Welcome to

Gillamoor CE (VC) Primary School

‘First the blade, then the ear, then the full grain’ Mark 4:28
Our Values; Honesty, Love & Care, Respect

Our rural and community focused school aims to enable everyone in our community to flourish through a focus on nurturing first the blade, then the ear, then the full grain (Mark 4:28); from the youngest child to the oldest member of the village. Inspirational learning through curiosity and commitment will encourage aspiration and the desire to be the best they can, in their work and through the respect, care and love they have for each other. Enabling a life lived in all its fullness. 

Friends of Gillamoor School

Many Hands Make Light Work’

Welcome to the Friends of Gillamoor School page. The Friends of Gillamoor School aims to contribute wherever possible to events and activities of all kinds that complement the school and make opportunities available to all the children which would otherwise not be possible things like:

  • the swimming transport costs
  • School trips
  • Equipment
  • Access to online learning

We are always trying to encourage new parents to join us. You can be involved as much or as little as you like. We hold meetings regularly through the year. We work hard to the achieve the best result but like to make it fun & have a laugh along the way.

The number one reason to join the Friends of Gillamoor School is to benefit your child. In doing so, you also help your school. But there are many more Friends of Gillamoor School advantages:

Get Connected

There’s no better way to know what’s happening in your school. 

Tap into a Support Network

Friends of Gillamoor School functions are opportunities to meet other parents and teachers, building rapport and discussing issues that are on your mind. You can share ideas, concerns, and experiences.

Watch Yourself Grow

By volunteering with your Friends of Gillamoor School, you put your skills and hobbies to use for a noble cause—your child and all children in the community.

Speak Up 

Friends of Gillamoor School can be a way for you to more effectively suggest change at your child’s school.

Witness Improvement 

By getting involved at your child’s school you’ll be part of the solution, helping make positive changes. Friends of Gillamoor School play an important role in fundraising for curriculum based programs and social events

Be a Role Model 

By becoming a Friends of Gillamoor School member, you’ll be demonstrating to your child the importance you place on education.

We need everyone’s support no matter how big or small at events and behind the scenes. Come along to the next meeting see what it’s all about


Contact info


Katrina Dowsland

Vice Chair

Rachel Patterson


Nicola Startup


Jemma Clements

please contact admin@gillamoor.n-yorks.sch.uk or call the office on 01751 431643 for further details.

Fundraising for Gillamoor CE Primary School

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