Archive – July, 2018

Newly appointed Head Students

Newly appointed Head Students

After a rigorous selection process including written applications, formal interviews, hustings and presentations, we are delighted to announce the appointment of our Head Students and Deputies for 2018-19.

Rugby Junior shows national promise

Rugby Junior shows national promise

Two years ago as an U15, student Achele Agada had never played rugby before. She was eventually encouraged to give it a go, and as a result she played in two full contact tournaments that season. Achele was quickly identified as a player with potential.

Medical School Residential Success

Medical School Residential Success

Five Harrogate Grammar School Sixth Form students have successfully gained places on Hull York Medical School (HYMS)’s Summer Residential Programme; one of only two Sutton Trust Medicine programmes in the UK and the only one outside of London.

EdTech trip of a lifetime to South Africa for HGS teacher

EdTech trip of a lifetime to South Africa for HGS teacher

Earlier this year one of our teachers, Stephen Woollard, was selected as the winner of a nationwide competition hosted by e-textbook and e-learning provider, ITSI. The prize for the competition included an all-expenses-paid trip of a lifetime to South Africa.

Cameron, through to National Diversity Awards final

Cameron, through to National Diversity Awards final

Cameron recently won the sporting achievement award at the prestigious StrayFM’s local heroes awards ceremony, he has now gone on to be shortlisted into the finals of the National Diversity Awards out of more than 24,000 entries, a massive congratulations to Cameron for this fantastic achievement.

Success at indoor ski championships

Success at indoor ski championships

Alex Green, in year 12, has excelled at the National Schools Indoor Ski Open Championships by coming second in the U18 Ladies Slalom after only 2 years of skiing, an outstanding achievement, she has now been offered a place in the National Schools Squad.

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