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Devonport High School for Girls

Parents & Carers

Parent Teacher and Friends Association

The PTFA would like to invite you to a meeting on Wednesday 19th October at 6pm. The meeting with be held in the 6th form centre and will be the first face to face meeting to take place since the start of the Covid 19 Pandemic.
We are currently a small PTFA and are looking for volunteers to join us. We know that many of you are keen to help support the school, but maybe you are unsure of the commitment that is required so why not come along and find out more.
Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided, but please feel free to bring your own with you.

If you can't attend don't worry, we will send out minutes from the meeting and if you have any questions or suggestions please feel free to email me at PTFA@DHSG.CO.UK

We look forward to meeting you
Kind regards
Hannah Wilkinson
PTFA Chair

The Parent Teacher and Friends Association, a registered charity, has been in existence for many years and works hard to support the staff and the students.  All parents and carers with children at the school are automatically members of the PTFA.

Parents and carers are encouraged to join the PTFA committee and help organise a number of events during the year which raise funds for the school, we would welcome any offers of support or new fund raising ideas.

The PTFA need parents to actively support fund raising events by: 

  • Managing pre-loved uniform sales
  • Assisting with serving refreshments at various events
  • Running the PTFA quiz
  • Helping to run the 11+ exam and practice exam

Fundraising 2018-2019

This year the PTFA have donated £4,000 to purchase the following

There is a small but active committee including a Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer amongst others. 

Meetings are held twice a term in the evening at 7.00pm in the Sixth Form Centre, and last about an hour. These meetings are open to all parents, carers, grandparents, friends and new faces are very welcome. 

For further information or to find out more about how you can support the PTFA, please email

For the latest 11+ admission arrangements, please see our Admissions Page.