Swaffield's Parent Teachers Association supports the school in a variety of ways including running events that, as well as being lots of fun, raise funds. All Swaffield parents and carers are automatically a member of the PTA so please get involved and help us raise money for your child's school.
If you're a business that would like to support us, please contact Swaffield PTA:
Did you know that the PTA is a registered charity (number 278265), and that you can donate as a one-off or on a regular basis?
If you are a UK taxpayer, please do say “yes” to Gift Aid and complete the declaration – it means we get an extra 25% on top of your donation. It also means that if you are a higher rate tax payer, you can claim tax relief on your donations to us.
What's Coming Up?
- Friday 22nd September -
Swaffield Family Welcome BBQ: 3:30pm to 5:30pm
We look forward to seeing you as we celebrate the start of the new school year.
- PTA Co-chairs: Fiona Harry, Natalie Watts and Siobhan Ireland
- Treasurer: Zainab Ahmed; Co-Treasurer: Stuart Chu
- Each year group has Class Reps to ensure parents and carers are kept up-to-date.
We always need volunteers!
Please lend a hand to help raise money for Swaffield.
You can get involved in a big or a small way, please talk to one of the committee/your class rep or email us at email@example.com
Buy Your Name Tags through MyNametags and Support Swaffield
Please check out the "My Nametags" website next time you need to order new name tags for your children. They offer excellent nametags for clothing and other items and they're a local business too!
Our school ID is 194 and if you use it when you get to the payment and delivery screen, your order will be linked back to us: www.MyNametags.com
My Nametags will give Swaffield PTA 24% of the order price whenever you buy from them using our link.
Keep Up-To-Date & Get Involved
Just drop the PTA an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get in touch or speak to your class rep or the PTA ambassador for your child's year group (see below).
Keep up-to-date with what's happening by liking us on Facebook:
Ways To Support PTA Fundraising
Online Shopping through Give As You Live
Next time you're thinking about shopping online through many of your favourite online shopping sites. Please sign up to Give As You Live, which is a large charity giving site, through which you can shop with your favourite online retailers and raise money for Swaffield PTA as you do.
All you need to do is sign up for free (www.giveasyoulive.com) and nominate Swaffield PTA as your chosen charity.
Then, simply click on the logo of the online retailer you're going to shop with, and the PTA will earn between 2% and 6% for each transaction.
If you go via Give as you Live to do your weekly grocery shopping online you could help raise ££s!
Give as You Live is a great way to raise money for the PTA
- there's absolutely no cost to you.
We're collecting receipts from Neal's Nurseries which they will convert into vouchers
for the PTA.
If you're doing any gardening and buy things at Neal's, please bring your receipts into the School Office. Thank you!
Ziffit CD and book recycling scheme
Ziffit- clear out your books, games, CDs and DVDs
This is a way to have a clear out and also raise money!
You just download the app, select your charity, scan your unwanted books,
CDs, DVDs and games to see how much they are worth.
Then you parcel them up and take to your nearest Collect+ site and send it for free.
Please note, not all items can be sold via Ziffit.