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Kevin McAleese – a true inspiration

Kevin McAleese – a true inspiration

Kevin McAleese CBE, former Headteacher, has sadly passed away. He was a true inspiration during his 10 years of headship and a distinguished educator through his lifetime. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.

French film season 2019

French film season 2019

The French film season for 2019 is back by popular demand on 2 May. Films start at 7pm and are preceded by wine and cheese. Price is £10 per film or £80 for the 10 films, profits go to Medecins Sans Frontieres.

BTEC Music Gig

BTEC Music Gig

Thursday 28 March at 7pm in the Forum.
An opportunity to see the BTEC bands and ensembles playing, tickets are £2 or 2 for £3 on the door.

Spring music concert

Spring music concert

Thursday 4 April at 7pm in the Main Hall.
All are welcome to come along and listen to the fabulous ensembles HGS has to offer.

HGS selected for Mental Health in Schools award

HGS selected for Mental Health in Schools award

We have been chosen to work towards being accredited with the Carnegie Centre of Excellence for Mental Health in Schools Award, therefore demonstrating a deep commitment to working towards excellent practice in this area.

A skirl of pipes welcomed guests to Burns Night

A skirl of pipes welcomed guests to Burns Night

The skirl of pipes welcomed over 100 guests to the school’s 26th annual ‘Burns Night’ for an evening of fun and frolics. A hugely successful evening with traditional fayre and dancing to raise money for portable flood lights.

PTA Old Skool quiz

PTA Old Skool quiz

Friday 5 April at 7.30pm in the Main Hall.
The PTA Old Skool quiz promises to be one of the most hotly contested quizzes in Harrogate, all are welcome.

China-England Maths Teacher Exchange 2018-19

China-England Maths Teacher Exchange 2018-19

The Yorkshire Ridings Maths Hub, one of the UK’s 35 Maths Hubs, based at Harrogate Grammar School is currently participating in the fifth, prestigious, Maths Teachers’ Exchange with Shanghai schools.