Parent Teacher Association

About the PTA

The main objective of the PTA is to raise funds that can be used to support and enhance the education, school experience and social development of children attending St Joseph’s Primary School. In addition the PTA aim to be a forum to enable the sharing of views on extra-curricular matters between parents and teaching staff.

Who we are

The PTA is a group of dedicated parents and teachers who volunteer their time to support St Joseph’s Primary School by raising funds at various events throughout the school year and support other extra-curricular events that benefit the children and parents of the school.

Current officers includes:

  • Chair: Gemma Blake
  • Vice Chair: Sinéad Walsh
  • Treasurer: Martin Reynolds
  • Secretary: Claire Barker

Upcoming events

Marathon/Lap the Lough Fundraiser

This year we have two relay teams running the Belfast Marathon, we also have the PTA Chair running the full marathon and the Board of Governors’ Chair cycling ‘Lap the Lough’. You can support them and the PTA by donating via the Just Giving page .In support of the runners and cyclist there will also be a sports themed non-uniform day on Friday 3 May, the suggested donation for this will be £1.

Cash for Clobber

The PTA will be organising a collection after Easter, so please start your spring cleaning and put aside any unwanted clothing, textiles or shoes. Remember the more we collect the more we earn.

Communion Teas

We would like a couple of volunteers to take responsibility for organising the Communion Tea (with PTA support) on Saturday 11 May. If you would be willing to help out please contact the PTA at If you can help out in any way on 11 or 18 May, please also get in touch. As always we can’t provide this service without your help.

The Community Fun Day

One of our major fundraisers for the year and a great day out for all the family. Put the date in your diary, Saturday 8 June. Learn more here.

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P1 Curriculum meetings
24 2019
P2 Curriculum meeting
25 2019
P3 Curriculum meeting
26 2019
P4 Curriculum meeting
27 2019
P5 Curriculum meeting
St.Joseph's Primary School,
31a Holland Drive,

028 9065 0039

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