Work is about to start on a new £2 million sixth-form centre for King James School, Knaresborough. The centre, which is funded by North
In North Yorkshire, schools are developing and broadening these aspirations as a motivation for learning by placing career guidance at the heart of the curriculum.
A pilot funded by North Yorkshire County Council and the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Local Enterprise Partnership, has involved 20 secondary schools across the county and York to improve careers guidance.
This has led to a close working relationship between schools and local employers with careers guidance increasingly woven into the curriculum. It also places North Yorkshire well ahead in meeting the Government’s recent schools careers strategy and statutory requirements which will require workplace experience for every pupil.
Students at King James School Knaresborough, one of the pilot schools, are frequently reminded of where their learning might lead.
North Yorkshire’s school year has got off to a sparkling start after an extensive £4m programme of school maintenance and improvement works during the
North Yorkshire County Council has been working urgently over the last two days to secure alternative providers of taxi and bus services in the
Jacques recently competed for North Yorkshire at the English Schools National Championships and won the Silver medal in the final of the 1500m Inter
This year’s event is on Saturday 10 June 2017 with a theme ‘Heroes and Villains’ Preparations are in place the Great Knaresborough Bed Race, the
The Great Knaresborough Bed Race organisers have released the teams that have been selected to take part in this year’s bed race on 10
After a hard-fought by-election, Knaresborough saw its youngest ever councillor elected to the Town Council last night. The winner was 21-year-old Conservative candidate Ed
Green-fingered pupils from secondary schools throughout Yorkshire celebrated the culmination of 10 weeks of hard work to design a new green space at a
Two weeks of fantastic family fundays are on offer in Knaresborough this Easter as the council’s community centre and swimming pool host a series