Education Zone

Time finally runs out for village school

Craven Herald:

7:18am Friday 25th July 2014

TIME has finally run out for a village primary school, which has closed its doors after 160 years.

Top marks for pupils as school makes progress

Craven Herald:

8:06am Thursday 24th July 2014

A SKIPTON school is making progress after being placed in special measures earlier this year.

Schools come together for education day

Craven Herald:

12:21pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

STAFF from South Craven School at Cross Hills took part in one of the region's biggest ever educational training days.

Award-winning students are kept busy

Craven Herald:

12:18pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

AWARD-winning students from Skipton Girls’ High School had little time to enjoy their success at the national Young Enterprise competition.

Former head to receive honorary doctorate

Craven Herald:

7:31am Tuesday 15th July 2014

A FORMER headteacher of Skipton Girls' High School will be given an honorary degree from Bradford University this week.

Aireville School pleased by progress

Craven Herald:

7:55am Thursday 10th July 2014

AIREVILLE School is making “reasonable progress” towards getting out of special measures.

Pupils step up to receive awards

Craven Herald:

8:40am Thursday 10th July 2014

AWARDS presented to pupils at Aireville School, Skipton, at a recent ceremony were as follows:

Pupils sail ahead with skills at pirate day

Craven Herald:

8:06am Thursday 10th July 2014

WALKING the plank and pieces of eight were all in a day’s work for Settle Primary School children at their recent Pirate Day.

School goes back in time for centenary civic visit

Craven Herald:

8:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

YOUNGSTERS in Silsden gathered to celebrate the centenary of their school building.

Steeton teacher wins eTwinning award

Craven Herald:

1:22pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A STEETON Primary School teacher has been honoured for her efforts to link her pupils with children abroad.

Dog helps pupils with their reading

Craven Herald:

5:07pm Monday 7th July 2014

COWLING pupils are boosting their word power thanks to a range of initiatives including Magnus, the school’s reading dog!

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.


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