Education Zone

Bradley School elects new headboy and headgirl

Craven Herald: Headboy and headgirl candidates Isabelle Mitchell, Sophie Windsor, Rachel Curry, Toby Meynell and Will Smith

4:26am Thursday 30th October 2014

BRADLEYS Both Primary School have a new headboy and headgirl after an election involving the whole school.

Threshfield holiday club wins childcare award

Craven Herald: Last year's Halloween holiday  club

4:17am Thursday 30th October 2014

A THRESHFIELD holiday club has been voted one of the region’s best in the UK’s top childcare awards.

Spirited fundraiser at Greatwood School

Craven Herald: Greatwood Primary School pupils Teghan Happs, Alex Shepherd, Mikey Shepherd and Matilda McKibben  take part in a Halloween disco

4:13am Thursday 30th October 2014

GHOSTS and ghoulies invaded the dance floor at Skipton's Greatwood School last Wednesday.

Rocket lands in Embsay

Craven Herald: Embsay Primary School holds a Waste and Composting extravaganza for local primary schools. Picture shows Cath Wilson from North Yorkshire Rotters demonstrating a wormery to pupils Nathan Howard-Birt and Katie Smith

4:07am Thursday 30th October 2014

EXCITEMENT was high when a rocket landed at Embsay Primary School this week.

West Craven pupils tour London

3:57am Thursday 30th October 2014

STUDENTS from West Craven High Technology College in Barnoldswick recently visited London.

MP backs school's book swap initiative

Craven Herald: School councillors Erin Cummins, Erin O'Connor and Ellie Thompson

3:52am Thursday 30th October 2014

BOOKS and politics were on the agenda for Settle Primary School.

Malsis School due to close as talks end

Craven Herald:

9:45am Wednesday 29th October 2014

MALSIS School is to close at the end of the autumn term.

Pupils use harvest festival to collect for Skipton Food Bank

Craven Herald: Claudia Van Essen, Jenna Boothman, Noah Hussain and Jack Wilson with some of the donations

10:19am Monday 27th October 2014

PUPILS at Thornton-in-Craven CP School have been collecting for Skipton Food Bank as part of their Harvest Festival celebrations.

College welcomes party of Dutch students

Craven Herald: Dutch students visit Craven College

11:33am Friday 24th October 2014

A PARTY of Dutch students spent a week in Skipton polishing up their English speaking skills with A-level students at Craven College.

MP congratulates outstanding school

Craven Herald: MP Julian Smith with pupils William Maudsley, Julius John-Baptiste, Edward Dickinson, Abbey White, Ana Maudsley and Charlotte Stewart

5:31am Friday 24th October 2014

HORTON-IN-RIBBLESDALE Primary School children welcomed Julian Smith MP at their open day.

Skipton Girls' High School launches ambitious £500,000 drive towards new state-of-the-art learning centre

Craven Herald: Skipton Girls'High School pupils launch a fundraising effort to raise money for a new learning centre

2:45am Friday 24th October 2014

GOVERNORS, pupils and staff of Skipton Girls' High School have launched an ambitious drive to raise £500,000 towards a new state-of-the-art £1.7 million learning centre.

Giggleswick School takes part in Shakespeare Festival

Craven Herald: Giggleswick School pupils Charlotte Morris, Emma Sharp, Joshua Warburton, Archie Hancock, India Birley, Wil Richmond and Max Reiter act out a scene from William Shakespeare's  A Midsummer Night's Dream

6:18am Thursday 23rd October 2014

YOUNGSTERS from Giggleswick School took part in this year's Shakespeare Schools' Festival.

Pupils recreate World War One trench

Craven Herald: Lucas Bye, Poppy Dobson, Will Greenwood and Lucy Whitehead recreate life in a World War One trench

5:32am Thursday 23rd October 2014

YOUNGSTERS at Beamsley's Boyle and Petyt School have been learning about the Great War.

Ermysted's boys double fundraising target.

Craven Herald: Duke of Edinburgh pupils Julian Roche, Roshan Faiz, George Maloney, Matt Jackson, Ben Summersgill, Will Tench, Sam Stow and teacher Gordon Fothergill present a cheque for £2,000 to Martin House Hospice

3:54am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A GROUP of boys from Ermysted's Grammar School, Skipton, doubled their Duke of Edinburgh's Award fundraising target.

Threshfield Primary pupils join world-wide literacy scheme

Craven Herald: Annie Sumner, Molly Sharp, Archie White and Jack Midgley

3:40am Thursday 23rd October 2014

YEAR five and six pupils at Threshfield Primary School are polishing up their writing skills to appeal to a world-wide audience.

Grassington VC Primary pupils and staff delighted with new school kitchen - and new cook

Craven Herald: Grassington Primary School introduces a new cooking kitchen and sees a huge rise in the number of pupils eating school meals. Picture shows Hamish McKie, Molly Lyons, Billy Mcguinn, Alan Whitaker with cook Amanda Brown

3:38am Thursday 23rd October 2014

HEALTHY and tasty meals are high on the menu for a school's pupils - thanks to a brand new kitchen and the sterling efforts of a new cook.

Life-changing experience for South Craven School pupils

Craven Herald: The South Craven School visitors during their trip to Elmina, in Ghana

3:24pm Monday 20th October 2014

SENIOR pupils from South Craven School have made a positive difference to the lives of young students in west Africa.

Storyteller's anti-bullying workshop at Skipton Academy

Craven Herald: Skipton Academy pupils Philip Sabin, Chloe Thompson and Gina Ridler act out a scene from author Adrian Beckingham's anti-bullying novel, The King of the Things

5:46am Sunday 19th October 2014

FULL-time storyteller and author Adrian Beckingham led a workshop at Skipton Academy as part of an anti-bullying literacy project.

South African teacher gives pupils a skipping lesson

Craven Herald: South African teacher Zandi Mveni holds a skipping session with Settle Primary School pupils Abi Gleave, Hannah Chapman, Annabelle Horsfall and Freya Hankin

3:25am Saturday 18th October 2014

SETTLE Primary School’s international links have been strengthened with a visit by South African teacher Zandi Mveni.

Success for Threshfield Primary School's Cross-Country runners

Craven Herald: Threshfield Primary School pupils win the Area Cross Country Event. (11049465)

6:56am Friday 17th October 2014

SPORTING success in the local schools cross-country running championships is being celebrated by pupils and staff at Threshfield Primary School.


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