Category Archives: PTA

NBHS PTA Monthly Prize Draw

The winner in the June draw is Morag McClure, who receives a cheque for £40. Congratulations Morag! Thank you to all who already support this valuable fundraiser, which has raised £5,500 so far this year for the Library Project (purchase of new books and furniture). If you’d like to sign up please contact For an annual sub of just £18 your name gets entered into 12 monthly draws, each for £40.

North Berwick High School PTA Donates A further £2,000 to Library Project

Thanks to the generous parents and carers signed up to the PTA Monthly Prize Draw, the PTA presented the school with a cheque for £2,000 at the recent Christmas Concert. This brings the total donated this year to the vital Library Project up to £4,000. Research by The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development found that reading for pleasure at the age of 15 is the most important indicator of the future success of a child – and improving literacy is one of the Head Teacher’s primary objectives this year.  Already we are seeing the benefits of this investment in a renewed enthusiasm for reading amongst pupils -the school librarian reports an increase in the number of students visiting the library and borrowing the new books. A further £2,500 is needed to complete the transformation of the school library. Please support your PTA’s fundraising efforts by: Continue reading North Berwick High School PTA Donates A further £2,000 to Library Project