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Two Harrogate primary schools set to merge

Two Harrogate primary schools have started the process to merge. Governing bodies at Grove Road Community Primary and Woodfield Community Primary have requested the merger, with both sites remaining open. The planned amalgamation would see Woodfield become part of Grove [...]

Two Harrogate primary schools set to merge2021-10-27T21:04:13+01:00

Dance scholar dreams of launching Harrogate dance school after national success

A talented dancer from Harrogate has revealed dreams of launching a local dance school after her success on the national stage. Phoebe Russell, who attends Harrogate Ladies' College, placed 1st and 2nd in a national dance competition in Southampton in [...]

Dance scholar dreams of launching Harrogate dance school after national success2021-10-19T16:50:53+01:00

Harrogate school named as finalists for community involvement award

A Harrogate school has been named as finalists in the prestigious Independent School Association (ISA) Awards. Brackenfield School on Duchy Road has been shortlisted for the ISA Award for Outstanding Local Community Involvement. With over 500 schools in the association, [...]

Harrogate school named as finalists for community involvement award2021-10-12T16:00:56+01:00

Harrogate schoolgirl picked for Leeds Rhinos netball academy at just 13

A 13-year-old girl from Harrogate Ladies College has been selected to join the Leeds Rhinos Under 17 Netball Academy. Ruth Bertenshaw, who lives in Harrogate, has landed a spot at the prestigious academy despite her young age. And the youngster [...]

Harrogate schoolgirl picked for Leeds Rhinos netball academy at just 132021-10-11T14:04:14+01:00

Harrogate school cover more than 250 miles on ‘Walk to School Day’

Pupils, parents and staff from Ashville College are celebrating a successful 'Walk to School Day.' The school took part in the event last Friday (8th October) which encouraged people to leave cars at home to combat the effects of climate [...]

Harrogate school cover more than 250 miles on ‘Walk to School Day’2021-10-11T12:04:12+01:00

Harrogate primary recognised by Apple for innovative use of iPads

A primary school in Harrogate has been recognised as an 'Apple Distinguished School' for its innovative use of iPads. Western Primary School have adopted the technology to engage children in their learning and to inspire curiosity and creativity. And technology [...]

Harrogate primary recognised by Apple for innovative use of iPads2021-10-11T08:03:56+01:00

Did you attend this historic Harrogate primary school?

A historic Harrogate primary school is turning 50 years old next week and is looking for past students to join in the celebrations. Rossett Acre Primary School turns 50 on Thursday 14th October and is planning to hold special events [...]

Did you attend this historic Harrogate primary school?2021-10-06T16:23:26+01:00

Budding actress returns to Harrogate school to inspire next generation

A budding actress is set to return to her former school to inspire the next generation of pupils to take to the stage. Former head girl Amelia Braithwaite, from Harrogate, is studying at the world famous London Academy of Music [...]

Budding actress returns to Harrogate school to inspire next generation2021-10-05T12:15:07+01:00

Willow Tree Primary School host personal tours ahead of 2022 intake

Willow Tree Primary School are hosting individual school tours for Reception and Nursery places in September 2022. Parents and carers are advised to get in touch to view the school individually through their own personal tour. A spokesperson said: "Making [...]

Willow Tree Primary School host personal tours ahead of 2022 intake2021-10-04T16:35:54+01:00

Over 40 Harrogate schools set to take part in second ‘Walk to School Day’

44 schools across the Harrogate district are set to take part in the second ever 'Walk to School Day' this week. 40 primary schools and four secondary schools will walk, cycle and use public transport to get to school on [...]

Over 40 Harrogate schools set to take part in second ‘Walk to School Day’2021-10-08T15:11:48+01:00