FOWSA is not just a parent teacher association it is open to all the community.
The school newsletter is where you can find regular updates about what FOWSA is doing.
We meet (approximately once per term) to review the progress of current projects and discuss and consider new initiatives.
Our mission is to have fun raising funds for the school. FOWSA is not just a parent teacher association it is open to all the community. The school newsletter is where you can find regular updates about what FOWSA is doing.
Parent Involvement Information Sessions
Thursday 27th April 2017
6.30pm - 8pm
Thursday 4th May 2017
9am – 10.30am
The aim of the sessions is to explain the range of different roles within both the PTFA (Parent Teacher and Friend Association) and the Parent Forum, answer your questions and hear any ideas you want to share.
If you are interested in finding out more but cannot attend either meeting please email Sarah Mclellan the Parent Link Governor: Sarah firstname.lastname@example.org
Please click here to read more about FOWSA.
FOWSA 50:50 Club
Every month 50% of the monthly income is returned in prize money to members. Membership is £12 per year preferably by standing order. Download an application form now. FOWSA is registered with The Forest of Dean District Council and holds a Small Society Lottery Registration Certificate; 07/00117 GALOTT. Draws take place on or around 25th of each month. (August's draw takes place in September; December's draw takes place in January). 50:50 Club results are published in the school newsletter.
Please make a voluntary donation! Your donation can be of any size BUT £10 per annum, which is less than £1 a month seems a good place to start! Donate via the schools payment system (just click on the donation to FOWSA).
Other ways to support fundraising
If you shop on the internet, you can raise money for Wyedean. Just go to: www.easyfundraising.org.uk then click on 'Find a cause', put 'Wyedean - FOWSA' in the search section and select as your chosen beneficiary. There is a huge selection of online stores, including TESCO, M&S.
All of these projects have been paid for by parental donations and monies raised from FOWSA events. Climbing Wall: FOWSA paid for the construction of a climbing wall in the School Gym. School Minibus: The minibus provided by FOWSA opens up a range of external activities to the pupils, activities that couldn't take place without it. Library Books: When the School decided to increase the range of books available in the School Library, FOWSA was asked to put up the funding. School Canteen Extension: In 2008, FOWSA contributed £6000 required for the much needed canteen extension.