PICTURES: Gordano School pupils dress up for RAG Week

PUBLISHED: 13:48 23 October 2017 | UPDATED: 13:51 23 October 2017

RAG Week at Gordano School.

RAG Week at Gordano School.

Lizzie Woolford

Students at Gordano School have looked a bit unusual over the past week – but it is all in the aid of a good cause.

RAG Week at Gordano School.RAG Week at Gordano School.

The Portishead school held its annual RAG Week event ahead of the school holidays and it saw the students find enterprising ways to raise money for charity.

Events organised by the committee included fancy dress-themed days, a lunchtime fair with lots of stalls and activities for the lower school to take part in, RAG Fest, a concert, school fitness test pitting students against teacher, a quiz and cake sales.

Joint RAG committee chairmen, Charlotte Yeaman, and James Ellis, said: “We’ve worked really hard this term to make sure RAG Week was a fundraising success.

“The dedication of the RAG Committee has helped us a lot.

Students enjoying the Disney-themed day.Students enjoying the Disney-themed day.

RAG Week at Gordano School.RAG Week at Gordano School.

“This year should be great for sixth form in terms of the money raised as we managed to get the whole school in non-uniform on Friday, which has never happened before.

“We’re looking forward to finding out how much money has been raised.”

RAG Week at Gordano School.RAG Week at Gordano School.

RAG Week at Gordano School.RAG Week at Gordano School.

RAG Week at Gordano School.RAG Week at Gordano School.

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