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Bradbury School PTA


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Bradbury School PTA

  1. 1. Bradbury School Parent Teacher Association
  2. 2. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>Objectives </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Foster and promote close cooperation and contact between parents and teachers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To provide a transport service to take students to and from the school, daily </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To provide, staff and manage the school shop to supply uniforms, stationery and accessories for students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To conduct activities to raise funds and receive donations that can be used for the benefit of Bradbury students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To provide opportunities for PTA members to meet informally </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To provide manpower assistance to the school for the benefit of the students </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>The Association does not attempt to interfere with the functions of the Principal in the management of the school </li></ul>
  4. 4. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>Structure </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Committee elected annually at the PTA AGM (held in the autumn term) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 teacher members (includes the school principal) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>12 parent members </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Invitations to stand for election to the committee will be issued in September </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Employs full time PTA administrator (Ms Lin Gong). </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>Under the ESF Ordinance all parents are automatically members of their child/children’s school PTA </li></ul><ul><li>Bradbury PTA membership fee $400 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Goes towards the administration of the PTA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Includes a copy of the Student Directory and Calendar </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Membership fee included in bus fees for bus users. </li></ul><ul><li>Non-users of the bus need to complete form to apply separately for membership </li></ul>
  6. 6. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>School Buses </li></ul><ul><ul><li>15 routes to most catchment areas for the school </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>620 users (85% of the student body) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Routes and stops can change, depending on student numbers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Route 14 to Hong Kong Ferry Pier 3 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Route 15 non-stop to Discovery Bay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Experienced bus mothers on board to ensure student safety. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Bus buddy” for new Y1 students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Modern bus fleet, with low-carbon emission buses </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>School Uniform Shop </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The PTA Shop on lower ground floor of the school </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Coordinates manufacture and sale of school uniforms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Also sells stationery and accessories for students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Opening hours: 8.30am to 1.30pm </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday (during school terms) </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>Social and fundraising activities include: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Christmas Fair </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Easter Fun Day </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wine Tasting Evening </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pizza Sales </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cake Sales </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>Donations and Spending </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Over $1.43m donated to the school in the 2009/10 school year including: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>$1.32m for new playground equipment and flooring </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>$55k to the Learning Centre for books and equipment </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>$30k for Year 6 Graduation Day Party </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>$15k subsidy for LSC children attending School Camps </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>$15k to school year groups for games/toys for rainy day playtimes </li></ul></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>We need your help and support </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The PTA welcomes new parents to stand for election to the Committee </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We always need volunteers to help with fund-raising activities, e.g. pizza and cake sales </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Join in the fun at social activities such as the annual fair </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Look out for requests for help in the school newsletters and via class parents </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>Please ensure you join the Bradbury School PTA by returning the form </li></ul><ul><li>Let us know what we can do to help improve the educational facilities in Bradbury for your child </li></ul><ul><li>Please share any new ideas for social or fundraising activities </li></ul>
  12. 12. Bradbury School PTA <ul><li>Thank You </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>