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Willow Bank Junior School

School Association (PTA)

The Willow Bank Junior School Association (also known as the PTA) is a registered charity with the primary purpose to raise vital funds for the school through a number of fun activities for the children and their families.  Some of the events we organise include:


  • Monthly car boot sales on the 3rd Sunday of the month (raising approximately £2,000 per annum)
  • Christmas raffle (raising £900 in 2018)
  • Refreshments at the Christmas plays and sports day
  • Quiz night (raised over £250 in 2019)
  • Christmas shopping evening, Christmas tree scheme and cards (raising over £450 in 2018)
  • Fund matching (raised over £300 in 2018-19)
  • Monthly Family First Friday cake sales  (approximately £1,200 per annum)


The results of this fundraising is used to provide the school with facilities and equipment that they would not otherwise be able to access.  Examples include:


  • Playground equipment (£3,000)
  • Audio and visual equipment (£3,500)
  • Science and Art Weeks (£1,500)
  • Water coolers for the children (£500)
  • Year 6 leavers t-shirts (£500)
  • Coach travel for the whole school to go to a Christmas pantomime (£1,000)
  • Other items such as cameras, football and netball team kits, online MyMaths subscription, author visits and 'wet play' games for each classroom.


Why not join our FACEBOOK page to stay in touch with what's happening? Please follow the link below:

(Please note this is a group solely for use by the school community and is NOT for making contact about issues in school - it is not supported or endorsed by the school)


Further information can be found in the documents below.