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Bird watch to record wildlife

Eagle-Eyed pupils from a leading North Yorkshire School will be taking part in the RSPB’s Big Schools’ Birdwatch later this month.

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Ladies College choir on song for national contest

Ladies College choir on song for national contest

Harrogate Ladies’ College Chapel Choir hit a high note when they heard that they had reached the finals of the Barnardo’s National Choral Competition.

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School of the Week: Scotton Lingerfield Primary School

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The best performing schools across the Harrogate district at GCSE revealed

All secondary schools across the Harrogate district have successfully met the new national standards set out by Government.

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Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Over 40 schools in North and West Yorkshire have been visited by army bomb disposal experts after it was discovered they were storing a potentially hazardous chemical on their premises.

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Healthy lesson at the checkouts

Pupils at Bilton Grange Primary School have had a healthy start to 2017 thanks to Asda Harrogate’s community champion, who visited the school to give a healthy eating workshop to Year Two pupils.

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Table tennis proves a hit at Rossett school

Table tennis proves a hit at Rossett school

Aspiring young table tennis players from across Harrogate have battled it out in a bid to reach the next stage of a national tournament.

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Actress opens pre-school music and drama classes

Actress opens pre-school music and drama classes

Harrogate mum and professional actress and musican, Jane Apperson is launching a new weekly pre-school class for children aged three to four years.

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Pupils in Race for Life challenge

Pupils in Race for Life challenge

Hundreds of pupils from a North Yorkshire School braved bracing January winds and difficult cross-country terrain as they completed the Cancer Research Race for Life.

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Ashville student gains prestigious scholarship

A sixth form student at a Harrogate school has secured a prestigious Arkwright Engineering Scholarship.

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County awards for young cricketer Olly

County awards for young cricketer Olly

Year eight Harrogate Grammar pupil Olly Lamb has been recognised for his performance for Yorkshire Schools Cricket Association (YSCA) and North Yorkshire Schools.

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Sporty St Aidan’s in top 100 list

Sporty St Aidan’s in top 100 list

Harrogate’s St Aidan’s has made it into the top 100 sporting schools list.

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Fish fingers author inspires

Fish fingers author inspires

West Yorkshire author Jason Beresford brought his own brand of zany humour and wit to pupils at Harrogate prep school Belmont Grosvenor.

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Students mark success in A-level chemistry

Two former students from St Aidan’s and St John Fisher Associated Sixth Form, taught at St John Fisher, were invited to receive awards for their achievements in their A-Level Chemistry (Salters) in the 2016 summer exams by the Salters Institute.

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Tribute in verse

Tribute in verse

Markington CE Primary School recently held a poetry competition in recognition of governor Christopher Backhouse.

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Grounds staff’s hard work cultivates award

Grounds staff’s hard work cultivates award

Groundskeepers at Harrogate’s Ashville College have been highly commended by a national awards for their tireless work.

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Early Years sees familiar face

Early Years sees familiar face

Pupils and staff at Bankfield Nursery and Pre-Prep welcomed a new member of the Early Years team this week.

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Maths puzzles add up to top five

Maths puzzles add up to top five

Rossett School students are among the best in Yorkshire when it comes to puzzling out maths problems.

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