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Student gain top performing arts roles

Harrogate Grammar School’s Performing Arts students have been gained offers from top universities and theatre companies in the UK.

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Nursery marks tenth year in style

Nursery marks tenth year in style

A Harrogate nursery has celebrated its 10th birthday with a party for pre-schoolers and some very special guests.

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Lucy Milnes, Sales Adviser at Templars Chase, recently visited the school to meet the Year 3 class

Local housebuilder teams up with school to urge drivers to slow down

Local housebuilder, David Wilson Homes, has teamed up with pupils from Deighton Gates Primary School for a road safety project.

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Mosaic pieces together art work

Mosaic pieces together art work

Nidderdale High School celebrated the addition of a mosaic plaque placed in the school grounds to commemorate the Tour de Yorkshire and the great collaboration of work between this school and its supportive community.

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Journey from college to life

Journey from college to life

An inspirational story of a former student’s journey to leaving home after college was shared with this year’s crop of students graduating from Henshaws Specialist College in Harrogate at a recent ceremony.

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NICE way to look back on school year

NICE way to look back on school year

Nidderdale High School have celebrated their NICE (Nidderdale Individual Curriculum and Enrichment) day programme.

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England manager inspires girls

England manager inspires girls

Harrogate Ladies’ College welcomed England Football Manager, Gareth Southgate, as guest of honour at its annual Speech Day recently.

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Pupils climb high in £10k schools STEM challenge

Pupils climb high in £10k schools STEM challenge

An idea to develop a climbing wall to expand opportunities for all age groups and abilities in Pateley Bridge has secured Nidderdale High School and Community College a runners-up place in a regional competition sponsored by Drax Power, with a total prize fund of £10,000.

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The photography department forms part of the expanded Art and Design School at Harrogate College.

The Harrogate College column with Debra Forsythe-Conroy

The college has often been described as a hidden gem with a rich history in some key specialisms. The photographic department is a great example of this!

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Don’t miss our 12-page proms picture special in this week’s Advertiser

Don’t miss our 12-page proms picture special in this week’s Advertiser

It’s that time of the year again - students at schools around the Harrogate District have been attending their end of year proms.

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Students shine in Sherbies

Students shine in Sherbies

Sherburn High School celebrated students’ achievements in style at their sixth annual Sherbie Awards Evenings last week.

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Pupils in Race for Life

Pupils in Race for Life

Tadcaster Grammar School students and staff took up the challenge to join in the School’s Race for Life and united in their quest to beat cancer.

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School scores high in staff development

School scores high in staff development

A leading Harrogate school has been recognised for the quality of its professional development offered to its staff.

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New head boy and girl appointed

New head boy and girl appointed

After a rigorous selection process including formal interviews, hustings and presentations, Harrogate Grammar School has declared Ellen Young as Head Girl and George Kendall as Head Boy for June 2017-May 2018. Amy Wotherspoon, Jacob Connell, Tom Godfrey, Izzy Wood, Eve Long and Ed Lee have been appointed as Deputies.

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Cross country entries flood in

Cross country entries flood in

Skelton Newby Hall CE Primary School recently hosted its annual Newby Hall Cross Country event for 400 local primary children.

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Slipper day to boost learning

Slipper day to boost learning

Boys and girls at Highfield Prep School welcomed a day of shoeless learning recently when they wore slippers at school.

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Pupils from Crossley Street Primary School visit Victoria Gate

Career tips for Wetherby pupils on Victoria Gate trip

A group of primary school pupils have been given an insight into possible careers in retail and property on a visit to Leeds’ newest shopping centre.

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Trio of top marks for Boston Spa school

Trio of top marks for Boston Spa school

A Boston Spa school is celebrating its third outstanding Ofsted inspection in the last decade.

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England lifesaving call up for Laura

England lifesaving call up for Laura

An Ashville College swimming instructor has been appointed as England Lifesaving Coach.

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Pupils make their votes count

Pupils make their votes count

Students from Year 7 to Year 10 at Harrogate Grammar School have been involved in recent weeks in organising a mock election to coincide with the national General Election.

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