Education Zone

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.

Archbishop officially opens new Barnoldswick school

Craven Herald: Jade Doherty 08-10-14
The Official Opening of Barnoldswick C of E Primary School by the Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu. (11400929)

5:33am Friday 17th October 2014

THE Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, officially opened Barnoldswick C of E Primary School last Wednesday (Oct 8).

New chapter opens for Settle Storytelling Festival

Craven Herald: Rathmell Primary School pupils Charlotte Booth, Amelia Roberts, Rebecca Ashcroft and Connie Hardman enjoy listening to a story by Brazilian storyteller Ana Maria Lines

6:21am Thursday 9th October 2014

STORYTELLERS from across the world will descend on Settle this weekend.

Storytelling festival gets under way

Craven Herald: King of Things, Adrian Buckingham

7:14am Thursday 9th October 2014

SETTLE'S fifth annual storytelling festival will be staged this weekend.

Poster winner will switch on Skipton's lights

Craven Herald: Mary Arber

6:38am Thursday 9th October 2014

A LUCKY Skipton schoolchild will be given the honour of turning on the town's new Christmas lights this year.

Junior apprentices are hired!

Craven Herald: Lord Sugar, aka James Sabin, with Phoebe Noon, Maisie Battle and Ben Rishworth

6:15am Thursday 9th October 2014

CLASS one pupils have new roles - thanks to an Apprentice-style competition.

South Craven School pupils look back to the hardship and sacrifices of World War One

Craven Herald: Students from South Craven School who took part in an evening of events to commemorate the First World War

4:04am Thursday 9th October 2014

PUPILS and staff at South Craven School played their part in commemorating the outbreak of the First World War.

Prizes and certificates presented to young achievers at South Craven School

Craven Herald: South Craven pupils whose achievements were recognised at their school's latest awards evening

4:02am Thursday 9th October 2014

FORMER year 11 students at South Craven School have had their hard work rewarded.

Pub organises school fundraiser

3:31am Thursday 9th October 2014

ERIC and Maree Coupey, from the Game Cock Inn, Austwick, will hold a Halloween fundraiser in aid of the local primary school.

Autumn Watch returns for fourth year

3:06am Thursday 9th October 2014

THE fourth Autumn Watch fun day will be staged at Skipton Children’s Centre, Brougham Street Nursery and Parish Church Primary School on Saturday.

Craven College graduations

Craven Herald:

2:45pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

THE success of Craven College students will benefit the whole community, principal Robert Bellfield said at the annual awards celebration.

Linked schools share a lot of fun

Craven Herald:

1:08pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

A ‘FUN evening’ organised by the Friends of Burnsall Primary School to mark the start of a partnership between it and Cracoe Primary School was hailed as a great success.

Outstanding Ofsted report for Craven school

Craven Herald:

3:06pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A SOUTH Craven school is celebrating after being ruled outstanding in all areas by Ofsted inspectors.

Skipton Academy opens its doors for the first time

Craven Herald:

7:37am Friday 12th September 2014

SKIPTON Academy opened for the first time last week with a new name, a new principal and with its pupils sporting a new, smart uniform.

Academy's new uniform challenge

Craven Herald:

1:11pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

STUDENTS of the new Skipton Academy can expect to be challenged if they fail to turn up on its first day without the proper uniform.

North Yorkshire performs above national average in GCSE results

Craven Herald:

4:52pm Thursday 21st August 2014

EARLY indications show that North Yorkshire students continue to perform above national averages at GCSE.

Ermysted's Grammar School

Craven Herald: Adam Ward who got seven A*s, four As and a B celebrates his results with Felix Sandoe

4:56pm Thursday 21st August 2014

MORE than 99 per cent of students at Ermysted's Grammar School achieved at least five GCSEs to A* to C grades.

Skipton Girls' High School

Craven Herald: Tracy Briggs congratulates her daughter, Courtney, who got 5 A*s and 5 As

4:55pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STUDENTS at Skipton Girls’ High school have achieved outstanding GCSE results.


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