Parents' Association Home
Dear Parents and Carers
The next STRS Parent’s association virtual meeting will take place on Tuesday the 21st September 2021 at 7.30pm for meeting details please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We would welcome anyone who would like to join us.
Welcome to the Parents' Association section of the STRS website. All parents, carers and guardians of present and past pupils of the school are automatically members of the Parents' Association. As PA committee members, we are all volunteers who support the school in a whole range of activities. These include managing the uniform shop, coordinating and providing refreshments and organising fundraising events.
The activities that we organise and the funds that we raise for the school are all dependent upon each of us as parents volunteering to provide the help requested. If you would like to help the school by getting involved in the Parents' Association in any way, please email the Chair on PAChair@strs.org.uk who will advise you further.
For more information about the activities we are involved in, click the associated link below or the menu bar:
- Committee and meetings
- Uniform shop
- Easy ways to Donate
- 100 Club
- Previous activities and events
- Refreshments Rota
We look forward to seeing you at future events.
The officers elected for the PA are as follows:
|Vice Chair||Elisa Jordan|
Additional Trustees - Charlie Smith, Mena Canning and Sarah Cripps
Donations by the PA to STRS
|2019/20||£8,819||2 fully maintained minibuses on 5yr leases|
|£498||EBSCO resource for Learning Resource Centre|
|£30,000||Contribution towards furnishing new teaching block|
|£1,500||Donation towards purchase of bowling machine|
|2018/19||£8,340||2 fully maintained minibuses on 5yr leases|
|£5,073||Science lab equipment|
|£1,062||Purchase of 1,800 House colour pin badges|
|£1,004||Audio books & e-books for Learning Resource Centre|
|£925||“The Economist” & “New Scientist” 3 year subscriptions|
|£596||Headphones for Modern Foreign Languages dept|
|£799||2nd defibrillator for school site|
Small grants (< £250) to individual STRS depts
(including History, Geography, ICT & Economics)
|2017/18||£21,840||Funding 2 fully maintained minibuses on 5 year leases (including initial deposits)|
|£2,000||Science lab equipment / refurbishment|
|£3,000||Art department equipment|
|2016/17||£14,000||Provision of coach transport for sporting fixtures & other school events|
|£2,500||Donation towards Speech Night prizes|
|£8,000||Donations towards replacement text books following syllabus changes|
|£510||Small grants (< £250) to individual STRS departments|
|2015/16||£14,500||Provision of coach transport for Sporting fixtures as well as other school events (including 350th Anniversary service at Gloucester Cathedral)|
|Donation to Music dept of 50% Summer concert profits|
|2013/14||£23,428||Sixth Form IT equipment|
|Food blast chiller|
|2012/13||£31,101||New minibus purchase|
Sir Thomas Rich’s School Parents’ Association is a registered charity in England and Wales (1160414).
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