Welcome to our Main School Open Event

We know that during the next few weeks you will be carefully considering the choice of which Secondary School is right for your child. We want to help you in making this crucial decision by showing you Harrogate Grammar School and everything it has to offer through the following resources:

Welcome video from Neil Renton – Headteacher

Welcome video from HGS students

We understand many of you have questions so we have put together this document in the hope that we may be able to answer some of them for you:

FAQs about HGS

The virtual tour below allows you to experience the facilities at Harrogate Grammar School as well as hearing from Faculty and Subject Leaders about the subjects on offer through introductory videos.

Whilst navigating round the tour please click on the YouTube symbols to access key videos from the Headteacher, students and staff talking about their subjects.



Please note –

Our Intake Days are due to take place on Tuesday 12, Wednesday 13 and Thursday 14 July 2022 and all the new Year 7 children who are allocated a place at HGS are expected to attend all 3 days in preparation for September.

We hope to repeat our new initiative of a Year 7 Summer School from Tuesday 30 August to Friday 2 September 2022.


If you have any further queries please contact: mail@hgs.rklt.co.uk










If you have any further queries please contact: mail@hgs.rklt.co.uk or call: 01423 531127