November 2023: Appeal for committee vacancies
November 2023: Shoppers raise cash with tokens
November 2023: Head-scratching quiz night's a winner
July 2023: Car boot sale
July 2023: The Friendship Garden
July 2023: Latest wishlist available now
June 2023: Appeal for used uniform and revision guides
May 2023: Large grant funds gym equipment
May 2023: Donations for the school
May 2023: It's a full house!
March 2023: Science kit gifted by CSF
Science students are benefiting from the latest CSF gifts to the school which are now in daily use.
February 2023: Table Top Sale success
Our table top sale at school attracted 29 sellers and many dozens of buyers. The event raised over £250 for the school, with an additional sum from the sale of second hand uniform.
February 2023: Annual General Meeting
CSF has raised over £10,000 for the school in the last year, the AGM heard. This sum wouldn’t have been possible without our loyal supporters and the hard work of committee members who are all volunteers. THANK YOU!
February 2023: Art tablets for students
Eight new digital tablets are helping GCSE and A-Level students in the art classroom.
February 2023: New white goods for the school
School has taken delivery of three brand new items! CSF donated a fridge/freezer to the Student Centre where it is being used to safely store ice packs and medicines. And two kitchen cookers have been donated to the Food Technology department following a fundraiser at Tortworth Lake last summer, where CSF volunteers sold cakes and bakes donated by generous members of the local community. The cookers are now in use by key stage 3 and 4 students under staff supervision.
January 2023: New lighting tower for the main school hall
Castle School Friends were delighted to gift a £2,000 lighting tower to the school, as one of a number of items on a priority wish-list. This safe and practical tower has already been used to enhance dance and music productions and next up is the Drama Club production ‘Once Upon a Time' in February.