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Seaside summer fete coming soon!

Our fun-packed fete is just weeks away – on Saturday 12th May from 11am-3pm!  This year we have a traditional seaside theme – expect Punch & Judy, pony rides, fairground rides and candy floss as well as our usual amazing collection of stalls and attractions including BBQ, plants and produce, tombola, crafts, tea and cake tent and more.

Please spread the word – all welcome, no admission charge and plenty for all the family! HOHS families – please check the letter sent home on Friday for how you can help the fete to be a huge success!

For any questions or offers of help please contact Joy  via the School reception desk or email PA@hohs.co.uk

 


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Help needed for the summer fete!

We have another fun-packed fete planned for next term (Saturday 12th May, 11 am-3.00pm). This year we have a traditional seaside theme – expect Punch & Judy, pony rides, fairground rides and candy floss as well as our usual amazing collection of stalls and attractions including BBQ, plants and produce, tombola, crafts, tea and cake tent and more. 

We need your help, please, to make this another very successful event and raise lots of money for the extra items in school that your sons and daughters will benefit from. Please look out for a letter at the beginning of term.

If you are able to donate any of the following we would be extremely grateful. They can be brought into school and left in the office as soon as possible.

* Good condition books
* Tombola prizes
* Raffle prizes
* Cakes (please bring in on the day)
* Plants
* Filled jam jars for the hugely popular Children’s Jam Jar Tombola – please fill one or two with penny sweets and small toys

Finally, we are looking for offers of help on the day. ‘Many hands make light work!’ So if you are able to spare an hour or two please contact Joy  via the School reception desk or email PA@hohs.co.ukHOHS-FETE-drawings


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Help needed for the summer fete!

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We have another fun-packed fete planned this year (Saturday 14th May, 11 am-2.30pm). As usual, each class will have a stall, and there will be a BBQ, plants and produce, tombola, entertainment, external stallholders and much, much more. This year the fete is having an Alice in Wonderland theme and we are all very excited about this!

We need your help, please, to make this another very successful event and raise lots of money for the extra items in school that your sons and daughters will benefit from.

If you are able to donate any of the following we would be extremely grateful. They can be brought into school and left in the office as soon as possible.

* Good condition books and toys
* Tombola prizes
* Raffle prizes
* Cakes and Plants (to be brought into school the day before the fete or on the day itself, but please let us know what you are planning to bring)
* Empty jam jars as soon as possible for the Children’s Jam Jar Tombola (we will be asking the children to fill one (or more, if they can!) with penny sweets and small toys – these are always hugely popular!)

Finally, we are looking for offers of help on the day. ‘Many hands make light work!’ So if you are able to spare an hour or two please contact Charissa Garner via the School reception desk.HOHS-FETE-drawings


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2 weeks until the PA fete – help needed!

HOHS-FETE-POSTER2014We have just two weeks to go until our (rescheduled) PA school fete on Saturday 20th September.

We want to make this another very successful event and raise lots of money for the extra items in school that your sons and daughters will benefit from. None of this would be possible without your help.

If you are able to donate any of the following we would be extremely grateful. They can be brought into school and left in the office as soon as possible.

* Good condition books and toys
* Tombola prizes
* Raffle prizes
* Jams, preserves and produce
* Cakes and Plants (to be brought into school on Friday 19th September or Fete day)
* Gazebo
* Children’s Jam Jar Tombola (see here)

Finally, we are looking for offers of help on the day. ‘Many hands make light work!’ So if you are able to spare an hour or two please contact Deborah Clemitshaw via the School reception desk.


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Help needed for the summer fete

We have another fun-packed fete planned this year (Saturday 10th May, 11.30am-2.30pm) with the usual class stalls, BBQ, plants and produce, tombola and much, much more. We want to make this another very successful event and raise lots of money for the extra items in school that your sons and daughters will benefit from. None of this would be possible without your help.

If you are able to donate any of the following we would be extremely grateful. They can be brought into school and left in the office as soon as possible.

* Good condition books and toys
* Tombola prizes
* Raffle prizes
* Jams, preserves and produce
* Cakes and Plants (to be brought into school on Friday 10 May or Fete day)
* Gazebo
* Children’s Jam Jar Tombola

Finally, we are looking for offers of help on the day. ‘Many hands make light work!’ So if you are able to spare an hour or two please contact Deborah Clemitshaw via the School reception desk.HOHS-FETE-drawings