PTFA Newsletter out now!

The Autumn edition of our Newsletter is now out.  Please see link below

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AGM 3rd October 2017

The Annual General Meeting was held on 3rd October and was well attended by both existing and new members.   The Chair and Treasurer presented their reports summarising activity and fundraising over the past year.   The existing Committee stood down and voting took place for the new Committee for the year ahead. 


The PTFA Committee 2017-18

Chairman - Neil Dalby

Vice Chair - Christie Gray

Secretary - Dilly Lidder

Treasurer - Kerrie Tranter

Ordinary Members:   Helen Phillips, Sarah Edgar, Tim Alcott


If you were unable to attend please have a read of the officer reports below.

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Download this file (Chairman Report AGM 3 October 2017.pdf)Chairman Report AGM 3 October 2017.pdf  618 Kb

PTFA Newsletter out now!

Please take a moment to catch up on all our latest news in the attached Newsletter!

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New Events programme 2017/18 launched!

The PTFA has announced its forward progarmme of Events for the new academic year 2017-18.  Please download a copy below!

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Five Ways School Lottery - launch!

Fantastic news, we have just launched our very own Five Ways Lottery where.........

  • All of the profit goes to Five Ways School
  • A GUARANTEED prize to someone from Five Ways EVERY WEEK!
  • A further chance to win £25,000 in a separate draw EVERY WEEK!
  • Join for as little as £1 per week!

Please spread the word with family and friends.  Open to everyone in the Five Ways community over 16yrs, including staff.

 Please read the attachements below for more information on how to join, or simply click on the following link


Everyone who signs up this term could win one of two family heritage passes to the National Trust or Enlgish Heritge!  Last month we gave away four Kindle E-Readers!

Good luck everyone!


Summer Fayre 2017 - Sunday 9th July

This year's Summer Fayre is going to be the best yet!  Join us on Sunday 9thJuly from 2pm - 5pm for what promises to be a great afternoon of fun for all the family.  We will have Cannock Chase Radio Station broadcasting their show live from the school field welcoming everyone and playing requests by the children!  

There'll be lots of stalls and prizes to be won, including the tombola, wine or water, hair spray, tattoos, photo booth, crazy sand, inflatable obstacle course, bouncy castles and new this year, an inflatable nerf shooting range nand helter-skelter!  There'll also be hot and cold refreshsments including burgers, hot dogs and ice creams!

There'll also be a performance by the Shcool Choir and Wind Band and some of the children will be demonstrating their dance and sporting skills in the central arena. 

Check out the poster attached and put the date in your diary!


Successful Year for PTFA 2015/16

In September 2016, PTFA donated £20,000 to school! With this money school will be able to get things like:-

  • Multi media system for ks1 hall.
  • Enhancement of school reading scheme.  
  • Enrichment days.
  • Playground markings.
  • Phonics scheme for the whole school.
  • Ks2 Enterprise project.
  • First Aid training for year 5.


This year 2016-2017 we have a target of £10,000 to raise for things such as:-

  • KS1 and KS2 Library modernisation.
  • ICT programmes to engage parents in their child's learning at home.
  • Curriculum fundering for each subject area.
  • Website re-design to enable parents to access support and view classroom resources. 

A full account of PTFA activities and finance was given at the AGM on 4th October 2016.  Please see Chairperson's Report and Treasurer's Report in the attchments below.



During the year 2014/2015 we've made donations to school totalling £16,600. This has funded the following items -

  • Ipads and trolley
  • outdoor gym equipment
  • additional resources for each subject area
  • enrichment days
  • year 6 autograph books
  • book mark sticker prizes
  • christmas presents for childrens parties 


During 2015/2016 we will be raising funds to support things like-

  • interactive white board
  • multimedia system
  • sports kit
  • playground markings
  • shaded canopies
  • ICT equipment
  • library books


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Download this file (Chairperson's Report 2015-16 HPhillips.pdf)Chairperson's Report 2015-16 HPhillips.pdf  723 Kb
Download this file (Treasurer Report AGM 4th October 2016.pdf)Treasurer Report AGM 4th October 2016.pdf  39 Kb
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