Useful Links for WHS Parents’ and Friends’ Association:
Little Box Office: https://thelittleboxoffice.com/whspafa
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The Big Family Quiz!
The Countdown is on for our Big Family Quiz! A great opportunity to spend a fun filled evening with fellow parents and students and discover your inner Mastermind.
Team of 8 (either 8 adults, 8 students or a mix of 8 adults and students)
When booking please specify your daughter’s year and form. We will aim to put you into teams with parents from the same year if you don't have a full team of 8.
If you have a team already please make this clear when booking (Team of 8 people).
Please note that there are limited tickets for this event so early booking is recommended.
If you have any queries, food allergies etc please specify in the additional information box. Any queries, please contact Lisa email@example.com
Saturday 14th March 2020 - 6.30pm to 10.00pm
Tickets available here: https://thelittleboxoffice.com/whspafa
£12.50 Adult inc supper (fish OR sausage OR veg spring roll + chips)
£10.00 Student inc supper (fish OR sausage OR veg spring roll + chips)
Don’t forget to shop via Easy Fundraising. Raise funds for the School by shopping. It’s so simple to use.
Click the link to sign up and check the deals.
Thank you for your invaluable support.
The PAFA Team
Events planned for 2019 - 2020 include:
Friday 13 September 2019 PAFA New Parents' Coffee Morning 9.15 - 10.45 am
Tuesday 24 September 2019 PAFA Meeting and AGM 7.30 - 9.30 pm
Saturday 28 September 2019 PAFA Y7 Family Quiz Night 6.00 - 9.30 pm
Sunday 13 October 2019 PAFA Lisa Gill Photography Event 8.30 am - 5.00 pm
Wednesday 6 November 2019 PAFA Meeting 7.30 - 9.30 pm
Friday 22 November 2019 PAFA Frost Fayre 6.30 - 9.00 pm
Tuesday 14 January 2020 PAFA Meeting 7.30 - 9.30 pm
Friday 24 January 2020 Movie Night 5.30 - 7.30 pm
Tuesday 3 March 2020 PAFA Meeting 7.30 - 9.30 pm
Friday 6 March 2020 Movie Night 5.30 - 7.30 pm
Saturday 14 March 2020 PAFA Family Quiz Night 6.30 - 10.00 pm
Tuesday 24 March 2020 PAFA Meeting 7.30 - 9.30 pm
Tuesday 12 May 2020 PAFA Meeting 7.30 - 9.30 pm
Friday 15 May 2020 Movie Night 5.30 - 7.30 pm
Tuesday 9 June 2020 PAFA Meeting 7.30 - 9.30 pm
Watch out for details on these events and information on how to book. We email parents/carers via the school so please ensure your contact details are up to date with the school office.
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If you would like to know what getting involved with PAFA means please watch our video - CLICK HERE
Getting involved with PAFA is very easy:
Regular involvement - Taking on a role – we are looking for immediate help in the following areas
Help with running the bar at school and PAFA events
Help with our large events - simply a willingness to get involved!
Maybe you are thinking of going back to work? Using your organizational, financial, creative, logistical or marketing skills within the PAFA framework is an ideal way to ‘dip your toe in the water’ to using workplace skills again. If you want to discuss this please drop me a line – firstname.lastname@example.org. Even easier, just come along to any meeting (details below)
Come to PAFA meetings - next one is on Tuesday 24 January 7.30 pm in the Conference Room.
Always thinking why don’t PAFA do this or that? Come along to any meeting and share your ideas and thoughts – all feedback and comments are very welcome. You will not be pounced upon and given a job unwillingly!! Meeting dates can be found on the school calendar - search PAFA
Sign up to be on the ‘ad hoc help’ list. Please email us email@example.com and put Ad Hoc help in the subject line. You will then be contacted each time we have an event asking if you can help.
One of the easiest ways of supporting your daughter (via PAFA) is by joining the 200 Club.
The Wycombe High School 200 Club is our most consistent means of raising funds and a great way to have some fun by simply buying one or more numbers in our monthly draw.
Half the proceeds pay for additional school facilities and equipment and the other half is distributed in prizes. The first prize is currently £200; second prize £75 and third prize £25 - prizes drawn every month!
The more Club members there are, the larger the first prize. Your chances of winning are considerably better than the lottery, so by requesting more than one number, you have more chances to win! *
Join the 200 Club today – support the school and be in with a chance to win. Make sure you are not missing out.
Taking part is easy
Simply complete the form including Bank Standing Order and send the whole form to:
Via post: PAFA 200 Club, Wycombe High School, High Wycombe, Bucks HP11 1TB
Via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Via daughter-mail: put it into the PAFA mailbox on the wall just outside the school reception.
Thank you for your support, and good luck!
WHS Parents and Friends Association 200 Club
*Complete the annual Bank Standing Order for one of the following amounts to take part in the monthly prize draw. Winners are published in the school newsletter.
1 number, £1 per month = £12 per year 2 numbers, £2 per month = £24 per year
3 numbers, £3 per month = £36 per year or maybe 4,5,6,7… or more numbers as you wish!
Bank Standing Orders (BSO) can be cancelled at any time.
Your PAFA Committee is:
|Vice Chairman||Sherilee Banerjee|
|Marketing & Comms||Vikrant and Rinku Shukla|
|200 Club Coordinator||Moira Hulme|
|Staff Link||Diane Leahy|
Elaine Mills (who also organises our theatre bookings)
PAFA has subscribed to the Spend and Raise E-store. This is an online shopping portal that links to a large variety of online shopping sites.
Visit us on our website. Each time you visit one of the sites from “Spend and Raise” and make a purchase, the PAFA gets a commission payment. We have hundreds of retailers on board (selling insurance, utilities, furniture and holidays as well as clothes, chocolates, books, flowers and other gift items).
So if you are shopping on-line, booking a holiday, buying office supplies, stationery, books, telephones, insurance, computers or furniture, please explore our e-store site and tell your friends about it.
In a similar way, you can also contribute directly to school funds by buying your Amazon.co.uk goods through our Amazon link. You pay nothing more, but the school will get a small percentage of every pound you spend.
Email PAFA - pafa
Wycombe High School is an outstanding school that is held in high regard by all its stakeholders. There is a spirit of cooperation and harmony with warm and trusting relationships between staff and students. There is a very clear vision for the school as a learning school. It is pupil centred and based on high expectations, inclusion, strong moral values and embraces the challenges of a changing societ