Welcome to the Friends of Jenyns (FOJ)! When your child joined Jenyns First School & Nursery you became a member of FOJ, a group that is dedicated to raising money towards special projects and resources for the school, whilst ensuring maximum fun for the children, their families and friends.
All parents and carers of Jenyns children help tremendously throughout the year by giving their time or by making donations of all kinds - raffle prizes, cakes, old clothes, you name it!
FOJ events and activities are organised by the committee members, with the support of Jenyns staff and governors.
Your committee –
Chairperson: Chrissy Welberry
Treasurer: Nicole West
Secretary: Katie Morrison
PR & Advertising: Gill Assheton
EYFS Reps: George Park and Claire Paola
Class 1 Reps: Karen McNaughton and Annabel Franklin
Class 2 Reps: Katie Morrison and Gill Assheton
Class 3 Reps: Sarah Smith
General committee members: Amy Hodge, Anne Grass, Nichola Game, Sophie-Anne Harvey, Su Defty, Rebeca Mberi, Vicky McCarthy, Mandy Wood, Matt Jacob, Samantha Slade.
If you would like to join the FOJ committee or would like more information about our roles, responsibilities or upcoming activities please email email@example.com
You will receive a termly newsletter in your child’s bookbag which will keep you informed of what we’ve got planned, the success of our recent events, and what we have been able to purchase for the children as a result of all our hardwork and fundraising.
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Friends of Jenyns (FOJ) will be held on Wednesday 10th October at 8pm in the School Library. All parents and staff are invited to attend.
An Agenda, Financial Accounts for the academic year 2017/2018 and Minutes of the previous AGM will be available at the meeting.
In accordance with the Constitution, the Committee is elected each year at the AGM. If you would like any further information on any of the Committee roles, or if you simply just want to express an interest in volunteering to help, please contact: Christine Welberry, available in the playground or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Parents have been sent an invitation to the AGM via book bags. If you have not received an invitation and would like one, please contact Christine via email as above.
Fancy coming to our meetings:
Find us on Facebook
You can now keep yourself updated on all the activities of the Friends of Jenyns (FOJ) on Facebook. FOJ has set up a closed group so that only parents and staff can see the posts and photographs. Many parents have been added as members already but if you’ve yet to join then simply search for ‘Friends of Jenyns’ in Facebook and request to become a member.