SHERWOOD PRIMARY SCHOOL (Supporters of Sherwood)


Looking for something Spooktacular to do this Halloween?

Challenge your family and friends in this exciting Virtual Balloon Race.

Over recent months, Supporters of Sherwood have had to put events and fundraising on hold. This has had a huge impact on the monies coming in to benefit the school community. As a result, we have looked at new ways to put the fun in fundraising. Monies raised from the Virtual Balloon Race will help us continue to make a difference.

Location: Dracula's Castle
Balloon cost: £3
Race starts: 9am 31st October 2020

Each balloon that you buy can be decorated and named. Follow your balloon for 7 days using Google Maps and each balloon is subject to a simulated flight pattern based on the actual weather conditions such as the wind speed and current temperature.

Prizes for the National Halloween Race (across multiple causes)
1st - £500 Cash.
2nd - Apple iPad and
10 lucky winners of £10 Book Tokens

Prizes for Sherwood winners
1st – 2 x tickets to a Preston North End Home Game (2020/2021 season).
2nd - £20 Barton Grange Voucher.
3rd - £10 Booths Voucher.

We hope you enjoy taking part – and we wish you all good luck!


Our fundraising target is: £500

Gross monies raised so far: £645

Supporters so far: 75

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Top 20 balloons within cause

  • #1 Lewis secret balloon : travelled 1,978.38km

  • #2 MA: travelled 1,495.86km

  • #3 Balloon: travelled 1,492.96km

  • #4 Balloon: travelled 1,489.65km

  • #5 Lucy: travelled 1,425.27km

  • #6 Balloon: travelled 1,410.63km

  • #7 Balloon: travelled 1,402.77km

  • #8 Balloon: travelled 1,395.45km

  • #9 Balloon: travelled 1,389.69km

  • #10 MA2: travelled 864.41km

  • #11 Balloon: travelled 861.98km

  • #12 Rory Johns: travelled 858.21km

  • #13 GRANDMA MARY: travelled 816.95km

  • #14 S S: travelled 663.53km

  • #15 UNCLE MATT: travelled 611.94km

  • #16 made by eilidh: travelled 594.44km

  • #17 Rubber Fit: travelled 585.64km

  • #18 the ultimate balloon 2: travelled 583.53km

  • #19 Joel : travelled 581.49km

  • #20 Maariya C: travelled 577.13km

Supporter Balloons (215)

  • Balloon joined the race on October 30, 2020, 5:09 PM

  • Yusuf Member joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:55 PM

  • Jenson Shield 7 joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:54 PM

  • AvaW Rach Andy 3SB joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:22 PM

  • AvaW 3SB joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:02 PM

  • AvaW Granny Glasgow 3SB joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:02 PM

  • AvaW GG Ireland 3SB joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:02 PM

  • AvaW Cousins Ireland 3SB joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:02 PM

  • AvaW Cousins Scotland 3SB joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:02 PM

  • AvaW Oz Family 3SB joined the race on October 30, 2020, 4:02 PM