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NEW FOSS MEMBERS ALWAYS WELCOME! If you have any ideas for a FOSS event or wish to volunteer to help, please approach a member of the committee or the school, or email

Easyfundraising and FOSS - Friends of Stithians School is now registered with easyfundraising and if we can get 100 people signed-up to our cause we can realistically raise over £200 a year by people routing their online shopping through the easyfundraising website or app.  It is at no extra cost to the person shopping - you just need to remember to use it!  To get a link to sign-up and earn FOSS £5 extra from easyfundraising itself if your online shopping raises £5 in the next year please email  Thank you.

Chair of FOSS - Sara Turk

Chair's team - Libby, Zara

Treasurer - Angie Crisp

School liaison - Miss Foster

Head Teacher - Mr Illsley

A big 'Thank You' to parents, children, staff and other community members for their continued support in raising funds for the school.  FOSS helps the school through its contribution of funds towards child identified enrichment activities.

We could not do anything without the amazing support of the staff and parent volunteers - thank you for all your time and help.  We work with school to hold fundraising events throughout the year.  Information about recent events is below.  You can also keep up with events by visiting our Facebook page, FOSS - Friends of Stithians School.

Stithians Christmas Market - December 2019 - We took our games and Christmas crafts made by the children to the market and raised a creditable £49.20.  Thank you to all helpers!

School Christmas Fayre - What a busy event! Everyone enjoyed the wonderful Christmas atmosphere with crafts, soft toys, games and amazing cakes.  Thank you for your contributions and for coming to the event.  We raised an amazing £1025.50.

Bag2School Collection - Thank you to all families for their marvellous donations of second hand stuff which made our first Bag2School collection such a success with a cheque for £144.00.

Stithians Christmas Market - November 2019 - Lots of people enjoyed having a go at our 'match the card' and 'find the green reindeer' nose games.  Thanks to all our volunteers we raised a wonderful £77.50.

Marazion Cake Sale 2019 - What an amazing display of cakes on a cold but dry afternoon - they went quite literally like hot cakes!  A fantastic £143.45 was raised.

Halloween Discos 2019 - Thank you to Vanessa and Stuart for the fantastic discos! A great time was had by all. Thank you to all the staff who gave up their time to help run the events.  A fantastic £200 was raised.

Gunwalloe Cake Sale 2019 - Gunwalloe kicked off this year's cake sales with some very tasty cakes which were enjoyed despite the rain.  A marvellous £83.70 was collected.

Sports Day 2019 - A joint event with proceeds split with Nystagmus Network saw parents refreshed on a hot Sports Day with cooling squash and marvellous cakes, alongside a raffle with some amazing prizes donated from local businesses and the community.  We raised a super £246.58 overall.

Sports Day Ice cream 2019 - raised £49.50 and went down very well!

Easter Fair 2019 - It was a very busy event with amazing contributions to the Tombola and raffle which all the children wanted to win!  We raised a wonderful £750.

Each year we give funds to the School which are spent on activities such as the visit of a theatre group, hoodies for those leaving year 6, coach travel for each class to go on a trip, and helping Santa with gifts to accompany his visit. Last year we also funded new class trophies.  See what we raised and spent in 2018-19 academic year here.

Link to FOSS Constitution

Links to FOSS Meeting MInutes are below

16 January 2020

17 October 2019

12 September 2019

22nd February 2018

1st November 2018

24th November 2017