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The PTA team:

Co-ChairsHelen Jones & Davina Moon

Secretary - Lisa Rowledge 

TreasurerLeanne D’Elboux

Class Reps: 

Rabbits Lisa Rowledge and Ruth Berchowitz

Otters –    Saira Ramadan and Lucy Price

Badgers Davina Moon and Felicity Jaggar 

Fair in a Bag 2020

Unfortunately we weren’t able to hold a Christmas Fair this year, so we brought the Christmas fair to the children in a bag! And thank you Waitrose for our lovely Christmas tree!

Fair in a bag xmas tree decorating

Mini London Marathon Oct/Nov 2020

St Matthew’s children ran 2.6 miles around Downside Common raising £2,000 for the school and an earning themselves an official event certificate and wonderful medals.

The children were supported by their very own 2.6 mascot kindly knitted by Ann of handmadeworkshops.co.uk

Huge thanks to Lisa Rowledge who managed this event for us and has kindly offered to manage our Fun Run 2021.

 Mini Marathon 20     Mini Marathon mascot 2.6



World Book Day After School PJ Party – 5th March 2019

After a busy dress up day at school day, St Matthew’s children enjoyed getting cosy in their pj’s, onesies and dressing gowns.  All enjoyed interactive storytelling of The Everywhere Bear from talented actor and St Matthew’s parent Davina Moon, followed by hot chocolates and biscuits.

Christmas Fair – Saturday 30th November 2019

St Matthew’s looked a lot like Christmas with the decorations out and lots of lovely stalls and activities including:

  • Children’s Christmas Crafts Stall
  • Silent Disco Tent
  • Throw a Snowball, Pick a carrot, Christmas Word Hunt and Name the Yeti games
  • Face Painting, Tattoos and Hair Chalks
  • Jolly Jars, Toy Tombola and Drinks Tombola Stalls
  • Christmas Colouring
  • Hampers Raffle
  • Mulled Wine, Marshmallow Snowmen and other refreshments
  • Fun photo booth

A huge thanks to Santa and his Elf who met so many happy children in their grotto and to all families who made this event such a lovely festive afternoon.

Together with our 12 Days of Christmas Raffle we raised £1,500 for the school.

Refreshments Stall Jones Family Photo Booth xmas fair 2019 inflatables Santa's Grotto 2019

Summer Fair 2017

5k / 10k Run - 21st May 2017

Sponsored Walk 2017

PTA Ladies Night April 2017

Christmas Fair 2016

First PTA meeting 16/17

5K and 10K Run 2016

Sponsored Walk 2016