Fundraising news - Wish Tokens, Easter raffle and Sports Relief!
20th March 2016
We have started 2016 on a high note here at Abbey Hill Academy & Sixth Form by submitting over 32,000 Wish Tokens we enables us to have a share of £30,000.00! On Monday 21st March 2016 Suzanne Florence, Geoff Hunter, Kameran Sharif, Lydia Bentham & Elliot Giddings were invited to The Gazette office in Middlesbrough to a presentation where we received our cheque for £435.70. We came 10th out of 200 entrants!! This money will be put towards the cost of a pantomime for the students.
The students were a credit to the school & Lydia appeared on camera for the Gazette website which can be viewed on the Gazette on line. We would like to thank you for your support with this campaign & for sending in the tokens for us as every token counted towards our grand total!
We held an Easter raffle in aid of the Friends of Horizons Academy Trust & we raised a grand total of £138.55 for this good cause. The winners of the raffle were Tickets numbers: 451 Paula Gilkes, 385 Sean Williams & 812 Brennan. Congratulations to all the winners.
On Friday 18th March 2016 the staff & students showed their support for another good cause” Sports Relief” where both Students & staff came to school I their track suits for a donation of £1.00 we raised a grand total of £ 160.00. The students also took part in Dodge Ball games throughout the day to celebrate & show their support for “Sports Relief”.
The staff & students of Abbey Hill Academy & Sixth Form would like to thank you for your kindness & generosity with fundraising events & we wish you & your family a very Happy Easter.