News and events

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.

Achele receives unconditional offer from Harvard

Achele receives unconditional offer from Harvard

Congratulations to Achele, a year 13 student who has received an unconditional offer from Harvard, a fantastic achievement. Achele plans to concentrate on Biochemistry before going on to study Medicine at Postgraduate level.

Mr Neil Renton appointed as new Headteacher

Mr Neil Renton appointed as new Headteacher

We are delighted to announce that after a rigorous selection process we have appointed our own Mr Neil Renton to be our new Headteacher from September 2019. Mr Renton has demonstrated his abilities over a significant period of time at the school and shown a deep commitment in delivering excellence for all our young people.