08. October 2018 · Comments Off on Class 5/6 cake sale raises £168 for Women’s Aid Integrated Services · Categories: Festivals, Fundraising at Iona School


We raised £168 for Women’s Aid Integrated Services at our Michaelmas Festival last Monday.

Children in Class 5/6 baked cakes which they served with drinks before the festival.

I am delighted that the children could be a part of the

‘Bake A Difference’ fundraising program for W.A.I.S.

Maria Woolley

20. September 2018 · Comments Off on Iona School pupil raises £587 for the ‘Raising the Fence Fund’! · Categories: Fundraising at Iona School, Steiner education

Iona School pupil raises £587 for the ‘Raising the fence fund’

Edie did a sponsored walk up

Pen-y-ghent this summer for the school.  What a fantastic achievement!


With gratitude from

The Iona School Community


  • By GoFundMe (all donations are giftaided): DONATE HERE
  • By BACS to the normal account: The Iona School Association (Account number):20133313 (Sort Code): 60-83-01. Please mark your payment ”donation”.
  • By cheque made payable to ‘The Iona School Association’


If you are a tax payer, we will be able to gift aid any donations, this means we can claim back 25p for every £1.00 donated. To fill out a gift aid form please email fiona@theionaschool.org.uk (or to check if you already filled one out).

Thank you for supporting this campaign. Each and every donation is greatly appreciated-however large or small!

With gratitude,

The Iona College

20. July 2018 · Comments Off on Studio Sale to support Iona School’s ‘Raising the Fence’ campaign – Sun 5th August · Categories: Fundraising at Iona School

 Studio Sale to support Iona School

To support Iona School’s ‘Raising the Fence’ campaign, Yelena Popova will be holding a one-day studio sale of limited edition prints (under £150), small paintings (under £500), drawings, second hand art books and other bric-a-brac at her studio in Primary.

The sale will be part of Primary Makers Market so there’ll be interesting things for sale from other artists and crafts people too.

Yelena’s works will be priced 30% off the gallery price and 30% of all the proceeds will go to Iona School.

Date: Sunday 5th August

Time: 11.00-15.00

Place: Studio B6, first floor, Primary, 33 Seely Road, Nottingham, NG7 1NU

Yelena Popova (b. USSR) lives and works in Nottingham.
 Yelena graduated from MA Painting at the Royal College of Art in 2011. In 2016 Yelena had a solo show at Nottingham Contemporary and was selected to be part of ‘100 Painters of Tomorrow’ published by Thames and Hudson and ‘Vitamin P3’, (108 international artists who are revolutionising painting today) published by Phaidon Press.


26. June 2018 · Comments Off on German Café – Wednesday 18th July at 3.15pm-4.15pm · Categories: Communications, Fundraising at Iona School, Independent schools Nottingham, Steiner education
Dear parents,
Your are invited to the German Café
after school on Wednesday 18th July from 3.15-4.15pm
19. March 2018 · Comments Off on REMINDER: Cabaret fundraiser at Iona School Fri 23rd March 6-9pm · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Fundraising at Iona School, Independent schools Nottingham, Iona school Community Hall

To All Friends of Iona

Don’t forget our fabulous Class 4/5 Cabaret at School this Friday (23rd)!

Doors will open at 5:30, to enable you to buy drinks and be seated for the first act at 6pm. During the evening, there will be the opportunity to buy soft drinks, and in the interval we will be serving daal with rice and accompaniments for £4 and samosas for £1. There will also be a selection of cake for desert. We will be collecting donations on the door for entry.

We have a varied programme of singing, dancing, poetry and fire!

Please come along and support us as we raise money towards our residential trip to Cornwall in May.

See you there!

18. October 2017 · Comments Off on The Iona School celebrates World Cerebral Palsy Day and rasies £91.30 for RHSP · Categories: cerebral palsy, Fundraising at Iona School, Independent schools Nottingham

IONA SCHOOL was delighted to participate in World Cerebral Palsy day on Friday 6th October 2017.

Class children raised awareness of cerebral palsy by coming in to school dressed in green.

They also baked cakes (some were green!) and sold them at break time and after school and have donated all the money to Rutland House School for Parents.

They raised a smashing £91.30 in total!

17. October 2017 · Comments Off on The Advent Fayre is back on Saturday 2nd December 10.30am-4pm! · Categories: Fundraising at Iona School, Independent schools Nottingham, Iona School Advent Fayre

The Iona School charity fundraising Advent Fayre 2017

On Saturday 2nd December 10.30am – 4pm

A wonderful event for the whole family to enjoy….

This is a long-running event which sees many local people and families from across Nottingham come together for a day of heart-warming good cheer!

Come and try:
• Seasonal vegetarian restaurant
• Café: freshly baked cakes, teas, coffees
• Children’s craft activities
• 30 craft market stalls: Christmas gifts galore from local Nottingham craft makers
• ‘Taste of Iona’ homemade produce: jams, chutneys, preserves, homemade sweets
• Puppet play
• Iona singers
• Make your own Christmas wreath
• Mulled apple juice and waffles
• Grand raffle draw
• Face painting
• Gnome gardens
• Festive singing and busking
• Beeswax candle dipping

All welcome, donation on the door

All proceeds to the Iona School.
Registered charity number: 516999.


28. September 2017 · Comments Off on Iona School supporting World Cerebral Palsy Day on 6th October 2017 · Categories: cerebral palsy, Fundraising at Iona School, Independent schools Nottingham

19. June 2017 · Comments Off on St John’s Fire Festival & Fayre – Friday 23rd June from 4pm – families welcome · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Festivals, Fundraising at Iona School, Independent schools Nottingham, Junior schools nottingham, Primary schools Nottingham, The Land at Iona School

01. December 2016 · Comments Off on Iona School’s Advent Fayre a resounding success and raises £6,009.27 ! · Categories: Fundraising at Iona School, Independent schools Nottingham, Iona School Advent Fayre, Iona School Christmas

Iona School’s Advent Fayre was a resounding success on Saturday! Everyone commented on what a special day it was and a lot of fun was had by all!

It’s amazing what the magical combination of parent power and staff commitment can achieve and this was reflected in the feel-good atmosphere of the day and the fantastic total raised for the school which was £ £6,009.27!

Thank you-thank you-thank you to everyone involved-you have been amazing and to everyone for coming along and supporting the event. We look forward to doing it all again next year:)

Seasons Greetings from The Iona School