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Cross country entries flood in

Skelton Newby Hall CE Primary School recently hosted its annual Newby Hall Cross Country event for 400 local primary children.

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Swimming stars crowned champs

Swimming stars crowned champs

Harrogate Grammar School were recently crowned champions in the Leeds Schools and District swimming competition.

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Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, on the campaign trail in Beaumont Park, Huddersfield. (Photo: James Hardisty)

Labour's plan to boost school budgets gets Yorkshire support, according to survey

Labour's plans to increase education spending and stop hospital closures have found favour among voters in Yorkshire and the Humber.
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Trip of lifetime to Uganda

Trip of lifetime to Uganda

Pupils, staff and parents from Highfield Prep School, part of the Harrogate Ladies’ College family of schools, have returned from the trip of a lifetime to Uganda.

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Teacher set to ride coast solo

Teacher set to ride coast solo

A Harrogate Ladies’ College Science teacher has embarked on a challenging solo cycle in Scotland to raise money for Saint Michael’s Hospice.

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School expansion starts

School expansion starts

A ten-year development programme to create four new classrooms has started at Cundall Manor School with the ground-breaking ceremony.

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Enterprise teams win awards

Enterprise teams win awards

Teams of budding entrepreneurs from schools across the Harrogate area last week celebrated their business achievements in the Young Enterprise Company Programme awards ceremony.

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Good Shepherd pupils march on

Good Shepherd pupils march on

Youngsters at St Joseph’s Roman Catholic Primary School in Harrogate stepped out recently to raise funds for the Good Shepherd Appeal

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The Government has announced a 159m funding boost for Yorkshire's schools.

Yorkshire awarded £159m to create extra school places and repair crumbling buildings

Schools across Yorkshire are to receive a £159m cash injection for extra school places and building repairs.

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Being mayor for the day.

Being mayor for the day.

Pupils at Harrogate prep school Belmont Grosvenor were given the chance to become Mayor for the morning when they welcomed Mayor of Harrogate, Coun Nick Brown as part of their project on local and national democracy.

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Primary school wins Green Flag

Primary school wins Green Flag

Tockwith Primary has once again been awarded the prestigious Green Flag.

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Musical success scored by school

Musical success scored by school

Harrogate Grammar School celebrated success at this year’s Harrogate Competitive Festival for Music, Speech and Drama with winners in eight categories.

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Debaters talk way to finals

Debaters talk way to finals

Tadcaster Riverside Community Primary will send a team to the finals of the North Yorkshire County Council debating competition after its six-man team won the regional heats.

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Poet spreads the word on his work

A visit from a professional poet and performer proved inspirational to students at Rossett School in Harrogate.

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NAWN 1703274AM1 Bramham School Scooter Park. Youngsters from Bramham Primary School thanked every one for their help in raising funds for the new scooter park (1703274AM1)

Schools marks wheely great new feature

Months of fundraising has led to a celebration as Bramham Primary officially unveiled their new scooter and bike shelter this week.

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Grammar school celebrates pupils’ Oxbridge offers

Grammar school celebrates pupils’ Oxbridge offers

The University of Oxford could be home to three students currently studying at Harrogate Grammar School sixth form.

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School pupils have a NICE day

School pupils have a NICE day

Students at Nidderdale High had a NICE day making links to the community.

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Runners scoop top trophy for second year in a row

Runners scoop top trophy for second year in a row

A team of cross country runners from Belmont Grosvenor are celebrating after retaining the top trophy at a prestigious inter-schools sporting event.

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Author passes on top tips to Ashville College pupils

Author passes on top tips to Ashville College pupils

A well-known children’s author and blogger has been coaching pupils from a Harrogate school in the art of penning a best-selling short story.

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Prince’s Trust team smashes target

Prince’s Trust team smashes target

Enterprising pupils have smashed their own fundraising target with a host of money-making ideas to help other young people into jobs, education and training.

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