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Interviews just the job for South Craven School students

Craven Herald: Keighley councillor Adrian Farley is pictured interviewing Thomas Cooney.

8:00am Tuesday 18th March 2014

The job interview experience should hopefully be less daunting for South Craven School pupils thanks to an exercise to help them hone their presentation skills.

Giggleswick Primary School children raise funds for RNLI

Craven Herald: Pupils hand over the cheque to Dave Thompson

8:00am Tuesday 18th March 2014

Having visited Fleetwood RNLI station earlier in the year, pupils at Giggleswick Primary School decided to raise money for the organisation.

Brougham Street Nursery School celebrates 70th birthday

Craven Herald: Youngsters at Brougham Street Nursery in Skipton form a giant 70 to mark the birthday

9:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

Brougham Street Nursery School is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year and is seeking staff, pupils and Governors who have attended the Nursery School in the past.

Embsay Primary School pupils take part in Readathon

Craven Herald: Embsay Primary School pupils are  taking part in a three week long Readathon event

8:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

Youngsters have pledged to spend three weeks raising cash to help poorly children enjoy books, plays and literature.

Cyclo-cross event sees Prince Henry’s Grammar School trio shine

Craven Herald: Joe Howcroft, from Prince Henry's Grammar School in Otley, taking part in the British Schools Cycling Association Yorkshire Cyclo-Cross Cycling Championships

3:06pm Friday 14th March 2014

A trio of Otley students are celebrating putting in a good showing at an inter-schools off-road cycling contest.

Craven school pupils go bananas for Fairtrade Fortnight

Craven Herald: Greatwood Primary School’s Emily Atkinson, Flynn Scott, Eibhlis Price and Tyler Hawkins

9:00am Friday 14th March 2014

Schools have gone bananas over the past two weeks.

Pupils fly the flag for Commonwealth Day

Craven Herald: St Stephen’s School pupils Darcey Burrell, Chelsie Vas, Cole Bateson, Gabriel Benny, Harry Chisnall and Isabella Chandler join mayor John Kerwin-Davey and Craven District Council chairman Donny Whaites at Skipton Town Hall

8:00am Friday 14th March 2014

Schoolchildren joined the chairman of Craven District Council on Monday to raise the Commonwealth Flag over Skipton Town Hall.

Craven schoolchildren celebrate World Book Day

Craven Herald: Greatwood Primary School’s Alex Wright, Caitlin Wilson, Hannah Harrison and Benjamin Aldrich

2:51pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Books are bound to be fun! That was the message as children across the district dressed up to enjoy activities to celebrate World Book Day.

Unicyclist Jacob joins Big Pedal at Hothfield Junior School

Craven Herald: Jacob Eakin on his unicycle

8:00am Thursday 13th March 2014

Young Jacob Eakin has a wheel flair for unicycling.

Tennis lessons prove a hit for youngsters at Embsay Primary School

Craven Herald: Hannan Bamford, Lydia Carr, Adam Harding, Joni Dixon and Feya Curtin watch Luke Lovell hit a forehand shot during the tennis lessons

8:00am Tuesday 11th March 2014

Pupils at Embsay Primary School are ace!

Brougham Street Nursery School in Skipton celebrates positive Ofsted report

Craven Herald: Brougham Street Nursery teacher Raheela Khan, with Elliot Moore, Oliver Johnston and Gil Townsley after the positive Ofsted report

8:00am Sunday 9th March 2014

Brougham Street Nursery School in Skipton is celebrating its second positive Ofsted report in just a few months.

Lesson in composting for Cowling Primary School pupils

Craven Herald: Pictured are pupils Lili Tempest, Laurie Powell, Alfie Brouard, Joe Binns, Isobel Palmer and Cory Boyd with Cath Wilson and Joan Nicholson, of North Yorkshire Rotters.

8:00am Sunday 9th March 2014

The wonderful world of worms was brought to life for Cowling pupils as they learned to reduce waste by creating compost.

Housing plans resubmitted by Malsis School, Glusburn

Craven Herald: Malsis School

9:00am Saturday 8th March 2014

Malsis School, Glusburn, has resubmitted refused plans for a small development of houses.

Emotional lessons on Second World War at Greatwood School, Skipton

Craven Herald: Greatwood’s Ellie Bradley, Lizzie Hopkinson, Freya Hartley, Harriet Marshall, Matilda Mckibben, Louis Seal and Stephen Busfield performed a play in assembly about evacuees

8:00am Friday 7th March 2014

A project on World War Two by Greatwood Primary School children in Skipton culminated in a special performance assembly for friends and family.

Roman invasion at Eastburn Junior and Infant School

Craven Herald: Kyle Wilson, Max Hudson, Ben Green, Lewis Mackenzie and Theo Lloyd firing an onager

7:00am Friday 7th March 2014

Class three youngsters at Eastburn Junior and Infant School travelled back in time when they returned from their half-term break on Monday.

Carleton Endowed Primary School children break down barriers

Craven Herald: Ben Eastham and Hannah Myers with their battering ram

10:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

Year 5 and Year 6 children have been sawing, hammering and gluing to make medieval battering rams under the guidance of craftsman Dave Jackson.

South Craven School to resubmit 'air dome' plan

9:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

Previously refused plans for a multi-purpose air dome at South Craven School are to be re-submitted.

Embsay Primary School pupils enjoy Shrove Tuesday

Craven Herald: Embsay Primary School’s Will Snowden flips the pancake cheered on by classmates

8:50am Thursday 6th March 2014

Reception children at Embsay Primary School had a flipping good time on Shrove Tuesday.

Bradley Primary School pupils help victims of typhoon

Craven Herald: Pictured, clockwise, are Eva Clayton, Will Smith, Niamh McInnes, George Garland, John Utley, Thomas Eaglesfield, Bryan Ayton, Charlie Reader, Imogen O’Keefe and Ethan Brockson

8:00am Tuesday 4th March 2014

Children and parents at Bradleys Both Primary School have raised £506 to help the people of the Philippines still struggling after last year’s typhoon.

After-school film club is launched for pupils

Craven Herald: Nick Chapman and Bella Spensley at the film club launch

8:00am Monday 3rd March 2014

Pupils in North Craven can enjoy going to the cinema – without leaving schoolg.


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