FoNS - Friends of Ngunguru School (aka PTA)

Secretary & FoNS Liaison Officer Scott Sutherland

Chair Jo Duff

Vice Chair  Helen Gibson

Treasurer  Jana Barclay

Committee members

Tamsin Sutherland

Drew Waldron

Nicole Trebilco

Shane Hansen

Angie Blundell

Loren Hope


Essential Information

Friends of Ngunguru School is an active and important part of the school community. One of the key responsibilities of FoNS is organising the fundraising events of the school. These include larger events such as the Clements Farms Horse Trek & Trail Bike Ride, Fireworks Night/Gala, Community Fun Run, and Halloween Disco.

Some of these events serve not only as fundraising opportunities but have developed over the years to be integral parts of the schools social calendar and are looked forward to by everyone associated with school as well as the wider community.

Additionally the FoNS aims to provide a key link between home and school and as a member of the New Zealand PTA ( receives great support and guidance to further develop this aspect of the organisation.

The FoNS committee meets on a regular basis during term time and meetings are advertised in the school newsletter.

There are a number of ways you can become involved the FoNS activities, from helping with the Friday Sausage Sizzle once or twice a term, assisting at events or becoming a committee member. We welcome any input that you may offer including any fundraising ideas or other projects.

If you would like to become involved in this active and friendly group or have any further queries, please contact us by e-mail through the school office, or ask at the school office for contact details or come along to one of the meetings, you will be most welcome. Please be assured your involvement can be as little or as big as you choose.

The Ngunguru FoNS relies on your ongoing support and participation to achieve its goals, getting involved is a great way to get to know people and be actively involved in your child's education.