Tag: Volunteering

  • Summer term events!

    Diaries at the ready! The Summer Term is going to be jam-packed with exciting events, all to help raise much-needed funds for the school. There’s something for everyone, so make sure you make a note of the following dates, come along to enjoy the events and please volunteer some time to help out if you…

  • It’s the Goodrich Fun Fun Fun Run on 12th May!

    Small kids, big kids, grown-ups, runners, joggers and walkers – we need you! This year’s sponsored Fun Run will take place on Sunday 12th May in Peckham Rye Park.  There will be a 5k race and a 1mile race, so dig out your running shoes (and perhaps your favourite fancy dress costume?) mark the date in…

  • World Book Day highlights

    It’s been a World Book Day week of wonder here at Goodrich! The children had an awe-inspiring week of author visits: firing up their imagination, absorbing fascinating facts, developing illustration skills, and getting the chance to ask burning questions of real life authors. They’ve been learning how to draw evil chickens with Emer Stamp, and…

  • Children’s D-I-S-C-O time! Friday 14th December

    Get your dancing shoes on for our end of term festive children’s disco!  Once again we’ll have the awesome The Little Disco Company on the decks, spinning some festive tunes, yay! 🎧 Tickets are £2 per child available in advance from outside the office at drop off and pick up. No tickets will be sold…

  • Committee meeting, Monday 19th November

      This way for the next FoG Committee meeting!  Join us at 8pm at The Herne Tavern, Forest Hill Road on Monday 19th November. We usually talk about the fundraising events and activities that are coming up (new brains very welcome…) plus make decisions on how the money raised can be spent to help benefit…

  • November ask! Can you help?

      There’s a few things we need help with this month – could you lend a hand?  Everything we do to support the school is thanks to parent volunteers, so if you can spare half an hour or more, we’d be hugely grateful.  In particular: Putting up some new shelves in the FoG shed (it’s…

  • October ask: can you help?

    October ask: can you help? Each month we’ll let you know a wish list of things that we need a bit of help with.  They could be big or small, they might not be quite your thing or they might just be up your street.  But it all makes a difference. So don’t forget to…

  • AGM: thank you for your support!

      Thanks very much to everyone who came along to the AGM on Tuesday 2nd October.  If you missed it, here’s what was covered: A huge thank you to everyone who gave their time last year (2017/18) to support our busy events and fundraising programme. A detailed run through of FoG’s gross and net income…

  • Friends of Goodrich Committee Meeting – 18th September

      Why not come along to our first meeting of the school year to find out what plans FoG has for the Autumn term? As a parent or carer of a child at Goodrich you are automatically a member, so everyone is welcome. We’re meeting on Tuesday 18th September at 8pm in The Herne Tavern.…

  • Friends of Goodrich AGM – 2nd October

      What a year it’s been!  Join us for the Friends of Goodrich Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 2nd October, 7.30pm for an 8pm start, in the Lower Hall. We’ll be talking about how much money FoG has raised in the last year; how we achieved it; and where the money’s been spent to benefit the…