Minions’ Tropical Fun Day

Great news – the Gwyn Jones PTA summer fair – Minions’ Tropical Fun Day – is on Saturday 25th June, 11am – 2pm.

It will be a day of fun including BBQ, games, face painting, raffle, tombola, DJ and more.

We are sure you will be particularly looking forward to the raffle which is always full of great prizes from local businesses. Tickets will be available soon.

Easter Bonnet Parade & Bake Sale

Hurray – it is nearly Easter and the PTA are proud to present the Easter Bonnet Parade & Bake SaleEaster Bonnet Parade 2016_Poster

There are loads of ways you can get involved and help make it a memorable event:

  1. Take part in the non-uniform day on
    Friday 18th March – students may wear their own play clothes in exchange for bringing in a chocolate egg for the tombola
  2. Donate some baked treats (homemade or bought) to the bake sale – please bring in the morning of Wednesday 23rd March.
  3. Help out at the event – we need extra volunteers and can guarantee it will be a fund afternoon! Speak to Carrie-Anne (year 1 and 4 mum) or email hello@gwynjonespta.com

 

Mothers Day Gift Shop

Friday 4th March 2016

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All students are invited to the PTA Mothers Day Gift Shop, during school time, on Friday 4th March.

Children are invited to bring in their money (£1 – £5) to spend at the gift shop. All money should be given to your class teacher or school office by Wednesday 2nd March.

Parents (and any children who miss the deadline) can come to the shop after school to choose from a limited selection.

All proceeds to Gwyn Jones Primary School.

 

Bag2School

We are delighted to be taking part in the Bag2School scheme again this year to raise funds for Gwyn Jones.

Bag2School is a company that specialises in second hand clothing re-use. The dona ions are weighted and we raise money – what’s not to like!

You can donate; adults and children’s clothing, shoes, hats, belts, handbags, ties and soft toys. (No bedding, curtains or towels unfortunately).

You have received a bag full to fill, but if you have more, just bring along in any bag.

Please bring your bags in on Tuesday 2nd February by 0910 at the latest and leave outside the school office.

John Lewis Comunity Matters

Great news! Gwyn Jones PTA has been chosen as one of the John Lewis “Community Matters” charities being supported instore at the Westfield Stratford branch, from now until the end of January 2016.

The green coin drop boxes will be in three areas in store (the cafe , customer services, and customer collections). As you will see from the link below  our school can benefit from a % share of £3,000 which will go towards funding school resources. So please support Gwyn Jones by popping your green coin in our slot next time you shop in the store.

http://www.johnlewis.com/our-shops/helping-the-community

 

Winter Wonderland 2015

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Winter Wonderland 2015

Gwyn Jones PTA are delighted to invite you to our famous winter fair – 2015 theme is Winter Wonderland and we have a raft of festive treats for you!

There will be games, crafts, Frozen snow queen boutique, tombola, delicious food, an amazing raffle and Father Christmas himself in his grotto.

Click on link above for more info.

Curry & Quiz Night, 7.30pm, Wednesday 11th November

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Fancy a tasty curry and a fun quiz? Then get yourself to the Gwyn Jones PTA Curry and Quiz night!

The event will be at Gwyn Jones School on Wednesday, 11th November 2015 at 7.30pm

Curries will be supplied by fantastic, local Indian restaurant – The Star of India.

Tickets are £10 per person (Includes dinner and quiz), please feel free to bring your own wine or soft drinks

There are only 50 tickets available so get in quick. Check out ParentMail for the booking form.

PTA Star Wars Disco and Glow Party, Friday 9th October 2015

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Want an opportunity to strut your funky stuff? Come along to the Gwyn Jones PTA disco this Friday from 1630 – 1800.

We have tonnes of fun planned; DJs, photo booth, Karaoke, glitter tattoos, cheek art and games galore.

Tickets are £1 or £3 which includes Star Wars VIP party bag.

All ages are invited. Children under Year 2 need to be accompanied by an adult, children in Year 2-6 may attend unaccompanied but do need a signed permission slip.

Looking forward to seeing you there.

Star Wars Disco – Friday 9th October 2015

….Du, du, dudurr, du, de, dur, du de durrr…..

…STAR WARS DISCO….

…coming to a school near you …

Gywn Jones of course!

Friday 9th October, 1630

More details coming soon