Events

Progression Day helps students plan for the future

Progression Day helps students plan for the future

Sixth Form students gained a rich insight into various careers and how to access them as industry professionals shared their stories at the Progression Days, a two-day event which is part of a programme to help students plan for the future.

Sports day 2021

Sports day 2021

Years 7, 8, 9 and 10 enjoyed action-packed days as they competed in Sports Day and enjoyed a rewards trip out to Flamingo Land. Students competed in their Ventus, Ignis, Terra and Ignis (VITA) houses with touch rugby, rounders, tennis, dodgeball, volleyball, table tennis, badminton, tug of war and track events.

Students tackle the climate emergency in the Harrogate District

Students tackle the climate emergency in the Harrogate District

HGS took part in the Harrogate District Walk to School day, led by the charity Zero Carbon Harrogate. Instead of their usual car journey, students either walked, cycled, used public transport, or used the ‘park and stride’ option and walked the last mile to their school.

DofE joy for students

DofE joy for students

More than 200 students have completed outdoor sections of their Duke of Edinburgh Award challenges this month – a welcome sign of their lives getting back to normal.

Chemistry Olympiad success

Chemistry Olympiad success

Two students from The Sixth Form have been recognised for their outstanding performances in a national competition. Congratulations to Kiran Amin won a Gold Award and Ahmed Eltahir won a Bronze Award in the prestigious RSC Chemistry Olympiad.

NEW Sports Academy Programme

NEW Sports Academy Programme

A NEW Sports Academy Programme has been launched for rugby and netball players for September 2021, if you would like to register your interest please fill in the enclosed form. Also available is a Q&A video.

Sixth Form Virtual Open Event

Sixth Form Virtual Open Event

Please click through to hear from our Headteacher and Director of Sixth Form, learn about the wide range of courses on offer, meet our students and experience our first class facilities via a 3d walkaround tour.

Sixth Form Live Q&A – 8th February at 6pm

Sixth Form Live Q&A – 8th February at 6pm

Are you still considering your Sixth Form study options but have unanswered questions? Join Mr Renton and Mr Twitchin on Monday 8th February for a Live Q&A where you can find out everything you want to know about life in our Sixth Form.