its simply and easy to set up.
Purchase an annual membership at the reduced rate of £29.99 and Kidspass will donate £5 to FOLS.
Kids Pass offers children and their families amazing discounts at Top UK Attractions.
There is an easy app you can download which will gives you instant access to great offers which you can filter by location or type including:
• 40% Discount on Cinema tickets
• Discounts at Go Ape, Digger land and various other attractions
• Kids Eat free at various restaurants including Prezzo and Pizza Hut, Bella Italia and Giraffe
• Family Holiday offers and Hotel discounts.
Just purchase by clicking through the link and start making savings straight away.
Stamptastic have recently changed the way you should order your items to help raise funds for FOLS. Instead of using the code previously provided, you should now follow this unique link to place your order:
These stamps really are amazing and will stamp almost anything quickly and easily and remain on labels wash after wash. They stamp water bottles, lunchboxes, bags, hats and caps, jumpers and shirts, pencil cases almost anything you can think of and last for ages...
Did you know that when youre shopping online you could be raising a free donation for Lunsford School?
There are over 3,100 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation, including Amazon, John Lewis and eBay and it doesn't cost you a penny extra!
It's as easy as 1, 2, 3...
1. Head to https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/lunsfordprimaryschool/ and join for free.
2. Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first to find the site you want and start shopping.
3. After youve checked out, that retailer will make a donation to your good cause for no extra cost whatsoever!
There are no catches or hidden charges and Lunsford Primary School will be really grateful for your donations.
Thank you for your support.
Lunsford Primary School Fundraising Ideas
Help Lunsford Primary School raise money by using easyfundraising.org.uk every time you shop online.
The Giving machine
Similar to Easyfundraising above - Raise money for the school while shopping on line. Follow the link and shop as normal. (School Code: 32478)
Providers of FOLS Banners and Stickers:
FOLS is a registered Charity
Please find our Charity certificate below (This is already showing on the fols page). Our registration number is 1174321
Can you help- Do you have any ideas or suggestions ?
Please contact us via Email, leave a message with the School office or catch us on the Playground.
Contact us: Fols2016@outlook.com
Chair - Sarah Cole
Secretary - Faye Pearce
Treasurer - Naomi Keeling