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Welcome to Maple School PTA

Daisy Cooper MP visited Maple to officially open our new PTA funded playground equipment (Log Climber and Trim Trail) which had been installed over the Easter holidays.  

What’s the PTA for?

We support Maple School and its families by organising social events whilst fundraising for additional resources, such as;

  • A new library
  • An outdoor classroom – ‘The Porch’
  • Refurbishment of the children’s kitchen & inner courtyard
  • New sports kit and equipment
  • Installation of acoustic panelling in the dining room
  • All-weather athletics track & outdoor gym
  • Reception courtyard update
  • Outdoor chess and ping pong tables

PTA News

Playground Update
March 2021 -Maple PTA have some Exciting News to share with you!

Uniform

Maple PTA exclusively sells Maple’s logo jumpers, polo shirts, PE kit and a selection of outdoor wear. All money raised from new and second-hand uniform sales goes straight to the Maple PTA.

New Uniform

Orders can be placed via the following online system at any time.

https://www.pta-events.co.uk/maple-school/

We place a monthly order with the supplier on the 15th of each month and delivery is typically 10 working days later. During the busy summer period (June-September) delivery times are extended and can take up to 20 working days.

Orders will be distributed via the classrooms and you will be notified by email when this happens.

Returns/Exchanges

Items can be returned for a refund or exchanged for an alternative size as long as they are unworn, unmarked and have all labels attached. Please contact us for returns/exchanges within 14 days of receipt of your order.

Questions

If you have questions or for any reason you are not able to order online then please contact the uniform team at: ptauniform@maple.herts.sch.uk

Second Hand Uniform

A second-hand uniform shop runs regularly throughout the year. Any outgrown uniform that is still in good condition can be donated to the second-hand uniform shop via the school office. Keep an eye on Monday messages for dates!

Remember

We recommend you read the Maple School Uniform policy for full guidance: https://maple.herts.sch.uk/download/school-uniform/

 

Dates to Remember:

No Events

PTA

Next PTA meeting: We have a PTA Summer term event planning meeting next week on the 27th April at 1.45pm. Mainly this will be to plan the Summer Camp out so if you have any time to spare we would love your help to pull this fantastic event together. We can also look at a draft calendar of events for the autumn term. Venue TBC. 

Summer Term dates: 

Friday 17th June – Y1 cake sale  

Friday 15th July – Reception cake sale / 2nd hand uniform sale

Summer Camp out 16th – 17th July – save the date!

Do you want to know more?

The PTA can’t exist without an injection of new volunteers each year. We’d love to welcome you at our next meeting or answer any questions you have so send us an email!

Please contact Vanessa Sinfield (current Chair) at:  PTA@maple.herts.sch.uk

Shopping online?

We have a number of commission based schemes that you can use to help raise funds for the PTA – at no additional cost to you.

Easyfundraising

When you’re shopping online with your usual retailers, you could be raising entirely free funds for Maple School PTA. Just register at Easyfundraising and adopt Maple School PTA as your charity and they will do the rest. Don’t forget to use Easyfundraising when switching utility, insurance and mobile phone providers – you could earn as much as £45 in one transaction. Use this link and we’ll even earn a bonus when you sign up.

www.easyfundraising.org.uk/invite/3F8YUI/

You can shop through their website or even easier, download a Donation Reminder toolbar which will spot every time you visit a donating site and will remind you. Easy money!

www.easyfundraising.org.uk/donation-reminder/

 

Name Labels

Labelling your child’s clothes will help ensure they find their way home at the end of the school day. Please consider one of the following suppliers to earn your PTA money on every order.  Don’t forget to enter Maple PTA’s unique fundraising code for each website, when prompted.

Stamptastic – 30% commission on all orders – please quote PTA Code  ‘AL13SW’ when prompted in the ‘Your Details’ section. 

www.stamptastic.co.uk

Stikins – 30% commission on all orders –  please quote our School Fundraising Number ‘12885’ when adding your order to the basket.  

www.stikins.co.uk/?PARTNER=12885

Easy2name – 20% commission on all orders – please select ‘Maple PTA AL1’ from the fundraising drop down menu when placing your order.

www.easy2name.com

My name tags – 20% commission on all orders – please quote School ID ‘36423’ on the checkout page.

www.mynametags.com/affiliate?id=36423