The play equipment looks in need of tlc and restoration with several broken or missing pieces. The parallel bars are notoriously popular: could there be a second pair of there? There is space for more play equipment, plus replacing the areas of grass which tend to get muddy with bark chippings?
Is it possible to pay someone a nominal amount to run after-school clubs? it’s a shame that there aren’t many available at the moment.
The playground has little shade in hot weather (or so my children tell me); likewise little shelter when it’s drizzly. What about getting a retractable sun/rain awning? See Nationwide Home Innovations for more ideas.
It would be great if we could retry getting some guitar lessons at school. I know they started pre-pandemic. Could be done as after school club if school time too busy?
Can we make the school’s outdoor play areas more creative and imaginative? Class 1’s playground has lots of great resources, but the older children miss out. They still love water, sand, logs, planks, building bridges, making hideouts etc etc. even when they are nearing secondary age. All these tools for play are wonderful for fuelling…
Many of the local schools have “Forest School” as part of their curriculum. It is thoroughly enjoyed by all involved and enhances the pupil’s education and wellbeing as well as being an age-appropriate hands-on way of learning. In today’s environmentally aware society where climate change is impacting our planet right now, it seems even more…
See an investment in school heating. At the opening of the new classroom it was stated that the next project was to raise funds for a new heating system due to the current one being close to regular malfunction.