Friends of Greens Norton School (FROGS)
We are a friendly relaxed group who rely on the support of parents, grandparents and carers of children in the school and the wider village community to help us.
There are lots of ways to get involved, from joining the fundraising group using Amazon Smile or Easy Fundraising to do your online shopping, or direct donations. To find out more please email us at GreensNortonFrogs@gmail.com. We would love to hear your fundraising ideas or to welcome new committee members.
To raise as much money as possible in order to help the school enrich its educational offering outside its usual budgetary constraints.
We pledge to raise money in a friendly, appropriate and sustainable way and to be community focused and, where possible, support the village.
We will achieve this by:
- developing relationships between staff, parents and others involved in the life of the school
- arranging and participate in fundraising events and activities
- organising fun social events for the pupils. their families and the wider community to enjoy and participate in
Chair – Claire Calvert
Treasurer - Mel Christie
Teacher representative - Sue Marsh
Trustees - Mel Christie, Emma Russell, Ailsa Riding
Did you know Amazon will donate to us for every qualifying purchase if you go through Amazon Smile. All you need to do is set Greens Norton Primary School Parent Teacher Association (Pta) as your chosen charity and make sure you shop via smile.amazon on your desktop.
Follow the link below and it’ll take you straight there – just remember to look for smileAmazon on your web browser when you’re shopping! https://smile.amazon.co.uk/ch/1086610-0
It’s even easier on the Amazon app on your mobile – search for AmazonSmile and it will walk you through setting up your chosen charity.
The PTA Facebook page is a closed group, so simply place a request to join and if you are a parent, carer or grandparent of a child in the school you will be accepted.
Christmas Character walk Sat 12th Dec 2020
Village Scarecrow Festival Sat 3rd Oct 2020
FROGS meeting dates
We try to meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month usually in the upstairs room at The Butchers Arms. New volunteers are always welcome so drop us an email for the next meeting date.
November – Wednesday 18th May at The Butchers Arms
Please click here for the latest newsletter from FROGS
Upcoming Fundraising Events
- Mothers day gift sale - Friday 25th March
- Village Character Walk - British Heroes and Legends - Saturday 23rd April
- Cake sale - Wednesday 11th May