The Friends of Ewelme School (PTA) was set up in 1997 (Charity Registration Number: 1066698) and is our well-established and successful parent – teacher association.
The PTA run a number of fundraising events, from the popular Christmas Fair to Home Produce Sales and Rags2Riches4School.
In particular the PTA Sunday Teas, held once a month between March and September are renowned for our delicious cakes in the wonderful setting of our historic school.
If you would like more information or would like to get involved with this friendly group, please get in touch with the PTA Trustees, c/o Ewelme School Office.
The Committee: Chair: Mairead Monsen Vice Chair: Vacant Secretary: Zoe Dewar Treasurer: Kerry Sawyer School Rep: Yvonne Smith School teas rota: Zoe Dewar Committee Reps: Becky English, Emily Williamson-Pound, Jess Jones.
FOES are having a fresh produce sale on Monday 17th July, after the talent show in the playground.
We would be extremely grateful if you have any homemade items to donate…anything baked, any jams, eggs, veg / plants you’ve grown, flowers you’ve cut etc etc etc…..
Obviously all proceeds to Ewelme School and if you can’t donate anything, please come and buy it instead!
Debbie FarrelI will be in the playground Monday morning for any donations….and again in the afternoon for the sale. Many thanks in advance.
We will be hosting Sunday Teas on 10 September 2017 from 2:30-5pm.
9 July 2017 – FOES hosted the last ‘School Teas’ of the term and raised a respectable profit of £109 bringing the grand total of school teas fundraising to £1,202 for this year so far. A big thanks to the following servers: Kate Masters, Catrin Cuzen, Becky English and Zoe Dewar. A big special thank you too to Mrs Luker for her contributions on the day and the children who helped set up. Thanks too for all those lovely cakes, ice creams and those who came to eat them!
18 June 2017 – A huge thanks to Jane Smale, Charlotte Tyler, Pen Nixey and Shems Wilkinson for giving up their scorching hot Sunday afternoon to serve teas. It was a slow afternoon but they did a fab job of raising a further £89 for the FOES fundraising efforts. A special thank you too to Ollie Tyler, Elsa Nicholls & Samia Wilkinson for their contributions on the day. Finally, thanks too for all those lovely cakes and those who came to eat them!
21 May 2017 – The PTA raised a fabulous £198.80. A big thanks to the following servers: Banny Poostchi, Jane Smale, Amanda Wellbelove and Zoe Dewar. A big special thank you too to Izzy Wellbelove and Mrs Luker for their contributions on the day. Thanks too for all those lovely cakes and those who came to eat them! We had a perfect amount.
30 April 2017 – Raised an impressive £128.40. A big thanks to the following servers: Laura Gilroy, Rowena Watts, Becky English & Kerry Sawyer. A big special thank you too to Izzy Sawyer and James English for their contributions on the day. Thanks too for all those lovely cakes and those who came to eat them!
19 March 2017 – Thanks so much to all those who came to support the School Teas on Sunday – we made a fantastic profit of over £240! Also thank you to everyone who made cakes & savouries as we were overwhelmed, and the left over cakes sold in the playground yesterday to raise a further £20.
Raised in 2016 / 17
Chiltern Chase 2017 – tbc http://www.chilternchase.org.uk/
Chiltern Chase 2016 – £4,500
100 Club – £700
Christmas Fair – £452.86 – Christmas cards £144.50
Apple Pressing / Produce Sale £263.08
Mugs & Booklets £302.40
Please remember to sign up and use Easy Fundraising for any online shopping. If you do, the PTA will receive a donation from the retailers (it does not cost you anything extra). It is really easy to set up an account and to use, the website is www.easyfundraising.co.uk