Stanford in the Vale CE Primary School

High Street Stanford In The Vale Faringdon Oxon. SN7 8LH
Tel: 01367 710474 Fax: 01367 718429
Headteacher: Mrs Amanda Willis
Page Updated 19.01.20

Friends of Stanford School

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All Parents, Guardians & Staff are members of the Friends of Stanford School and are welcome tany committee meetings.


What does the Friends of Stanford School do?

We are primarily a fund-raising body which aims traise money for the extras that the school budget will not cover.

Newsletter Autumn Term 2:
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Christmas Hampers:
Thank you teveryone whsupported the Christmas Hampers by bringing in items for them, creating the hampers, selling the tickets and purchasing tickets.

We raised a magnificent £832.52 for the school.

The winners were:
  • Drinks - Rachel Swanborough
  • Xmas 1 - Amy Bowerman
  • Xmas 2 - Hazel Conder
  • Girl - Steve Ruth
  • Boy - Laura Bunning
  • Beauty - Fiona Johnson
  • Chocolate - Neil Braddy
  • Fruit - Erin Selkirk Harris

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December Winners
  • 1st Kelly Eltham
  • 2nd Carrie Cleary

Smile Amazon:
Another way you can buy the things you want and support FOSS at same time is through Smile Amazon.

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We need your help! If you shop online, please could you sign up teasyfundraising tsupport Friends of Stanford School (FOSS) Stanford in the Vale?

It's a really easy way traise money for us – you just use the easyfundraising site tshop online with more than 3,600 well known online stores like Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS,, eBay, Boden, and M&S and when you make a purchase, the retailer sends us a free donation, at nextra cost tyou.

We want traise as much as possible, splease visit our new easyfundraising page and click 'support us'.

Thank you

School Disco:
On Friday 18th October FOSS held their first discof the year. It was attended by lots of children and was a great night.

Thank you teveryone whattended, the staff whstayed thelp and tFOSS for running the event.

FOSS Committee

  • Mrs Di Kirkman: Chair
  • Mrs Karin Williams-Cuss: Vice Chair
  • Mrs Amy Bignell: Treasurer
  • Mrs Ali Viggars & Mrs Pippa Clark: Secretary
  • Mrs Amanda Willis
  • Ms Emma Payne
  • Mr Lee Browning
  • Mrs Katie Tidy
  • Mrs Jess Clark
  • Mrs Linzi Esplin
  • Amanda Matthews

Class Reps for 2019/20:

  • Foundation - Natasha Vann
  • Year 1 - Jenna Forth
  • Year 2 - Rachel Swanborough
  • Year 3 - Emma Richardson
  • Year 4 - Amanda Matthews
  • Year 5 - Leeanne Burgess
  • Year 6 - Steph Goddard
  • Stanford's Got Talent Refreshments - 29th January
  • Foundation, KS1 and KS2 Discos - 7th February
  • Bag 2 School - 11th & 12th February
  • Easter Egg Trail - 27th March - 24th April
  • Adult Quiz night - 28th March
  • Foundation, KS1 & KS2 Discos - 24th April
  • FAMILY CIRCUS - NEW EVENT - Weds 20th May
  • Stanford Village Festival BBQ stall - 14th June
  • Sports Day Refreshments - 3rd July
  • Bag 2 School - 9th & 10th July
  • Non Uniform Day - Tombola & Cake Donations - 10th July
  • Schools Big Summer Fete - 11th July
  • Year 6 Performance refreshments - 14th & 15th July