Money Tips for Parents & Carers

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Our Administration Team have spent a lot of time picking up loads of tips on how to make money go further and to raise funds for school.  These now have a page all of their own.  Some of them will help us to make our resources go further as a school, and thereby have more to spend on the pupils, and some of them save money for us all as individuals.
Money Tip How does it help? Who saves? Useful Links
Pay for school meals, trips etc using Wisepay This saves money for school.  It reduces the amount of paperwork which has to be done in the office and reduces the time spent paying in cash and cheques at the bank.  School

Sign up for e-mail communication This reduces the amount of paper that we use and the time and money spent on photocopying.  It also is a more reliable method of communication. School

E-mail to sign up

Discounted software 'Software for Students' offers discounts on software for school pupils - please be sure to check out the competition though! Parents, carers and pupils

Check out the Software 4 Students website If you shop online at Amazon, John Lewis, M&S, Ebay, Argos (or 2,000+ other outlets) go through this link and they will donate money to school. School (and sometimes the purchaser!)

Go to the Easyfundraising website

Easysearch Use this search engine and raise funds for school! School

Go to the 'Easysearch Search Engine' website

Nectar Points You can now use your Nectar card at many other places beyond Sainsbury's and Homebase.  Check them out. Everyone Check it out.  Do also check out other schemes which may be equally beneficial.
PCs for Rural People If you live or work in a rural area we can supply a fully functioning computer for as little as 130. All stakeholders

Go to the website

Asda Tech Trade-in Trade-in your old mobile phones, MP3 players, Digital Cameras, Sat Navs, PSP's and the Nintendo DS and we'll recycle them for you. Parents & carers

Go to the Asda Tech Trade-in website

Claim Free School Meals if you are entitled Check out if you are eligible for Free School Meals (link on the right).  The meals are really good and, if you do claim, school will get additional funding through Pupil Premium. Parents & carers

Local Authority Frees School Meals website