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Friends of Barningham CEVC (PTA)


About Us

The Friends of Barningham School is a registered charity run by a group of willing parents and carers who raise money throughout the year to provide the school and the children with some little extras. Find out more at our Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/FriendsBarninghamSchool/

Our current goals are to purchase 6 more laptops and help to buy blinds for the school hall window.

Latest News

The Friends Committee are busy preparing for the Christmas Fair on Saturday 07 December. There will be lots of stalls, games, raffles, refrshments plus hopefully a visit from You-Know-Who? Want to get involved? Please ask in the school office.

We will be running a Table Top Sale on Sunday 24 November 9 – 12 in school. Why no rent a table space? £6. This was really great fun.Thanks to everybody who supported the sale. Next one in the spring term.

Don’t forget to bring in your old clothes for the Bags2School donation this week. Raised an incredible £80.

We look forward to seeing you for Tea & Cake (our favourite combination) on Friday 01 November in the afternoon. We raised over £80.

Please read our latest newsletter – showing our plans for this term.

Friends autumn newsletter 16.09.19

We can’t believe that it is the end of another year. Thanks to everybody for the hard work and support. See you in September!

newsletter 22.07.19

We were thrilled to see so many of you at the school Summer Fair on Saturday 22 June. The sun shone, fun had, burgers and Pimms consumed and over £830 profit made for the school. Amazing news and we are so grateful for the support. Our next event is the school disco this Thursday evening. Sheree Morris, Chair

summer newsletter 2nd half 2019

newsletter 07.05.19

Please read our latest newsletter!

https://www.facebook.com/FriendsBarninghamSchool/ Thank you to the Smartie Box challenge entries so far. Please return the full boxes to the school office as quickly as possible. We hope that your child enjoyed their Easter gift from the Friends? Bags2Schools collection bags to be returned on Thursday 09 May. There will be a clearly marked place on the top playground for you to leave your bags on the day.

And yes … Ice Cream Fridays will be back! Sheree Morris, Chair

Here is a copy of our Spring 2019 Newsletter!

spring newsletter 2nd half

We are looking forward to seeing you on Friday afternoon at the next Tea Afternoon in the school. Please bring your friends and enjoy a natter over a cake!

We hope that you had a fantastic Christmas and New Year. This term is a little quieter, but we are already planning another afternoon tea, a spot of pampering and a guest speaker surprise to keep us busy. The next meeting is on Wednesday 09 January, 9:15 start, at the Village Hall. Why not join in the fun… all are welcome! Sheree Morris

Thursday 13 December was our Christmas Disco. The children had great fun dancing, singing and playing games with Ade, the DJ. The evening was very well attended – and raised another £100 towards the laptop fund! Happy ChWe hope that you had a fantastic Christmas and New Year. This term is a little quieter, but we are already planning another afternoon tea, a spot of pampering and a guest speaker surprise to keep us busy. The next meeting is on Wednesday 09 January, 9:15 start, at the Village Hall. Why not join in the fun… all are welcome! Sheree Morris ristmas from our Committee Members!

On Saturday 08 December we hosted our Christmas Fair – and we really impressed with the positive support from everybody. Once expenses have been removed, we raised over £800. This will help our project to buy 6 laptops for the children. A HUGE thank you to everybody who baked, donated, sold, bought, cleaned and wrapped! Great to see so many new families joining us for the fun.

On Thursday 13 December we are hosting the Christmas Disco. Rabbits and Squirrels session is 6 – 7. Badgers and Owls 7:15 – 8:15. See you there!

Friends autumn newsletter 12.11.18

We are hosting our first Afternoon Tea on Friday 02 November in the school hall. Please join us and relax over a slice of cake from 2:30 onwards.

Welcome back after such a fantastic summer – the sun!

Plans for this term include:

Afternoon Tea on Friday 02 November

Christmas Fair on Saturday 08 December

Christmas Disco on Thursday 13 December

PLUS Ice Cream Fridays until the October half term (weather permitting)

Here is our first newsletter for this year:

Friends newsletter 10.09.18

An amazing turnout to support us at the Summer Fair on Friday 29 June. We raised over £700 towards the new laptops and the Badger class wildflower area.

ICE CREAM FRIDAYS ARE BACK! Why not enjoy an ice cream after school and start the weekend with a smile!

Almost 60 Bag2School donations were brought into school on 04.05.18 – raising money for the Friends as well as recycling unwanted clothes to charity! We raised £104!

Easter Tea – 23rd March 2018

A fabulous time was had at our Friends Tea Afternoon on Friday 23 March. We raised an incredible £240!

The laptops have arrived, and are already being well used by the children throughout the school
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Term Dates

  • 2019 - 2020
  • PD Days: 02 & 03 September
  • Autumn Term 1: 04 Sept - 17 Oct
  • PD Day: 18 Oct
  • Autumn Term 2: 28 Oct - 19 Dec
  • Spring Term 1: 06 Jan 2020 - 14 Feb
  • Spring Term 2: 24 Feb - 03 April
  • Summer Term 1: 20 April - 22 May
  • Summer Term 2: 01 June - 17 July
  • PD Day: 20 & 21 July

December 2019

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  • Dressing the CHristmas Tr…
  • Badger Swimming at Diss
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  • Rabbit Football Club
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  • Team Games Lunchtime Club
  • Badger Hockey Club
  • Owl Hockey Club
  • KS2 Hockey Club
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  • Rabbit Class Assembly
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  • Badger Swimming at Diss
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  • Team Games Lunchtime Club
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  • EYFS & KS1 Christmas …
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  • Homework Assembly
  • Party Time!
  • Rabbit Football Club
  • Squirrel Football Club
  • EYFS & KS1 Football C…
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  • Last day of term
  • Christmas Service at St A…
  • Christmas Lunch & Jum…
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  • Christmas holidays start
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December 2019

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
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2
  • Dressing the CHristmas Tr…
  • Badger Swimming at Diss
3
4
  • Rabbit Football Club
  • Squirrel Football Club
  • EYFS & KS1 Football C…
5
  • Team Games Lunchtime Club
  • Badger Hockey Club
  • Owl Hockey Club
  • KS2 Hockey Club
6
  • Rabbit Class Assembly
  • Y6 to TCC for Christmas C…
7
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9
  • Badger Swimming at Diss
10
11
  • Rabbit Football Club
  • Squirrel Football Club
  • EYFS & KS1 Football C…
12
  • Team Games Lunchtime Club
  • Badger Hockey Club
  • Owl Hockey Club
  • KS2 Hockey Club
13
14
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  • EYFS & KS1 Christmas …
  • EYFS & KS1 Christmas …
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  • EYFS & KS1 Christmas …
18
  • Homework Assembly
  • Party Time!
  • Rabbit Football Club
  • Squirrel Football Club
  • EYFS & KS1 Football C…
19
  • Last day of term
  • Christmas Service at St A…
  • Christmas Lunch & Jum…
20
  • Christmas holidays start
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