The BGSPA are an informal and friendly group of parents who enjoy dedicating their time and talents to the school. Over the years, it has made a significant difference to the school by raising money for the ‘extras’ that really enhance school life.
Our Bradford Grammar School Parents’ Association (BGSPA) organises social events and fundraising for pupils, parents and staff.
Some events are fundraisers while others are just socials. All are fun, so please join in! Always feel free to suggest new events, and keep coming back to this page for the latest BGSPA news and information.
The main aim of the BGSPA is to foster good relationships between staff and parents. Every parent in the School automatically becomes a member. We encourage everyone to get involved and join in with the various events and get-togethers. It is an ideal way of meeting other parents and being involved in the life of Bradford Grammar School.
If you have any enquiries or if you would like to get involved, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The BGSPA provides a variety of support to the School, including the organisation of:
- Social events such as the annual Spring Fair
- Parents’ Induction Day
- Regular coffee mornings with guest speakers
- Annual General Meeting
- Refreshments at the Open Day
- Coordinating second hand uniform sales
- Post-Christmas get-together
In addition to supporting the school with grants for projects in school that benefit pupils, a small section of our fundraising is used to support pupils who due to financial constraints cannot go on school trips.
If you would like more information and would like to apply then please complete the form and send to us via email at email@example.com Please note that this is only available to non-bursary students and upon receipt of an application the schools financial department may request (in confidence) financial information to support your application.
There are many different arms to the BGSPA including:
The Netball Parents’ Association
The Netball Parents’ Association does a huge amount of fundraising to support the teams, including the organisation of the well-established Christmas Fair and Fashion Show. The proceeds from these events go towards the overseas tour and charities as chosen by pupils
The Rowing Parents’ Association
The Boat Club is supported by a very active Parents’ Association. You can follow us on twitter @BGS_ROWING
The Rugby Parents’ Association
The School has a thriving Rugby Parents’ Association which meets regularly to organise social and fundraising events including the Christmas Ball, Curry Night, Barbecue, presentation evenings and Golf Day
The Tennis Parents’ Association
Tennis has a very active Tennis Parents’ Association who support the teams at fixtures. The Association runs very enjoyable and successful fundraising events, including the annual May Ball, quiz nights and race nights