Award-winning school brings parents on board

A concerted effort amongst the whole school community has paid off for Our Lady’s Girls' Primary School in Belfast, after Families First NI crowned them Best Primary School in March 2018 at a lavish ceremony at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Belfast.

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From reading projects to safer roads – how one Parent Council makes a big impact

Borestone Parent Council (BPC) is a well-established group who describe themselves as "parents who represent parent views and work in partnership with school staff and the local authority to achieve the best for all pupils."

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Grants and community events the perfect mix to secure new scooter shelter

Friends group registers as charity, applies for grants and maximises the impact of their events to provide children with a much-needed new scooter shelter. This is their story. 

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School swimming pool future assured after dedicated fundraising campaign

Fundraising, School improvement, England, Primary
04 December 2017
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With the school needing a new temporary structure to protect the swimming pool every five to seven years, the PTA set their minds to the ambitious project of fundraising for a permanent enclosure and pulled out all the stops to reach their target. 

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A dedicated fundraising year exceeds all expectations

The PSA coordinated a dedicated fundraising year, which they called 'The Sparkle Project', and which exceeded all expectations, enabling the school to fund substantial repairs.

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