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Contact the PTFA ptfa@dittonlodge.cambs.sch.uk for log in details.

WHAT IS THE PTFA? The Ditton Lodge Parent, Teachers, Families and Friends Association (PTFA) is a Committee made up of Parents, Teachers and Family Members of pupils at Ditton Lodge Primary School. Everyone who has a child at the School is eligible to join and everyone is very welcome! The Committee includes a Chairperson, a Vice Chair, a Secretary and a Treasurer who all have individual responsibilities such as chairing the meetings, taking the meeting minutes and keeping our accounts, but there is no hierarchy and we all work as a team.

WHAT DOES THE PTFA DO? Our remit is to fundraise for the school so that YOUR CHILDREN can benefit. Although at Ditton Lodge we are incredibly lucky that the school is generally very well equipped, there are always important resources and activities that are not included in the school budgets.

HOW DO WE RAISE MONEY? We are a Registered Charity and we fundraise by organising events such as discos, fairs, May Balls, Quiz Nights, Bingo nights etc and also through the sale of giftwrap, plants, teatowels to name but a few things, and we are always looking for new ideas. We try to arrange a variety of events so that there is something for everyone! Not only do these events bring in vital money for the school, but we also hope they help foster our school community and we are always very grateful to everyone for their support.

PLEASE GET IN TOUCH: PTFA@DITTONLODGE.CAMBS.SCH.UK

**Upcoming Fundraising Events**  More details to follow…. watch this page!!

  • NEWMARKET CUBAN SALSA CLASSES! WEEKLY MONDAYS – BEGINNERS/INTERMEDIATE 6.30PM – 7.30PM DITTON LODGE PRIMARY SCHOOL OLD HALL. ALL PROFITS GO TO THE PTFA! Learn to dance salsa like a Cuban with Peter and Cinzia! Everyone is welcome – no partner required £5 per 1 hour session – pay as you go no booking required, just turn up! Or Sign up to a 10 week course payable in advance – £40   (cheques made payable to Ditton Lodge Primary School PTFA) ….and please remember…..if you can count and you can walk, you can dance Salsa! It’s fun, it’s social and it’s good for your fitness! Come and join us!   For enquiries LIKE our Facebook Page and send us a message: Newmarket Cuban Salsa
  • School Disco….Fri 26th May 2017 Keystage 1 : 5.30 – 6.45pm;                                                                                    Keystage 2:  7.00-8.30pm

If you would like to donate some cakes for the snack shop for either the KS 1 or KS 2 disco the children would be very grateful.  If you are willing to help on ANY of the Events that would also be much appreciated.

We hope you’ll join us for these fun fundraising events!

Best wishes

PTFA Committee