Year 5 children have filled shoe boxes with gifts and useful items to be sent off to Moldova in Eastern Europe to help disadvantaged children and young persons. The Mustard Seed Relief Mission sends around 40,000 boxes each year to Moldova, and each one is individually received by a child.
Last summer, Year 6 pupils (now in Year 7), walked the distance from John O’Groats to Lands End in their lunch breaks to raise money for three charities. This week representatives from St Margaret’s Hospice, The Dogs Trust and Harambee came in to be presented with their cheques.
Children brought in all manner of fruit, vegetables, bread and cakes for our Harvest Assembly, including the biggest onions we have ever seen! Our Prefects gave a thoughtful assembly and encouraged us to think of others who don’t have food available to them as readily we we do. Afterwards, all the produce was taken to … More Our Prep School Harvest Sale raised £235.00 for Mary’s Meals
The Pre-Prep Harvest produce sale at the bandstand raised £221.11 for Mary’s Meals. Thank you very much for your kind and generous support.
On the Exeat, pupils from Year 6 and Year 8 brought in home baked cakes and cookies and sold them at the Dereg Hut in support of Freedom From Torture’s Bake Freedom week. Parents had been very generous and there was a huge array of tempting delicacies on offer. In fact, the trestle tables were … More Our cake sale raised whopping £233.60 for Freedom From Torture
This money started being raised back in March with our whole school Dance-a-thon. Year 8 sold merchandise themed to their play, ‘Here Comes the Sun’, and we silent auctioned off the beautiful watercolours painted by Alice de P and Rose A and two signed headshot posters of Year 8 pupils. We are delighted to have … More Year 8 raised £1427.88 for YCAA
On Monday this week, the Year 6s faithfully turned out during their lunch break and put in the last few miles needed to complete their “Walk a Mile in My Shoes” challenge. The United Kingdom measures 874 miles from the top of John O’Groats to the westernmost point of Lands End and we surpassed that … More Year 6 pupils’ shoes are made for walking in their challenge to walk 874 miles
Over the past few months, we have been fundraising for Farms For City Children. Our Farm Monitors were delighted to present a cheque to Tracy Izod, Trusts Fundraiser from FFCC for £1350.00. We raised the money through a local produce food fayre, commission from books and greetings card sales by local artist Kate Lynch, the … More A whopping £1350.00 raised for Farms For City Children
An update from Charlie Herbert, Chair of the Trustees of Wharf Kids UPDATE ON SAMUEL TAGBA JUNIOR AND JENNEH APPIAH Thank you again to everyone at Hazlegrove School for your continued financial support to Wharf Kids, and more specifically to Samuel Tagba Junior and Jenneh Appiah. Your donation makes such a difference to their lives, … More We sent funds out to Jenneh and Samuel, ebola orphans in Sierra Leone