Kids on the Catwalk
CHILDREN love taking part in Fashion Shows and the Kids on the Catwalk Fashion Shows for primary schools are really entertaining events that the whole family can enjoy. With minimum amount of work, they are great fun for the children and are an easy way for the PTA to raise much needed funds.
For the last 21 years, many schools have raised in excess of £500 from each show and many now book up year on year, as they recognise just how much enjoyment the children get, and what a boost to school funds they make.
If your school hasn’t held a fashion show before, or if your PTA has recently changed, here’s how it works.
We ask for between 30 and 60 children of primary age to model. No experience is needed – just enthusiasm, which is usually in abundance! Before the show starts, we run a creative workshop to teach the children some dance moves and some of the older children also have the opportunity to learn a routine of their own.
The actual show is about 45 minutes long and is all set to music and is followed by a grand finale. Shows can early evening or on a Saturday
afternoon – whenever works best.
How does the PTA make money?
You keep the entrance fee that’s usually charged to watch the performance, plus refreshment and raffle ticket sales. After the show the children’s clothes are available for purchase and the PTA will also earn commission on all sales (after reaching a set minimum).
An easy event for the PTA
We know how busy PTA staff are and so we provide everything you will need - the posters and model permission slips, trained DBS checked staff, the music, and of course all the clothing. All the PTA needs to do is to organise the refreshments and raffle, take the money on the door and provide 5-6 helpers.
Book your Fashion Show by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or if you’re not on the PTA, tell your PTA about us - visit www.kidsonthecatwalk.co.uk
“The children absolutely loved the show. One teacher said she couldn’t remember an event that the children had enjoyed so much. We raised £569 in total. Brilliant!”
"Wow what a night!! Everyone is still talking about the show, Jan and Sharon were fantastic and made it seem effortless. The children loved every bit of the evening and the families were very impressed."
"The school raised money for very little work and we were so impressed that we have re-booked."
"Amazing night at our school fashion show. The kids had a great time. A big Thank you to Jan Fassnidge and her team at kids on the catwalk. Brilliant job. Already thinking about the next one!!!"
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