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Parents' Association Events


PA events

The PA run a wide range of events throughout the year, to bring the school community together or to raise funds - or both! 

The biggest event of the year is the recently-introduced Challoner's High Christmas Fayre, which is held at the end of November. Parents enjoy the annual quiz night, and the younger girls love the school discos, four or which are held each year: two here, and two at the boys’ school (DCGS). We provide a BBQ lunch for everyone on Sports Day, and we organise the Year 11 Prom alternate years with DCGS. We also run a Spring Draw which is one of our biggest fundraisers.

See below for Event Reviews.

The PA Committee are always looking for new ways of getting people together and raising money for the school. In the past, we have put on a Ceilidh, an Indulgence Evening and a Bollywood night, plus Comedy Nights, Theatre Trips, and a Spring Festival. Contact us if you'd like to find out more, or would like to join one of our event teams.

forthcoming events

2017 PA Spring Draw

Tickets are now on sale in the Annual Spring Draw, one of the PA’s most important fundraisers. New for this year:

Increased raffle prize money:
1st prize is now £500, 2nd £200, 3rd £100; the draw will take place on 31 March.
New incentive programme:
Every week there are prizes for best-selling individuals and forms, PLUS final top-sellers’ prizes. 

Update 23 March: Over 250 girls have sold tickets already - thank you! Every ticket sold raises money for improving eating facilities at the school. This week (ending 24 March) top-selling forms win Krispy Kreme donuts (y7); and pizza lunch (y8/9 & y10/11) - keep selling!

We’re aiming to beat last year’s total and raise £7,500. Thank you for your support!

7S enjoying week2's form prize of cupcakes:10N won the Krispy Kremes for week3:

challoners hollywood prom

A team of Challoners High parents is organising this year's prom, which will be held on Saturday 17 June at Shardeloes, Amersham Cricket Club. Booking forms have been sent to all year 11 parents at DCHS and DCGS - please return completed forms with payment by the end of term to secure your place!

Event reviews

Quiz Night: 20 January 2017

Christmas Fayre 2016

New Year 7 Parents’ Social

Sports Day: 13 July 2016

Comedy Night: Friday 8 July 2016

Spring Draw March 2016

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