Friends Of Southam Primary School (FOSPS)

Friends of Southam Primary School (FOSPS) is a wonderful group made up of parents and staff of Southam Primary School.

The team works incredibly hard during the year organising and hosting a range of events. As well as raising funds for our school, the events are a wonderful opportunity for all members of our community to come together.

FOSPS Committee Members:

Chair: Kay Byrne

Vice Chair: Louise Crafts

Acting Treasurer: Tina Jones

Secretary: Tina Jones

The rest of the team:

 Kathryn Woodcock, Lucy Chamberlain, Andrea Hugo, Nicola Lester, Kate Smith, Sarah Amaira, Nicoletta Serena, Simone Buckland, Sarah Daly, Claire Pook, Helene Robinson, Natasha Mayling, Cisca Van Rensburg, Bec Curtis, Deb Cefai, Faye Gent, Lisa Heywood, Rebecca Bourton, Marie Mackie, Neelam Mehay, Jamie Neal, Nicky Thornhill-Marshall, Iki Verdi, Kate Taylor, Nadine Van Rensburg and Necia Neal.

Event Helpers If you have any spare time on your hands  and feel you could give some time to either help set up, run a stall or pack away at any of our events then let us know. You could leave your details at the school office or talk to any of the FOSPS team.

We can be contacted either in the playground or via the school office or via our email address:

Our next meeting will be On Wednesday 25th March at 7.30pm in the Cosy Nest. If you would like to join our team, have fund raising ideas or would just like to find out more about the fund raising we do, then please come along. Everyone welcome..

Key Dates 2019-20

23/10/19   Cake Sale

15/11/19  School Disco

30/11/19  Christmas Bazaar

01/12/19  Southam Light Switch on

12/2/20 Cake Sale

13/3/20 School Disco

20/3/20 Mother's Day Sale

20/6/20 Summer Fair

FOSPS Events Key Information

Cake Sales Come a grab yourself some delicious cakes at our ever popular cake sale. The sales take place after school in the Cosy Nest. If you are able to support this event by baking, then please drop cakes off at the school office on the morning of the sale.Thank you to all who supported this event.

School Disco  School discos for children in each key stage take place twice a year. The cost will be £1.50 per ticket- to include Squash and crisps.

Christmas Bazaar This event is held at the end of November each year. It is a great opportunity to meet other members of our school community. Some great games to play and stalls to visit, hot food and a visit from the special man in red, so come and visit him in his grotto. Some excellent raffle prizes to be won,so don’t forget to return your ticket stubs to have a chance to win.This year we will be using the Yr 5/6 classrooms for extra craft stalls where you can pick up some lovely gifts.

Christmas Light Switch On  The FOSPS Team hold a stall at the Southam Light Switch on, so if you are passing then come and say hi.

Agreed funding so far this year.

  • £7.50 for each child
  • £2500 towards playground markings
  • £400 for the purchase of books in a sack sets
  • £500 for extra book storage
  • Replacement of playground benches 
  • 32 new i-pad covers have been purchased, for the i-pads that we previously provided.
  • Buddy Benches are now in place on KS1 and KS2  playgrounds( thanks to Bec Curtis for the fantastic art work)