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GCSE prize presentation awards

Richard Noake, Diocesan Director of Education, presented the awards at St Aidan’s GCSE presentation evening and gave an inspiring speech to students, parents, carers and teachers.

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Pupils in the picture for calendar

Pupils in the picture for calendar

Children from four of North Yorkshire’s local primary schools were awarded prizes for their artistic talents in the 23rd Walker Morris Children’s Calendar Competition.

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Knaresborough King James's School headteacher Carl Sugden.

Knaresborough school to become an academy?

King James's School in Knaresborough is exploring the option of becoming an academy.
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The school continues to develop its partnerships with other local schools through the provision of expert SENCo support and specialist PE teaching in local primary schools

Good news for Nidderdale High in latest Ofsted report

Nidderdale High School is celebrating success with the publication of their most recent Ofsted inspection findings.

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Burnt Yates Church of England Primary School, image Google Maps

Over 250 year-old Harrogate school faces closure after academy search fails

Parents of pupils at a more than 250 year-old school in Harrogate have said they have been dealt a 'cruel hand' as they wait to find out if doors will close for good.
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NADV 1711962AM1 North Rigton Primary School. (1711962AM1)

North Rigton C of E School

North Rigton Church of England Primary School is a village school with four friendly classrooms, 98 happy children and a hard-working and dedicated staff team.

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Pupils give food to homeless

Pupils give food to homeless

Pupils from a Harrogate school have presented donations from their annual Harvest Festival service to a town centre charity.

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Grant for dry stone wall

Grant for dry stone wall

The Provincial Grand Master’s Fund of The Province of Yorkshire, West Riding recently approved an application from The Spa Lodge for Rossett School for a grant of £1000 to build a dry stone wall in the sensory garden.

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Potter makes a wheel hit at gallery anniversary event

Potter makes a wheel hit at gallery anniversary event

Harrogate College celebrated The Friends of the Mercer Art Gallery’s 25th anniversary by hosting a sell out event with special guest, and winner of BBC’s The Great Pottery Throw Down, Matthew Wilcock.

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Pupils raise £10k for hospital Woodlands Ward

Pupils raise £10k for hospital Woodlands Ward

Pupils, staff and parents at a Harrogate prep school have raised £10,000 to improve the lives of children in hospital.

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School pupils mark new playground

School pupils mark new playground

Sports stars officially unveiled the new playground at Great Ouseburn Primary School.

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Young composer wins place on new scheme

Young composer wins place on new scheme

A young composer from Linton will be honing his talent for electronic music after impressing the selectors for a prestigious music industry partnership and mentoring programme.

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NADV 1710312AM Coppice Valley Primary  School (1710312AM)

School of the Week: Coppice Valley Community Primary

At Coppice Valley School we are dedicated to nurturing happy, kind and well-mannered children who take pride in themselves, have respect for others and are challenged to be the best they can be.

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Prince Harry with 'Yorkshire lass' Meghan Markle

Dennis Richards: Putting the accent in the wrong place

I did have a mid-life crisis once due to the realisation that I ran the risk of spending my entire teaching career within a thirty mile radius of Wakefield - which just seemed a tad limited.

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NADV 1710173AM Schools Swimming Gala. Winners Brackenfield School with second place Aspin Park Primary School and third place Hampsthwaite Church of England Primary School with Mayor of Harrogate Coun Anne Jones and Mayor of Pateley Bridge Chris Hawkesworth (1710173AM)

Brackenfield in swim gala glory

Youngsters dived in and went to extra lengths in a bid for district swimming glory.

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First phase of expansion plan celebrate

First phase of expansion plan celebrate

Cundall Manor School has celebrated the completion of the building of four new classrooms which will house the English and Drama department.

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NADV 1710162AM1 School children at Harlow Carr Gardens. School children from Kettlesing Primary School and Beckwithshaw Primary School gather at Harlow Carr Gardens for their sculpture making project. (1710162AM1)

Schools join for outdoor sculpting

Beckwithshaw and Kettlesing Felliscliffe Primary Schools got together at Harlow Carr for a ‘Celebration of Federation’.

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Tilly, Tom, Henry, Charlotte, Ella and William, students at Oatlands Infant School

Oatlands Infant pupils are excited for upcoming jumble sale

Pupils at Oatlands Infant School and getting more and more excited as their jumble sale is just around the corner.

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Pupils and staff at Rossett Acre Primary School (1710091AM2). Photo by Adrian Murray

School of the week: Rossett Acre Primary School

Rossett Acre is a popular primary school, conveniently situated close to Harrogate town, yet benefitting from extensive grounds that are perfect for recreational and sporting activities.

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Pupils’ walk aids charities

Pupils’ walk aids charities

Students, teachers and parents from Harrogate’s Ashville College braved torrential downpours to complete its traditional annual 20km sponsored walk and raise more than £11,000 for charity.

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