PTA News

Verulam Spring ball raises £6650!

verulam pta news spring ball 2019Thank you to everyone who joined us at school for an evening of fine dining and dancing on Saturday night. We hope you enjoyed yourselves as much as we did. Thanks also to the organising team of Helen, Vinita, Alda, Carol, Sonia and Juliet; Julia Jameson for fundmatching through Barclays; our live band for the night “Bought and Sold” who donated their time and got us all on our feet; Simon from “Bar and Tender” for donating the bar and Kern and Nicola for running it; Jon Allen the toastmaster; all the contributors of auction and raffle prizes and finally our Sixth Form waiters and waitresses.  Hope to see you all again next time.

Had a clear out? We can help you we can put your out-grown uniform and unwanted items of clothing to good use:

Second Hand Uniform Sale tomorrow Sat 4th May

Our second hand uniform sale will be open tomorrow from 10.30am to 11.30am in the school dining room if you need to stock up on summer shirts or other items of uniform. You can donate any out-grown good quality uniform either during the sale, or at reception anytime.

Happy School Bag is back on 21st May

Happy School Bag raises funds for the school while helping the environment and disadvantaged people to afford clothes by keeping valuable reusable resources out of

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landfill. All you need to do is fill plastic bags with the following items and bring them into school before 12pm on 21st May, where the bags will be collected, weighed and the school paid 60 pence per kilo. In December we raised over £500 are hoping to do the same or more this term. Happy School Bags accept the following items:

  • Clean and dry adults and childrens clothing
  • Reusable paired shoes and trainers
  • Handbags, belts, hats and accessories
  • Bed linen, towels and soft toys
  • Jewellery, toiletries and perfumes
  • Console games

Save the Date! Verulam Medieval Fayre Sunday 30th June

Calling all pupils, parents, friends and staff! Join us on Sunday 30th June to get involved at our first ever Verulam Medieval Fayre at the school from 11am to 4pm. Pop in for an hour or two, or stay for the whole event – there will be plenty of activities, demonstrations and refreshments to keep the whole family entertained while raising funds for the school.

Look out for information on how to book next week, or if you are interested in finding out more, helping out, providing sponsorship, prizes or fundmatching, please contact the PTA at [email protected]


Consultation Evening 15th May – Can you spare 90 minutes?

We need a couple of people to help keep the teachers and parents refreshed and hydrated between 5.00-6.30pm and/or 6.30-8.00pm. If you can help please contact Mary at [email protected]

Finally, if you are interested in finding out more about the PTA, please contact [email protected]



For advice regarding gaining a place at Verulam School for your son via the Continuing Interest process, or for queries regarding appeals, please contact Ms K Bonass on 01727 754102 or [email protected]

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