P & C

The Willetton Primary School Parents and Citizens Association, facilitates parent participation in our school; nurtures an open, engaged and friendly school community; provides for extra resources for our students through fundraising and facilitating events to enhance the school experience.

Enquiries

For all enquiries please contact the P&C on willettonprimarypandc@gmail.com

Community

Please join our Facebook Page to receive notifications of upcoming events at www.facebook.com/WillettonPrimarySchoolPandC

P&C Committee

The Willetton Primary School P&C Association Inc is always looking to improve communication with our school community.  We would like to introduce you to your P&C Committee for 2021.

President - Candace Higgs

Vice President - Reece Foster

Secretary - Cat Welch

Treasurer - Tina Reid

WACSSO Rep - Reece Foster

Fundraising Co-ordinator - Deb Ginbey

KPP Representative - Amy Crosby

Second Hand Uniforms - Julie Cowley

Safety House Co-ordinator - Caio Mendonca

School Banking Co-ordinator - Mandy Carey

Public Relations -  Pip Wenn

Sustainability Committee Convener - vacant, contact: wps.sustainability@gmail.com

Canteen Committee Convener - vacant, contact: willettoncanteen@gmail.com

Meetings

Meetings occur in the school staff room at 7pm Mondays on the following dates:

  • 15 March
  • 3 May
  • 31 May
  • 2 August
  • 31 August
  • 25 October
  • 22 November

Membership

We would love to have your membership.  Please download our Membership Form, which you can submit in the P&C Box in the front office with your $1 membership fee.  Members receive faction points simply by attending P&C meetings!!

Guidelines and Policies

Please see the Willetton Primary School P&C Guidelines and Policies below: 

Charity

We are a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) and you can view our financial summary here

Events

  • Saturday 13 March - Election Day BBQ and Bake sale
  • Wednesday 17 March - Harmony Day Parade & Picnic & Second hand uniform stall
  • Friday 19 March - National Ride to School Day
  • Term 2
    • Mother's Day activities
    • K / PP Puzzle-athon
  • Term 3
    • WPS Disco
    • Book Week - including Book Fair (Parent volunteers required)
    • Father's Day activities
  • Term 4
    • Teacher Appreciation Morning Tea
    • Colour Run
    • School Fete 50 + 1
    • P & C Family Picnic

Donations

You can donate directly to Willetton Primary School via the WPS P&C.

This money contributes directly to your school.  This year we have

  • purchased and upgraded the air-conditioners in each classroom,
  • contributed to sustainability initiatives, and
  • covered costs associated with Year 6 Leavers

Donations can be made directly to the bank account details below:

Account Name: Willetton Primary School Parents and Citizens Association

BSB: 736-081

Account: 070044

Your Reference: Parent or child name

Ways to Contribute

Your P&C is registered with community based fundraising programs. Please see below for further information on how you can support your local community and your school.

Gilberts Fresh Support our Schools Program

This program donates 1% of all money spent to your nominated school every time you shop.  Please see www.gilbertsfresh.com.au for further information.

The Entertainment Book

We receive 20% of Entertainment Book sales, which provides discounts on entertainment, food and activities in WA and other states.  The Book is now online only allowing for easier searching by location and discount type.  To order yours today please go to www.entbook.com.au/83308a

E’co Pay it Forward Clothing Donations

The P&C organises the clothing donation bins that provide pre-loved clothing to E’co Pay it Forward.  Please donate any unwanted clothes and shoes by placing in the bins located in the Pinetree Gully main carpark.

School Banking Program

School Banking Day for WPS is Friday morning between 8.30am and 8.40am.  You can join the program by opening or having an existing CommBank Youthsaver account.  Your child will receive a Dollarmites deposit wallet to use for school banking. Every deposit collects a silver Dollarmites token, once you collect 10 tokens you can choose a reward.  You can also track savings progress in the CommBank Youth app.
If you have any questions on our school banking program please contact Candace Higgs, P&C President on 0433 165 664 or via our email address willettonprimarypandc@gmail.com

Secondhand Uniforms

If you have old, outgrown uniforms and don’t know what to do with them then donate them to the P&C!  A blue bin is located in the assembly area of the school, Julie collects these pre-loved uniforms which can be purchased for a $2 donation to the P&C.  Julie can be contacted via the P&C email or via our Facebook account.

Containers for Change

We have registered for the Containers for Change program, our P&C scheme ID is C10338267. If you would like to donate to the school by recycling your plastic and glass bottles please head to a recycling  centre, the closest to the school is 3 Moonie St, Willetton.