"And as you wish that others would do to you, do so to them."
How have you been a good friend today?
"Love is more important than anything else. It's what ties everything completely together."
How did God show his love for the world?
How do you show your love for others?
What can you do today to show love to other people?
'God said to human beings, "Fill the earth with people and look after it. Care for all that I have made."'
What is our responsibility to care for God's world?
How can I behave responsibly today?
Who relies on me to act responsibly?
"I am the Lord your God. I am holding your hand, so don't be afraid."
How was Jesus courageous?
What helps people to be courageous?
How have you shown courage today?
"It is better to be honest and poor than dishonest and rich."
Why is it important to be honest?
"Try to earn the respect of others."
Romans 12:17, paraphrase
Who do you respect and why?
What sort of behaviour earns respect?
What do you do to show you respect someone?
What does PTFA stand for?
Parents, Teachers, Friends Association
Who can become a member of the PTFA?
When your child joins St Martin’s, you automatically become a member of the PTFA and are welcome to join meetings and encouraged to get involved with our fund-raising activities and meetings.
What is the Aim of the PTFA?
To raise money for the school to spend on items and projects that will enrich the school lives of our children.
How can I contact the PTFA?
Email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
What if I have a great fundraising idea?
Either come along to the next PTFA meeting (you will find the dates on this page and on the newsletter) or email us.
If I come to a PTFA meeting am I committed to attending all the meetings?
No, not at all. You can come to as many or as few meetings as you would like. Everyone is welcome.
How often does the PTFA meet?
We tend to meet once every half term and have a yearly AGM in the summer term
What sort of things has the PTFA paid for?
Lately we have raised money for the outdoor area outside Meerkat classroom, a copy of National Geographic for every pupil, Purple Mash subscription and new netball posts.
Over the past few years we have helped fund numerous projects including the refurbishment and stock of our school library, renovation and decoration of our stairwells and the installation of an all-weather football area.
What are you raising money for now?
We have carried out a makeover of the area by the PTFA shed to include a multi-use gazebo and new fencing to enhance the whole area.
- We are funding the Year 6 Activity Day
- We are buying equipment to fund whole school technology
- We are buying each child a commemorative Platinum Jubilee medal to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum anniversary
- We have paid for a Chinese New Year activity for the children
What is your mission statement?
To assist the school in cultivating a happy, thriving environment for our children to belong to, by organising fun fundraising events.
Date of next meeting
Monday 7th February at 8pm via Zoom. Please email email@example.com for an invite.
Upcoming events to get involved with
Quiz Night Friday 4 February
Spring Fair Friday 18 March 3.30pm
Summer Fair TBC
Disco Parties for Early Years - Year 4
Film Night Years 5 and 6
Year 6 Trailblaze walk