Youngsters at Harrogate prep school rush 5,761 miles to Rio!

With less than 100 days to go until the opening of the Olympic Games in Brazil, pupils at Harrogate prep school Belmont Grosvenor are aiming to race the 5,761 miles to Rio to raise cash for charity. Youngsters at the ‘outstanding’ co-educational school will be swimming and running the distance between London and Rio De…

Woodfield School hosts its very first bubble run

Bubble run magic makes it to Woodfield Community Primary School in Harrogate. Despite the looming bad weather Woodfield School has had a great success with its first bubble run. The event was held at Woodfield School and demonstrated the support the school has. Although the weather was far from ideal, lead by the Parents at Woodfield…

Support for Ripon infant school placed in special measures

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North Yorkshire County Council is working with the leadership of Moorside Infant School in Ripon to address key areas of concern after the school was placed in special measures. The County Council is also working closely with the Department for Education in order to support the school to become a sponsored academy, which is the next…

A truly sensational production of Les Misérables performed by Harrogate Grammar School

Harrogate Grammar School’s Faculty of Performing Arts set the bar incredibly high with their last musical, West Side Story. Written by Amelie Roch, year 13 student This year the team set themselves the task of bringing the world renowned Les Misérables to life…only this time, at Harrogate Theatre. And yet again, the sold-out show left…

Harrogate Grammar School awarded funding to replace Science Block

Anne Maguire – Faculty Leader of Science and David Robson – Assistant Headteacher hold plans for the new Science facility

Harrogate Grammar School have been successful in a £1 million bid to the Education Funding Agency to replace a crumbling Science block. The building was constructed in the 1950’s to a much lower standard than the original 1930’s school and has reached the end of its useful life. Headteacher, Richard Sheriff, explained just how important…

Belmont Grosvenor support children’s heart surgery fund

Youngsters at Belmont Grosvenor School in Harrogat

Youngsters at Belmont Grosvenor School in Harrogate have put some smiles on the faces of young heart patients in Leeds over Easter. Staff, parents and pupils at the independent co-educational prep school, based at Birstwith, just three miles from Harrogate, have been raising funds for the Children’s Heart Surgery Fund at Leeds. And as part…

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