Parents' Association

Parents' Association

Welcome to Upton Primary School Parents’ Association! All parents and carers are automatically members. Have a look around to find out more information. Thanks for reading!


We are a friendly approachable group of parents who organise fun, affordable events for our children to enjoy whilst raising money for the school.


The day to day running, organisation and management of the PA is conducted by 5 Trustees and several other helpful parents. Our current Trustees (with children in the years shown) were elected at the AGM held in March 2024. They are;

Co-Chair Persons

Jenny Kensit & Anna Hailey


Vice Chair

Leighanne Bowles



Chris Wilson



Larraine West


Honorary President

Mrs Baines

Head teacher


To enhance both the school’s provisions and your child’s experiences whilst at school.


To find out what’s going on, just join our mailing list by emailing or approach a Trustee, we promise we don’t bite!  You can also join our helpers WhatsApp group - just email us your details and we will add you. We regulary communicate via the school in relation to our events with any pleas for help!

Things that the PA spend money on each year;

  • £100 gift for each class to spend on whatever they want
  • Paying for theatre company to perform each year
  • Sports day drinks
  • Leavers’ keepsakes

The money raised to date has been spent on lots of lovely things including:

  • Assistance in providing a new outdoor learning area with HSBC
  • iPads and digital cameras for each class
  • Covered seating for the playground
  • Storytelling area and canopy in the main playground
  • Warm, cozy rugs for Nursery and Y1
  • ‘Alphasmart’ electronic devices for children with additional needs
  • Assisted in providing a reading den in the main playground

To find out more or if you would like to get involved with the PA then email:

Yearly Events


Sponsored Bounce - The children do A LOT of bouncing, which they love! 


Mother’s Day Sale – we sell gifts for the children to buy for the special lady in their lives


Father's Day Event - we sell gifts for the children to buy for their special man in their lives


Inflatables Day – we organise the annual inflatables fun day at the end of each summer term.  Please keep an eye out for further information.  We are always in need of helpers on the day.  If you are able to assist please contact a member of the PA in person or at


Halloween Disco

A spooky night is enjoyed by all as the children dance the night away in their fantastically scary costumes, masks and makeup. 


Christmas Bazaar

The PA pull out all the stops to provide a brilliant Christmas Bazaar for the children! All of the hard work in preparing the stalls and gifts to sell, culminates in a successful day, with every child visiting the hall with their class. We are sincerely grateful to everyone that helps out on the day and for your kind donations of gifts. Please keep in mind that we continue to accept gift donations throughout the year, so do remember us when having a spring clean!  Donations can be left at the PA box in the School Office.


We try to organise other fundraising events throughout the year.  All ideas welcome!

Wondering whether to get involved?

Upton Primary Parents’ Association are proud members of Parentkind, the leading membership organisation for parent bodies across the UK. With Parentkind membership all parents can access a wealth of useful information to help with supporting both the PTA and the school in providing the best possible education for your children. Cick the link for more information: