Education Zone

Bid to save Malsis School as a centre of sport and academic achievement

Craven Herald: Malsis School is to close

4:31am Thursday 5th March 2015

INVESTORS have offered to throw a lifeline to save a defunct private school and turn it into a community asset.

Bentham's new school is the 'best to ever seen'

Craven Herald: Head Teacher Catherine Boocock with Head Boy and Girl Travis Tayor and Evie Slinger at the opening of Bentham Community Primary school. (19576786)

4:29am Thursday 5th March 2015

BEST-SELLING author Gervase Phinn officially opened Bentham's new primary school on Friday.

Wendy pioneers Meet the Head events

Craven Herald: Principal Wendy Hamilton

2:59am Thursday 5th March 2015

A CRAVEN headteacher is pioneering drop-in sessions in community spaces around Skipton.

Pupils from Silsden's Hothfield Junior School unravel a mystery using the science of forensics

Craven Herald: Hothfield Junior pupils get hands-on experience of the science of fingerprint identification

4:22am Monday 2nd March 2015

SILSDEN children were among school pupils who helped find Paddington Bear after he was stolen.

Cononley pupils take part in Wear Red Day

Craven Herald: Katie Bear takes part in a special assembly at Cononley Primary School

4:50am Sunday 1st March 2015

CONONLEY Primary School was a sea of red on Friday.

West Craven High pupils excel in Lakeside Challenge

Craven Herald: West Craven High School pupils and staff who took part in the 2015 Lakeside School Challenge.

5:35am Thursday 26th February 2015

PUPILS from a Barnoldswick school took part in an action-packed residential at Windermere.

West End star leads workshop at Craven College open morning

4:25am Thursday 26th February 2015

WEST End star Damien Poole will conduct a workshop for year 11 performers as part of an open day at Skipton-based Craven College on Saturday.

Denmark surprise for Sutton pupils

Craven Herald: Sutton-in-Craven Primary School pupils Cole Walker, Poppy Gardiner, Jessica Boast and Ellis Gray with the letters they are writing to two boys in Denmark who found a balloon that had been released from Sutton Park.

5:00am Saturday 21st February 2015

WHEN a purple balloon drifted into the garden of a family in Denmark, little did they know that it had travelled all the way from a school in Sutton-in-Craven.

Youngsters carry the light of learning to new school

Craven Herald: Youngsters take part in a lantern walk to Bentham's new school

4:28am Saturday 21st February 2015

CHILDREN have been lighting the way to a £5 million school that will serve the children of Bentham and Burton-in-Lonsdale for generations to come.

Students make their voice heard in Rotary competition

Craven Herald: Giggleswick School's Charlie Hebdo team, with Emma Sharp, Charles Allison and Isaac Ladds

4:02am Saturday 21st February 2015

FOUR Craven schools competed in this year's Youth Speaks competition.

Austwick Primary School pupils design logo for Elaine's Tearooms in Feizor

Craven Herald: Teashop owner Elaine Knowles with logo designer, ten-year-old Grace Chenery,

4:08am Friday 20th February 2015

NO-ONE appreciates good hearty food more than walkers and cyclists out on a day's trek in the Dales.

Upper Wharfedale School wins Pupil Premium Award

Craven Herald: (15373410)

4:07am Friday 20th February 2015

UPPER Wharfedale School, at Threshfield, has won a £5,000 Pupil Premium Award - and it can apply for further prize money.

Changes agreed to entry tests at school

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4:00am Friday 20th February 2015

CHILDREN trying for a place at Ermysted’s Grammar School in Skipton will now have to sit the selection test at the school itself.

Cononley explorers enjoy a pirate day

Craven Herald: Early explorers dress up as pirates

12:57pm Thursday 19th February 2015

PIRATES invaded Cononley Primary School - but it was all a bit of fun.

Planners reject changes to opening hours of South Craven School air dome

Craven Herald: A dome similar to the one planned for South Craven School in Cross Hills

4:44am Thursday 19th February 2015

PLANNERS have rejected a bid by South Craven School to extend the hours of operation of its new sports air dome.

Oak bear sells for £10,000 in auction of closed Malsis School assets

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4:44am Thursday 19th February 2015

ONLINE bidders bagged themselves some bargains when the assets of former independent school Malsis were offered for sale at auction.

Tributes paid to former deputy head of Settle High School

Craven Herald: Former deputy head dies at the age of 97

4:26am Thursday 19th February 2015

WARM tributes have been paid to a "very determined" former deputy headteacher who inspired fear and respect among the thousands in Settle who passed through her care.

Pupils get GCSE tips at poetry event

Craven Herald: Year 10 literature students from West Craven High School attended Poetry Live 2015 to get some helpful GCSE exam tips about poetry.

3:50am Thursday 19th February 2015

PUPILS from Barnoldswick prepared for their GSCE exams by taking a trip out to hear poems being brought to life.

Water Street pupils investigate former student who was killed in the Great War

Craven Herald: Water Street Primary students working with Library staff to conduct research into ex-students killed during the war

4:53am Saturday 14th February 2015

YEAR six pupils at Skipton's Water Street Primary School have been researching the life of a former student who died in the First World War.

Settle youngsters crowned as athletics champions

Craven Herald: The triumphant Settle Primary School pupils

4:50am Saturday 14th February 2015

YEAR Five and Six children from Settle Primary School got their running shoes on and were crowned Craven Sportshall Athletics Champions.


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