Ditcham Cinema Night – Seniors

Ditcham Cinema!

The ‘Friends of Ditcham Park School’ are excited to present ‘Ditcham Cinema’. We are holding a film evening for the children in Uppers and Seniors on the 22nd March 2019. We will be showing the film:

‘Johnny English Strikes Again’

Ditcham Cinema – 22nd March Johnny English

It is a ‘PG’ rated film following on from the first two Johnny English films. As it is a PG film, pupils from Uppers to Form 5 are invited to attend the showing but we do require your consent for your child to watch the film. Parent helpers and FDPS members will be in attendance. Parents are welcome to join us for the screening of the film.

The seniors chose the film based on a school vote.

The cost of the event will be £6 per child and will include a Pizza or Hot Dog Dinner. The film will start at 4.30pm and will be finished by 6pm.

We will be running a small ‘Tuck Shop’ just like at the cinema for pupils to buy sweets and popcorn for the film! Pease send any small change in with your child on the day.

We hope you will join us for this new event, if your child would like to attend, please complete the booking form and return it to the office marked ‘Ditcham Cinema’. Spaces are limited so please return your booking form as soon as possible.

Johnny English Film Poster

Family Fun Race Night – cancelled

We are sorry to announce that this event was cancelled due to low numbers.


We are thrilled to announce that the first family event of 2019 will be the

Race Night!

When?: Friday 1 March 2019, 6:30pm doors open for 7pm race start
Where?: Ditcham Park School
How much?: £5 per person for entry and dinner, plus bring extra for drinks and placing your bets

Complete Race Night Booking form

If you’ve been to one of our bingo or quiz nights before, you’ll know that it’s a great Ditcham community event where families gather and have a lot of fun! The race night will be a first for the Ditcham community so this is what you can expect:

  • – 8 races picked randomly that will be shown on the big screen
  • – 4 races before dinner is served, 4 races after dinner (subject to change)
  • – You pick your horse(s) and place your bets
  • – Watch the race, cheer on your horse(s)
  • – Collect your winnings. Winnings will be given out for the first place horse only.
  • – Dinner – you’ll have a choice of Nachos with Chilli, Nachos with Vegetarian Chilli, or Bolognaise with Nachos for those who prefer a mild flavour.
  • – There will be a well-stocked cash bar on the evening run by the fabulous Claire and Colin Falla.
  • – Each bet will be a £1 so make sure to bring along pound coins.
  • – Bring a torch so you can find your way back to your car safely.

Complete the booking form and come along for some great fun! Places are limited so please return your booking form to the office early.

All funds raised from this event will go directly back to benefit the children and the Ditcham community. Why not check out the recent successful bids on our Bids page?

Or, if you have an idea and wish to propose some of these, why not complete the bid form? All bids are read out to the FDPS committee at meetings and a vote is taken. Pupils, teachers, parents, staff – all are welcome to submit a bid so why not give it a go?

Inaugural Ditcham Cinema Night for Juniors

Ditcham Cinema!

We are excited to present the first ‘Ditcham Cinema’ event by holding a film evening for the children in the juniors on

13th February 2019, 4:15pm start. 

We will be showing the film
♥♥ Gnomeo and Juliet ♥♥

in the spirit of Valentine’s Day

It is a ‘U’ rated film about two star crossed gnomes falling in love, with an amazing soundtrack by Elton John.


The cost of the event will be £6 per child and will include a Pizza or Hot Dog Dinner. The film will start at 4.15pm and will be finished by 6pm. Parents are welcome to join us for the screening of our first film!

Children are welcome to bring a small pillow, blanket and/or cuddly toy to make themselves snuggly while watching the film! Please bring these in a named bag.

We will be running a small ‘Tuck Shop’ just like at the cinema for children to buy sweets and popcorn for the film! Pease send any small change in a purse for the children to use at the event!

We hope you will join us for this new event, if your child would like to attend, please fill in the Ditcham Cinema Junior Booking Form and return it to the office marked ‘Ditcham Cinema’. Spaces are limited so please return your slip as soon as possible and by 1st Feb.

Download Booking Form

Save the Date! 21st June 2019 for…. Ditcham After Dark Campover!!!

SAVE THE DATE!

We are excited to announce that the date of the 2019 Family Campover has been (most appropriately!) set for the longest day of 2019!

Mark your diaries for 21st June 2019!

What is it? New in 2015 was the "Ditcham After Dark" family campout event.  With the kind agreement of the School, FDPS invited families to pitch a tent in the Walled Garden overnight and experience the grounds as never before! For our first year 50 tents were pitched, and the families enjoyed al fresco food, fun and games, a warming camp fire (with marshmallows for toasting) and an interesting "Bat Walk"! Read more about the 2015 event here.

More details for our 2019 event to follow soon - we can't wait!

Save the Date! 1st March 2019 for Race Night Family Fun!

SAVE THE DATE!

Save the Date in your diaries for an evening that promises to be a lot of fun!

The Ditcham community is invited to the FDPS Race Night on Friday 1 March 2019.

More details to follow soon.

Hope to see you there!