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Education News

Pupils at Benton Park School, Rawdon, with their GCSE results

Ilkley and Wharfedale GCSE results 2015

(29165585)School places campaigners want more provision in Wharfedale as oversubscription at Ilkley Grammar School stands to increase

Burley school places campaigners drum up support for meeting

England rugby coach Stuart Lancaster (right) presents the Jamie Rayne-Rosss award to Ciaran Hammond at St Mary's MenstonPicture by Mike Gosling

England RFU Coach presents sports award at Menston school

(29030173)Soprano, Liz Frankland, will peform a concert with Ben Rhydding Primary School children in aid of The Revival Centre in Uganda

Ben Rhydding school concert in aid of children's charity in Uganda

Headteacher Janet Sheriff and Leeds City Council's Paul Brennan with students at Prince Henry's Grammar School.

Council chief hails Prince Henry's Grammar School for "very impressive" learning culture

From left to right Amelie, Hermione, Scarlett and Isobel

Ghyll Royd School pupils at Burley-in-Wharfedale celebrate U11s girls' swimming team success

William and Headteacher David Martin.

Ghyll Royd School pupils enter Wharfedale Festival of Performing Arts

Four expanding primary schools in Bradford will get extra cash

Extra cash for four expanding primary schools

St Mary's students play at the Spirit of Ubuntu concert

Students play concert for South African partnership

Looking forward to teeing off - Kyran Taylor, the first pupil to sign up for Prince Henry's Grammar School's new golf programme.

New golf programme to launch at Otley school

The Velve- teens – one of seven acts from Prince Henry’s Gramm- ar School taking part in the next heat of a Battle of the Bands contest

Bands sing for school at contest

More than 1,100 new pupils will not be going to their preferred Bradford primary school

Figures improve on school preferences

Scientists, left to right, Dr Aidan Randle-Conde, Dr Ben Still and Sam Gregson

Students learn big from tiny particles

Otley Amateur Radio Society member Kevin Gallagher letting pupils at Ashfield Primary School ‘listen in’.

Youngsters make contact on airwaves as they tune into the world of radio

Queensway Primary School pupils take part in a Yorkshire Water campaign

Children told ‘stop it, don’t block it’

Trial re-enactment at Otley Courthouse - with pupils from Otley All Saints C of E Primary School.

Pupils act out court case of past era

Mr William Whitaker, Managing Director of Whitakers Chocolates pushes a ‘plunger’ to declare Westville House School's new website officially live, at a recent open day

New school website’s official launch

Christian Adamthwaite, the deputy headteacher, as the Mad March Hare

Deputy head goes mad on school cross-country course

Inspirational - Pool C of E Primary School headteacher Sally Fox with Year 5 pupils.

Head teacher hailed as ‘an inspiration’

Transformation of school complete with good report

Transformation of school complete with good report

Stuart Andrew

Conservative candidate hails cash for school

Kris Hopkins

Primary school wins improvement money

Ashfield Primary School headteacher Sybil Parker (back row, centre), who retired this week, celebrating an improved Ofsted rating with colleagues and pupils in 2012.

Bidding fond farewell to head teacher

Children from Ilkley Pre-school Playgroup with the Fisical sports coaches

Fun with fitness sessions for children

Ella Shuttleworth

Talented pupils scoop awards as they shine at music festival

Crossflatts Primary School teacher Richard Atkins with primary school pupils in Nairobi, Kenya

‘Teaching students in Kenya was life-changing experience’

Giles Wilkes, Domenic Manfredi, Tom Hamill, Tom Pringle are among the team planning to cycle and row the equivalent of the distance from Menston to Milan

Menston to Milan, all for a good cause

Looking forward to his new role - James Lockwood with his wife, Sarah

Former pupil is the new head

Celebrating - headteacher Janet Sheriff (centre) with students at Prince Henry's Grammar School.

School celebrating its ‘top 100’ rating

Ilkley Grammar School students (top row left to right) Oli Greaves, Imogen Parton, Sophie Armitage, Jonathon Kelly, Danny Leach, Nathanael Perkins, Amber Woffinden and Katherine McKeefry, and (bottom row left to right) Ayman Siraj-Gill, Harry Watson, Hatt

Pupils unfazed by courtroom drama

Students at Ilkley Grammar School safely view the eclipse

Keeping an eye on sky for eclipse

Councillor Ralph Berry

Councillors pass buck in school places row

Schools are urged to hold life saving classes

Schools are urged to hold life saving classes

Post 16 students at IGS who took on their teachers with a charity basketball match

Ilkley Grammar School raises money with variety of activities

Demand for action over schools places

Demand for action over schools places

Author Andrew Newbound, who entertained a whole school assembly at Ashlands Primary School

School entertained by visiting author

Xinyan Qiao, 4, and Jacob Jackson, 3, of Moorfield School nursery meet the rabbits at Thornton Hall Park Farm

Spring is here on the farm

Giggleswick School students work on their bridge building project

Young engineers build bridges in technology competition

‘Farce’ as a lack of school places hits

‘Farce’ as a lack of school places hits

Primary school performance league tables have been published today

RANKINGS: Primary school is best in the district as league table revealed

Seb Francis at Guiseley School

Businessman heads back to Guiseley School to help teachers' skills

Elsa Beese, a Year 6 pupil from Bramhope Primary School, enjoys a hair-raising science experiment at Prince Henry's Grammar School's open evening.

Hundreds attend Otley's secondary school's open evening

All the pictures show children from Queensway Primary School in Yeadon taking part in their team building day.

Pupils tackle 200ft assault course on team building day

Campaign success as primary school gets 20mph zone

Campaign success as primary school gets 20mph zone

St Mary's students on their trip to Ecuador

Students experience summer challenges in the Amazon

New head teacher of St Mary’s, Menston, Darren Beardsley, with two of his students

New head teacher joins as school reaches 50th anniversary milestone

From the left, Emily Mayrick, head teacher David Martin and Daisy Laxton

Headmaster sings pupils' praises as girls are offered Opera North places

South Craven School pupil Sarah Fretwell being presented with her award by Tim Simmonds, chief executive officer of the Ogden Trust

Prestigious award for South Craven School physics student

Ilkley Grammar School English teacher Andrew Colman takes a breather on his Ilkley Triathlon cycling circuit practise

Triathlon Teacher Makes ‘Steady Progress’

Head boy David Dolding, Commonwealth gold medallist Nile Wilson and head girl Kara Farrar celebrate the opening of the new Fulneck School sixth form centre

Commonwealth Games gold medallist officially opens Pudsey school's new sixth form centre

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