Friends of Sharp Lane
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 and various charities in numerous ways.
We are now wanting to expand our social calender, to bring children, parents and the community together. We are always looking for new ideas social events and fundraising ideas. In September 2020, we will be relaunching the Friends of Sharp Lane with a new constitution, new logo and new members.
Previous events organised by ourselves are:
- Summer Fayre
- Christmas Fayre
- Car Boot Sales
- Asda Back Pack
- Bake sale
- Bingo, and lots more
- School discos
- And lots, lots more!
If you have any other ideas, please do let us know!
Over the years we have contributed towards/purchased:
- Reading books
- Microphones and audio equipment
- VCR headsets
- Art work/murals
- Sports kit
- Hall divider
- Costumes for plays
- Art work around school
- Buddy Bench
- Decorating the dining hall for Christmas and Easter dinner
- Providing refreshments at Parents’ Evenings and school plays
- Supporting themed days and events
- Supporting community events
- Making decorations for discos and providing refreshments
Charities we have supported…
- Children’s Cancer
- Equine Therapy
- Children’s Heart Surgery fund
- Children in Need
- Comic Relief/Sport Relief
We currently have a small but dedicated team of parents who meet each fortnight to plan events, but we would love more members. We are a friendly bunch!
Staff members include Mrs Smith, Miss Thompson, Mrs Gibbs, Mrs Hill and Miss Darwell.
If you would to know more, please contact school and ask to speak to Mrs Gibbs.
The ever so thoughtful Friends of Sharp Lane have donated 6 Christmas gifts to the Asda Christmas Appeal. The gifts will be distributed between local care homes; Victoria House, Nesfield Lodge and Middleton Park Lodge. We hope our elderly neighbours have a wonderful Christmas!
Christmas Card Competition - Please see the Christmas card templates below.