News and events

Success at indoor ski championships

Success at indoor ski championships

Alex Green, in year 12, has excelled at the National Schools Indoor Ski Open Championships by coming second in the U18 Ladies Slalom after only 2 years of skiing, an outstanding achievement, she has now been offered a place in the National Schools Squad.

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.

Still considering your study options?

Still considering your study options?

We can prepare and support you for the next stage in your education or career and we deliver excellence for all through world class teaching and facilities. There are limited places available for September 2018, apply online.

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…

Senior Citizens summer tea party

Senior Citizens summer tea party

Senior Citizens are invited to come along to our Summer Tea Party on Tuesday 10th July, 2.30-4.30pm. Refreshments, entertainment and a raffle are all on hand. Ring to reserve your place.

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.

Successful Readathon challenge

Successful Readathon challenge

Earlier this year students in Year 7 and 8 spent an enjoyable week reading as many books as they could for the ‘Read for Good’ sponsored reading challenge. HGS has supported Read for Good for 10 years and this year saw an impressive £2777 raised.

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.