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About Friends of Goodrich

Friends of Goodrich (FoG) exists to enrich the education and experience of all children attending Goodrich Community Primary School.

We raise money for…

Off-site adventures; like day trips to the seaside and residential stays at activity centres or farms.

Books and Learning Resources; supporting events like World Book Day & Black History Month

Playground Improvements some School Maintenance

Environmental Activities such as Forest School, Garden Planting, Pond upkeep and Allotment activities

Leaver Hoodies and Year Books

Equipment for staff and pupils; like laptops and tablets during lockdown.

Sports Competitions and Playground / P.E. Equipment


We run events and activities that are primarily FUN, that (sometimes) raise money and encourage good relationships and communications between parents, children and the school. We organise Summer and Christmas Fairs, parent quiz nights, children’s discos, Goodrich Rocks mini-festival, annual Fun Run and end of term cake sales, to name but a few!


FoG raises a large proportion of the funds through our events and activities and children led initiatives (tea towels and Christmas cards, for example). We have strong relationships with local businesses who support us through donations and sponsorship deals, and we also take advantage of other quick and easy initiatives, such as give-as-you-shop schemes, payroll giving and match funding.

Find how you can help raise money for FoG ➾

A little history

Friends of Goodrich (FoG) is the Parent and Teacher Association (PTA) for Goodrich Community Primary School, East Dulwich, London SE22. Founded in 1986, FoG is a registered charity.

We are a group of parent and carer volunteers who raise vital money for the school, with the wonderful support of the local community.

As a parent or carer, you are automatically a member of the Goodrich PTA. Being involved with fundraising for the school is a great way to make friends and make a difference. The funds we raise contribute to enriching the education and experience of all children attending the school, against a backdrop of increasingly-squeezed budgets.  

How can I get involved?

Would you like to help enrich the experience of your child and their friends at Goodrich?

Whether it’s half an hour on a stall at a fair, or selling raffle tickets or taking on a committee role – we’d love to hear from you!  And if you have a new fundraising idea or feedback on how the funds raised could benefit pupils even more, just get in touch!

2022/23 Roles

Alexia Weeple & Nas Hussain

Lauren Kininmonth
Chris Hill

Rachel Jones

Rosie Baird
Lucy Kelly

Newsletter & Class Rep Coordinator
Sarah Briscoe

Website & Social Media
Jamie Page

Poster Design
Lourdes Gonzalez

Playground Project
Karen Eastwood

Food & Bar Co-ordinator
Lloyd Purser

Children’s events
Rachel Jones
Kate Benns
Alexia Weeple

Goodrich Rocks
Jamie Potter and Juliet Evans

Cake Sales
Sarah Briscoe

2nd Hand Book Sales
Katie Viggers
Lisa McDonald

2nd Hand Uniform Sales
Polina Best

Christmas Cards
Rachel Jones

Fun Run
Nicola Lochrie
& Leni Lawrence

World Book Day
Marcela Ferreira

Cyclists of Goodrich
David Sargen
Matthew Chiles

Summer Fete

Winter Fair



Adults’ events

Santa’s Grotto

2022/23 Class Reps

NurseryBumble BeeNatalie Best
LadybirdRachel Grant
Reception20Chantal Kennedy
21Anna Louise Scott
22Katie Viggers
Year 123Lourdes Gonzales
24Susan Fisher
24Alan Dvorak
25Ben Speight
Year 23Shelley Edwards
Year 36Alexia Weeple
9Annalise de Glanville
Year 413Naomi Knill
14Louise Warhurst
15Rachel Jones
Year 516Susie Jackson
19Kate Durman
Year 617Ellie
27Alex Hart

2022/23 Trustees

Lauren Kininmonth: Co-treasurer

Chris Hill: Co-treasurer

Rachel Jones: Secretary

Marcela Ferreira

Alexia Weeple

Kate Benns

Jamie Page

Friends of Goodrich – Charity Information

Friends of Goodrich, the Parent Teacher Association for Goodrich School, is a registered charity with all funds raised being used to benefit the school and its children. Charity no. 269000. Registered address: Goodrich Parent Teacher Association, Goodrich Community Primary School, Dunstans Road, London SE22 0EP.