Friends of Carrickmannon – Parent Teachers’ Association

Friends of Carrickmannon Primary School is run by the PTA and is a non-profit making organisation which aims to enhance closer links between parents and the School. Also, raising much needed funds for the School to support extra-curricular activities and purchase additional equipment and resources to enhance the children’s education.

A number of events are organised throughout the year aimed at all age groups; recycling donations and unhealthy break are held regularly throughout the year. To see a list of Upcoming Events below.

The PTA also avail of the advantages of social media using Facebook to positively promote events and remind parents of activities. To keep updated, please ‘Like’ our Facebook Page.

Meet Carrickmannon’s PTA Team

We are extremely grateful to have such a motivated, willing and talented group of parents who are exceedingly generous with their time in raising funds for the School and also planning fun activities for the enjoyment of our children outside of the school day.

Current elected members of the PTA are listed below;

Janice Cooke: Chairperson
Sharon Cleland: Deputy Chairperson
Elaine Scott: Secretary
Kate Brassington: Deputy Secretary
Jennifer Harper: Treasurer
Barbara Waters: Deputy Treasurer
Wendy Murray : Elected Committee Member
Lynsey Fulton: Elected Committee Member
Mrs Lennon: School Representative Committee Member
Miss Brown: School Representative Committee Member

We also are indebted to a number of volunteers who help out with events and provide catering. If you would like to become more involved please contact one of the Committee Members.

PTA Upcoming Events

A number of events have been planned which are listed below;

  • Movie n Munch Tuesday 13th February 2018
  • Unhealthy Break Wednesday 14th February 2018
  • The Smartie Challenge – Easter
  • Tesco Bag Pack Saturday 21st April 2018 (Volunteers needed!!)
  • Afternoon Tea – 19th May 2018

Please check back to be kept informed of our future events.

The Giving Machine

Busy Parent? Time is limited? Do you shop online? Well, if you answered yes, why not continue to shop online but also raise money for Carrickmannon Primary School without costing you a penny.

Each purchase you make via TheGivingMachine generates a sales commission for your chosen charity, all you have to do is click through to your chosen online retailer from The Giving Machine website and a percentage of your sale will be donated. It’s that easy!!

To date, the School has received 674 donations and raised £546.46 for the School. To find out more and register please visit The Giving Machine 


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