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Yarrells PTA

Who are THE PTA?

Our PTA (previously known as Friends of Yarrells School – FOYS) is a friendly group of parents who run fun, social and memorable events, as well as raising funds to put back into the school, enriching our children’s learning and experiences. On joining Yarrells, you automatically become a member of our PTA.

PTA Structure

Our structure recognises that people want to be involved but not necessarily have a ‘formal’ Committee role:

  • Core team of 5 members, including Chairperson, Vice-Chair, Secretary and Treasurer
  • Class Reps (1 or 2 per year group) who help with communication and events
  • PTA Helpers including parents, grandparents, friends and ex-Yarrellians

Our Vision

For all parents and extended families of children at Yarrells to feel part of a welcoming, inclusive and active School community that really makes a difference.

Our Purpose

To provide fun and memorable events for the children, parents, staff and friends of Yarrells School.

Our Output

Through funds raised at our events we are able to provide Yarrells School with an annual budget to enrich the children’s learning within the curriculum and contribute to larger ‘partnership projects’ to enhance and improve facilities, contributing to a better learning experience.

Annual events (see School Calendar for dates)


Cheese & Wine and the AGM


Fireworks Night


Christmas Fair


Quiz Night for parents


Spring Fair


Barn Dance

Other events

Coffee mornings

Second hand uniform sales

How to get involved?

Attend the Cheese & Wine AGM

Speak to a member of the school’s Office staff, who will put you in touch with our PTA

Email the PTA if you would like to become a Class Rep or Helper:

Join the Yarrells PTA page on Facebook


Foys Spring
Foys Spring Fayre
Foys Spring
Yarrells Preparatory School Grounds
Yarrells School Gardens
Yarrells School Gardens
Yarrells School Gardens
Foys Fireworks
Foys Fireworks
Foys Fireworks
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