PTA

Welcome to The Emmbrook School PTA. Our aim is to support the staff and students of our school, anyway we can. We can do this by:

  • Assisting staff on specific projects
  • Supporting staff activities
  • Supporting student activities
  • Sports Day, Year 7 disco, annual £500 grant to School Council
  • Fundraising activities
    • Gift Aid support, quiz night, Wokingham Half Marathon runners' refreshments, car boot sale, Wokingham Winter Carnival chocolate tombola
Please refer to our news page for upcoming events.
 
Since September 2012, parents through the PTA have contributed considerably to the Emmbrook School and its pupils.

£1,150 Art (camera and laptops)
£1,000 Drama (projector and screen)
£1,500 Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme (expedition equipment)
£707 Economics and Business Studies (iPads)
£750 ICT (revision books and iPad raspberry pi kits)
£2,834 Languages (Vocab Express and speaker systems)
£1,300 Maths (educational software)
£3,525 Music (music stands, musical instruments and mixing desk)
£4,361 PE (table tennis tables, cross trainer, team shirts)
£1,700 Science (melting point equipment)
£365 Special Educational Needs (assessment software)
£981 Physics (Joule Meters)
£72 Media (Studio Tiles)
£730 MFL (Visit from Onatti Theatre and Mini White Boards)
£58 Craft Club
£530 PE (Stop Watches, Shuttlecocks, Frisbee’s, Resistance Bands)
£250 History (Textbooks)
£571 Geography (Geopacks, Tape Measures, Tally Counters etc)

If you would like to make a contribution to the School through Gift Aid (which adds 25% to the value of a donation), please complete the forms below and return them to the PTA Treasurer through the School Office. 

Gift Aid Forms

Any person with parental responsibility for a child who currently attends the Emmbrook School is automatically a member of the PTA. There is a core group of parents who form the Committee. However, you do not have to be on the Committee to attend and contribute to meetings or help out with fundraising and running events. Everyone is welcome and has something to offer. 

The Committee

The Committee are nominated and elected at the AGM at the beginning of each academic year.  As per the Constitution, the Committee consists of the Headteacher, 2 members of staff, 1 Governor and 10 or more parents. All Committee Members are Trustees in the eyes of the Charity Commission.

The Committee for the year 2016 / 2017 is as follows:

  • Chair – Mrs Susan Keogh
  • Secretary – Mrs Nicky Hopkins
  • Treasurer – Mrs Nicki Ilbrey

Other named members are; Catherine Botsi, Sandra Lewis, Ann-Marie Dick and Karen Pratt.

The staff members are; Miss K Pass (Drama), Mr B McGrath (Geography), Mr O’Neill (Headteacher), Mr Nick McSweeney (Deputy Headteacher) and David Whiting (Governor)

You can contact the Committee at PTA@emmbrook.wokingham.sch.uk or via Twitter @TheEmmbrookPTA.