News and events

COVID 19 update

COVID 19 update

We would like to thank you for your support, understanding and patience through such difficult and unprecedented times. We will continue to post on this page any relevant information and letters concerning the ongoing COVID 19 situation.

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.

Maxwell gears up for racing excellence

Maxwell gears up for racing excellence

Year 10 student, Max Dodds, is on track for racing success after joining motorsport’s prestigious Ginetta Junior Championship and competing in televised races, a fantastic achievement.

A Level & GCSE Design exhibition

A Level & GCSE Design exhibition

The Art & Design Faculty are delighted to invite you to our annual Art & Design exhibition showcasing the amazing work produced by our GCSE and A level students across Art, Photography, Graphics, Design and Food & Nutrition on Tuesday 22 June at 6.30pm.

Sixth Form student selected for regional cricket squad

Sixth Form student selected for regional cricket squad

Congratulations to Emma Marlow, a year 12 student, whose cricketing talents have led to her selection to England Cricket Board’s regional development squad. The Northern Diamonds Academy is one of eight regional ECC academies designed to provide a sporting pathway for young women who have the potential to forge a career in cricket.

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.

Record nine Oxbridge offers

Record nine Oxbridge offers

The Sixth Form is celebrating with offers from Cambridge and Oxford Universities for nine students. This is the highest number in the school’s recent history and is a real achievement in the challenging times students have experienced due to the coronovirus lockdowns.