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Gateways PFA

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The Gateways Parents and Friends Association

Gateways Parents & Friends Association is a group of parents and teachers committed to supporting and enhancing the development initiatives of the school through exciting and fun fundraising events. The PFA aims to develop and sustain a strong, fun and beneficial community within Gateways School.

The Core Committee is made up of six parents:-

Image from the PFA Xmas Fayre in November 2021

Kathryn Dyer – Chair – Parent of Izzy and Lucy in Year 10
Rachel Holmes – Secretary – Parent of Pippa in Year 10
Michelle Bairstow – Treasurer –Parent of Edie in Year 10
Ruth Aldred – Legal – Parent of Lucy in Year 10
Kerry Ray – Events – Parent of Colleen in Year 10 and Niamh in Year 9
Natalie Goldstone – Parent of Sophia and Talia in Prep

We also have a fabulous team of around 15 additional volunteers who regularly help out with events when time allows.

Watch our video here!

Get involved with The PFA

As you can imagine a committee like the PFA requires a team effort. We would love to welcome new parents to the committee, particularly parents from Prep and also parents of some of our boys to ensure we represent the whole school.

Could you help in any way?

  • Would you like to be contacted about future meetings?
  • Are you able to give a few hours of your time to assist with future events?
  • Are you able to donate a prize for the auction at our Summer Ball?
  • Do you run a business that would like to sponsor our Summer Ball?
  • Do you have any ideas for future fundraisers

If you answered YES to any of these questions, please get in touch.

Our contact information is:

E-Mail –

Facebook – GwaysPFA

Twitter – @GatewaysPFA


My Nametags’ school labels are perfect for rough everyday school use, and the labels stay on wash after wash. Better still, the PFA will receive 24% of all orders received towards their current fund raising target.

To order, follow this link – and use our school code 3372 when placing an order.  Thank you for your support!

Linley & Simpson will donate £100 to the PFA when you sell or let your home with them. Additionally you will receive £100 to help with your moving costs.

Appleyard London – visit to send flowers to a loved one. Use “Gateways” at the checkout and they will make a donation to the PFA (at no cost to you).

Also, don’t forget that we sell pre-loved uniform – email us for info!

Gateways Parents & Friends Association – committed to supporting and enhancing the development initiatives of the school through exciting and fun fundraising events.

Please visit our Facebook page to see what events are coming up and take a look at some of the photos from past events.