Dagenham Park breaks school record to raise £2k for Children in Need
PUBLISHED: 10:00 21 November 2019
Dagenham Park School
Students and staff at Dagenham Park secondary have pulled their fingers out and raised their best ever total for Children in Need.
They raised £2,101.55 over a week of activities to help the charity.
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Students from across the school to part in events including sponsored silences, raffles and a non-uniform day.
Some staff and students even dressed-up as Pudsey Bear on November 15.
"The incredible amount raised for Children In Need reflects on the truly charitable and giving nature of our staff and students," said the school's head teacher Chris Ash. "I am deeply honoured to be a part of the Dagenham Park family."
The events were organised by Natasha Trayler, who has run Children In Need at Dagenham Park for the past three years. She said: "I am so proud of everyone involved for their passion and dedication to such a worthy charity and look forward to seeing how much we can raise next year."
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