Parents’ association

Gillotts Parents’ Association aims to support the school by raising funds for special projects and by creating a supportive community of parents around the school.

We have recently funded a new all-weather shelter for the students, raised funds for the purchase of 30 Raspberry Pis and new gym mats for the PE department. The PA also provided the school with its two mini buses.

We warmly encourage all parents join us. Whether you just want to hear about social events, are happy to help out every now and again, or you’d like to join the committee and get involved, we would love to hear from you. Please feel free to drop in to our next meeting, listed below.

To join our mailing list or for any enquiries please email

You can also join our Facebook page – just search for Gillotts Parents Association and ask to join the group. You will not only hear about events, but also about school news and successes that your children may forget to mention!

Next Meeting:

Tuesday 1st May6.30-8pm, room A1 (Art Block), Gillotts School. Everyone is welcome.

Upcoming events:

The PA Summer BBQ, Friday 13th July, on the school lawn
Join us for drinks and a BBQ to celebrate the end of another successful year and welcome those joining the Gillotts School community next year!

Giving through AmazonSmile:

Gillotts School Parents Association is now registered with AmazonSmile. This is a service operated by Amazon with exactly the same products, prices and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) from any eligible AmazonSmile purchases (which most are) to the Parents Association. Any money raised this way will be available for new resources for students at Gillotts.

We would be REALLY grateful if you would consider selecting Gillotts School Parents Association as your chosen charity and using AmazonSmile each time you shop with Amazon.

To complete the one-off set up you need to:

  1. Visit
  2. Sign in with your normal Amazon account details
  3. You will then be asked to choose a charity: ‘Select an organisation or pick your own’ – pick your own by searching for Gillotts School
  4. Select Gillotts School Parents Association as your chosen charity

AmazonSmile will now remember your preference (which you can change to any other charity enrolled with AmazonSmile should you wish to). You will receive a Welcome to AmazonSmile email, this will include a link to Install Amazon Assistant on your browser should you wish to, as a helpful reminder to use AmazonSmile.

Important – you must always start at for purchases to be eligible.

Unfortunately, purchases through the Amazon App on your mobile are not eligible. One option is to use the app to add items to your basket but finish the checkout process through Alternatively, you can:

  1. Visit in your mobile browser (eg Safari)
  2. For iphones, hit the share button at the bottom then select ‘Add to Home Screen’
  3. For android, hit the menu icon at the top right then select ‘Add to Home Screen’
  4. You have just created a shortcut to the AmazonSmile page to easily navigate to from your phone
  5. Don’t forget to delete the existing Amazon app 🙂

Collectively, purchases through AmazonSmile could make a really big difference to us.

Don’t forget – always shop with a smile!

How to find us

Gillotts School
Gillotts Lane

01491 574315

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