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VOTING CLOSES on 20th November for the Aviva Community Fund.

There are projects already with 1000's of VOTES so, if we're to be in with a chance of getting to the final judging panel, we need VOTES from parents, relatives and friends.

4 easy steps:

  1. Click the link
  2. Register
  3. Use your 10 votes
  4. Share with all your on-line contacts.

It takes less than 5 minutes and could be worth up to £25,000 for school.

UPGRADING MULTI-USE GAMES AREA (MUGA) - vote for us now in the Aviva Community Fund

We are incredibly proud of our school, our pupils and our community. Our MUGA project has fantastic support from all of them. They turn up to fundraisers, help whenever asked, promote the project whenever they can and are fully committed to ensuring we succeed in our goal. This funding is for them!

For further information check the Friends Facebook page or email them at

Our next three events are;


Thursday 15th November - Bedtime Stories


Thursday 29th November - Christmas Fair


Saturday 8th and Tuesday 11th December - Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

The joint Eppleby Forcett and Middleton Tyas School Parent Teacher Association was rebranded and named 'Friends' in 2018. This was to reflect the nature of a close working partnership and fundraising to support our schools across two sites. 

The group is made up of enthusiastic parents and teachers. Our aim is to work together to raise funds to purchase resources for the schools, such as new equipment, and to help fund wonderful events for your children to enjoy.

The majority of our funds are raised by holding a series of events.  We host a range of events each term.  We try to hold all events with minimal expenditure therefore maximising our fundraising opportunities.



The Friends are constantly looking for new members. It really is worthwhile getting involved as your child makes their journey through school. What we have found is that all parents have something to offer and by working together we can make a difference obtaining those little extras that help all our children. 

Whether you would like to be fully involved or if you would simply like to help at occasional events your support will be greatly appreciated; we simply need your contact details. If you would like to get in touch with us or offer some help with any of our events please contact us via email. You can email us at if you would like more information. 

Updates on our activities and our meeting dates are announced every week through the school newsletter.


Did you know that whenever you buy anything online - from your weekly shop to your annual holiday - you could be collecting free donations for The Federation of Eppleby Forcett and Middleton Tyas CE Primary schools?

There are over 3,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation, including Amazon, John Lewis, Aviva, thetrainline and Sainsbury's – it doesn't cost you a penny extra!

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3...

1. Head to and join for free.

2. Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first to find the site you want and start shopping.

3. After you’ve checked out, that retailer will make a donation to our schools for no extra cost whatsoever!

There are no catches or hidden charges and The Federation of Eppleby Forcett and Middleton Tyas CE Primary schools will be really grateful for your donations.

Thank you for your support.  Please click here to watch a video on how easy it is!

Meeting Minutes