In November we held a ‘Wear your pyjamas to school’ day to raise money for Children in Need. Everyone joined in – even the teachers too! We had fun decorating Pudsey Bear biscuits, which we ate during our movie afternoon. We raised £276.10 -well done everyone!
At St John Boste School, we hold lots of fundraising events to support our own school community and also a variety of charities. So far this year we have:
- Weekly donations to Washington Food Bank
- Collected shoeboxes for the Christmas Shoe Box appeal
- Supported Children in Need by holding a non uniform day
- Raised money for books through the Scholastic Book Fair
- Raised over £1500 in a School Council organised sponsored event
- Supported a childhood leukaemia charity through our Miners Lamp fun Run
- Supported RNLI £50 raised
- Supported Beads of Courage
- Supported CAFOD
- Supported Fairtrade
- Raised funds through Virgin Money – Make £5 Grow – Christmas Marketplace
- School council selected new books purchased for the library with funds raised.