Events

Students in National Maths Challenge final

Students in National Maths Challenge final

A team of four students competed against teams from across the UK for this year’s UK Team Mathematics Challenge trophy. The team were winners in the regional final held in York and won the opportunity to compete in the National Final.

Mental Health Awareness week

Mental Health Awareness week

HGS recently put on a host of events for National Mental Health Awareness Week, there was a wide range of activities available to students, each one enabling the students to take time out of their academic studies to talk to staff and trained peer mentors.

Year 13 Leavers Ball photographs

Year 13 Leavers Ball photographs

The Year 13 students had a fantastic time celebrating the end of their exams at their leavers ball held at Pavilions of Harrogate. The sun was glorious and they all looked stunning, not only the perfect end but also the perfect beginning to wishing them well in the next step of their lives, keep in touch…

Successful ‘Big Interview Day’ for students

Successful ‘Big Interview Day’ for students

80 Sixth Form students participated in the tenth and highly prestigious ‘Big Interview Day’, with employees from IBM and senior professionals from other businesses in attendance. The aim of the day is to give students an insight into life after secondary education.

A Level Design exhibition

A Level Design exhibition

Thursday 21 June, 6.30-8.30pm
Come along and celebrate the success of our year 13 Art and Design and Technology students with their annual A Level exhibition, held in the Design rooms.

PTA Gin festival featuring Slingsby

PTA Gin festival featuring Slingsby

We are delighted to invite you to our first ever Gin Festival on Friday 15 June. Tickets are £15 and includes entrance, your first drink, Yorkshire tapas and a balloon gin glass. Don’t miss out on an evening of fun experiencing the very best of gin…

‘Thank you for the music’ – a huge success

‘Thank you for the music’ – a huge success

‘Thank you for the music’ was a hugely successful concert, it showcased the talents of students and featured two extremely poignant videos of Dom singing. The evening raised awareness of mental health issues in young people and raised over £4000 for the three charities the Sowa family are championing.

Spectacular Chinese celebrations and exam success

Spectacular Chinese celebrations and exam success

We have had reason to celebrate twice in quick succession through outstanding Chinese exam success and Chinese New Year celebrations. Students, parents and staff were treated to a thoroughly spectacular evening of information, entertainment and interaction to celebrate The Year of the Dog.