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SHA Spending Over Last 7 Years

 

The SHA raises over £25,000 a year and every penny goes back to the school through SHA donations.

 

We are aware of severe funding cuts to the school budget and the SHA is proud and pleased to support the school. These cuts make success of the SHA even more important as we aim to ensure our children do not suffer for things out of their control.

 

The SHA has a few annual spending commitments which are:

 

  • Librarian £6,000 per year
  • Creative Learning Journey for KS1 Over £3,500 per year
  • Budget for props for Y6 performance £200 per year

 

If you have a child in Year 6, since joining the school in Reception, your child will have benefitted from many of the items listed below:

 

Big projects

 

  • Reception Outdoor Learning Area - £12,000
  • KS2 Playground upgrade - £15,000
  • Outdoor Classroom - £16,500
  • IPads - £10,000
  • KS2 Shade - £12,000
  • Resurfacing KS1 Playground £6,000

 

Special Themed Learning Weeks

 

The SHA has donated over £12,000 to support

  • Outdoor learning week
  • Reading weeks
  • Puzzle week
  • Challenge week
  • Life Bus
  • Arts weeks
  • Sports Week

 

Support of Formal Learning

  • Guided Reading Books - £3,600
  • Phonics Resources - £3,000
  • Reading books for class libraries - £3,500
  • Bug club online reading library - £1,900

 

Support of the Fun Stuff

  • Wet Play Games - £420
  • Playground Games - £500
  • Table Tennis Table - £200
  • Drums - £435

 

Other Expenditure

  • KS1 Covered Benches - £1,596
  • Year 1 Outdoor Learning Area - £750
  • School Feather Flag - £190
  • Raspberry Pi’s - £500
  • BYMT School Prom - £600
  • KS1 Picnic Benches - £1678

 

 

The SHA has also supported the School Budget in funding

  • Digital cameras - £590
  • Water Fountains - £3500
  • Swimming teacher - £2730
  • Kitchen equipment - £3000

 

The photos show some of the items we have donated towards. If you wish to be part of the team then please contact Julie Nicholl at gsgsha_chair@hotmail.com or phone on 07712 033525​.

 

Previous Projects

 

In addition to our regular commitments, in 2012/13, we approved:

-      £10,000 iPads

-      £1,500  KS2 Guided Reading books

 

-      £1,100   GSG sun hats for all children

 

-      £1,678  tables for KS1 playground

 

 

-      £1,600  School Fund shortfall

 

 

That is a total of £28,669 additional resources for our children

Over the last 3 years, we have raised over £87,000 for our wonderful school.In 2012/13 we raised just over £26,100.

How have we raised the money (if this can’t be fitted on the page could it be a separate link called “How we raised the money”

 

  • Panto - £385
  • Race Night - £509
  • 100 Club – £462
  • Non uniform days – £598
  • Merchandise - £574
  • Woven Labels - £20
  • The Giving Machine & Yellow Moon - £289
  • Quiz Night - £422
  • Outgrown uniform - £381
  • Summer Ball - £649
  • Christmas Fair and raffle - £6,896
  • Calendars £225
  • Discos - £2,022
  • Cake sales - £852
  • Fashion Show - £617
  • Family Fun Night - £1,066
  • Spring Market £697
  • 5 A-side Football £156
  • Summer Fair and raffle - £6,270
  • Catering at performances - £101
  • Gift Aid - £1,306
  • Donations - £572

 

In total, we have raised £26,128 this year for the school – what busy people we all are!