Elmwood School participates in a number of Charity fundraising events during the year.  On these occasions students and staff are able to wear non uniform and dress appropriately for the occasion (paying a £1 contribution to take part), join in activities, purchase items and generally have fun!

Academic year (2021-2022) we have supported:

November – British Legion Poppy Appeal

October – Young Minds raised £57.50

September – Macmillan coffee morning raised £125.79

Academic year (2020-2021) we supported:

November – Children in Need.  A non uniform day raised £92.00 for this good cause.

November – British Legion Poppy Appeal

October – Walsall Outreach with their harvest appeal collecting the goodies below from staff, parents/carers and governors:





Academic year (2019-2020) we supported:



Macmillan coffee morning – £107.75 for this good cause.





Armistice Day event – £47.50 raised for BLEMSA plus the sale of poppies for the British Legion Poppy Appeal (£60.14)



On Friday 15th November a non uniform day raised £77.50 which was donated to SWING, a local bereavement service, that has helped to support a number of pupils via counselling sessions.

SWING thank you letter

Christmas jumper day and pie throwing at Acting Headteacher, Mr Lee Cross, raised £73.00 for the Walsall Homeless Angels.




Charity Christmas raffle organised by Jordan, a Year 7 pupil, raised £20 for the PDSA – see certificate below.

Certificate of Thanks – Elmwood School

Week commencing 9th March 2020 pupils took part in various sporting events including a ‘beat Mr Bullock penalty shoot out’ event.  As a result £20 was raised for this good cause.



During academic year (2018-2019) we supported:

Macmillan coffee morning – £145.76 raised for this good cause.





Our Christmas raffle raised £348.82.   Lucky prize winners are below.

Raffle Prizes WINNERS 2018


Birmingham Children’s Hospital thank you letter – donation from car washing activity

Comic Relief Day – 15.3.19

A non uniform day helped to raise £77.00 for this good cause.



DSC02574Macmillan coffee morning – 29th September 2017

£133.00 raised for this good cause



We  also supported Armistice Day on 13th November 2017 with the sale of poppies for the Royal British Legion when £129.23 was raised by selling poppies and other goodies.  Well done to our poppy sellers Habib and Kacey.


Children in Need – 17th November 2017

£214.45 raised for this good cause.


Homeless items

The Homeless Angels – December 2017

£55 raised by wearing Christmas jumpers which was used to buy items for local homeless people.


Birmingham Children’s Hospital – January 2018

£43.37 raised by car washing activity

Sports Relief non uniform day on Friday 23rd March 2018 has so far raised £66.92.