All parents, carers, guardians and staff are automatically members of Wherwell School PTA and are welcome to attend meetings. Please don't be shy, we would love to see you there!
Our motto is ‘Many Hands Make Light Work’ and we are always trying to encourage new parents to join us. You can be involved as much or as little as you like. We hold meetings every month, but we understand that sometimes it is hard to come to all of them. Therefore, you could take one project on board and make it your own or put your name forward to help with at least one activity during the year.
We are passionate about our school and helping the children be the best they can be. Over the years we have raised money to help the school in numerous ways and with the funds raised we have been able to:
In addition we have paid for:
As you can see, the PTA plays an important role in making our school a much more fun place for the children and their families. But we cannot do it alone. We need all the help that we can get to make every event a succesful one. We are extremely lucky to have so many parents and friends of the PTA who are generous with both their time and resources. This has enabled us to hold some really successful fundraising and non fundraising initiatives like:
The current members of the School PTA are:
Joint Chairs - Gemma Thompson and Jo McMenemy
Treasurer - Sanet Bircham
Secretary - Georgina Donovan
Staff Representative - Andy King
Governors Representative - Sean Hutton