Welcome to the PTA page! We are a friendly group whose aim is to enrich and enhance the experience of all our children during their time here at Durweston CE Primary School.

We always welcome new ideas and extra help...please contact us

Our recent fundraisers...

Durweston Country Fayre (May 19) £6,600

Sponsored Pancake Flip (Mar 19) £902

Christmas Fair (Dec 18) £3,177

Shopping Indulgence Evening (Nov 18) £440

School Disco (Oct 18) £281

Race Night (Oct 18) £1,670

Durweston Primary School Christmas Fair
Check out the photos below to view just some of the events and activities organised by the PTA. Please click to view full photos.



Wednesday 18th September 

The White Horse, Stourpaine @ 7:00pm

Come along to find out more about what we've got planned and have a natter! Please join us if you're new to Durweston and would like to learn more about the PTA and what we do for the school.



Friday 13th September 

Doors open 7pm Eyes down 7:30pm

Eyes down and dabbers at the ready for bingo night! Lots of prizes to be won. Adults and children welcome.


Friday 11th October @ 7pm

Durweston Village Hall

A really fun, exciting way to spend a Friday night! £5 per person including a light supper. More info here...


Watch this space for news of upcoming events. If you'd like to help out in any way, or have any ideas you'd like to share with us, please do get in touch - being part of the PTA is a really fun, rewarding way to get involved in the school community.


'We have as much fun as possible whilst finding a balance between raising money and entertaining the children.'

Did you know...?

In the academic year 2017/18 the efforts of the PTA raised a staggering £11,104 which helped pay for all of the following...

  • Contribution towards Maths No Problem scheme £2,500

  • 3 x projectors for classrooms £1,555

  • Arts week with artist Des Alner £800

  • Life Education Van visit £309

  • Paddleboat Theatre Company performance of 'Rustle' £320

  • End of year Forensic Workshop £599

  • Cash for classes £1,500

  • Dolphins playground shed £300

  • School Christmas lunch £213

...and much more! For a full breakdown please click on the 'Financial Report' link (below).

'We organise social events purely for the enjoyment of the pupils, their families and the wider community.'

Please click the links below to find out more about our aims and how we raised and spent money last year.

'We arrange events and activities that raise money for equipment and projects in school that are not normally funded by the Local Education Authority.'

Christine Newton (Chair Person) | Charlie Spiller (Vice Chair Person) | Suzi Legg (Treasurer) | Heidi Dawson (Secretary) 

Email: pta@durweston.dorset.sch.uk  Charity registration number: 1002591

If there are any issues with the website then please contact the School office

Find us: 
Church Road, 


Blandford Forum DT11 0QA