Category Archives: School News

No Boundary for Cricket Duo

Two Form 5 pupils have been selected to play for the Bradford and Calderdale Under 10s Cricket team! Charlie and Nicholas have been chosen to represent the team in a series of fixtures which will take place over the summer....

Ghyll royd on-the-go

We’re delighted to announce the launch of the official Ghyll Royd School and Pre-School app! Available for Apple and Android devices, the app allows you to keep up-to-date with school events, term dates and the latest news from wherever you are. There...

Form 6 Life Savers

Form 6 visited Airedale Hospital on Tuesday morning to learn valuable lifesaving skills. The class met with the Injury Minimisation Programme for Schools team. The I.M.P.S. scheme, which has run at Airedale Hospital since 2003, provides special training to around 6,500...

Stay and Play – Easter

On Friday we had our last Stay and Play session before the Easter holidays. Mrs Davis and Mrs Coultas will be back on Friday 28th April for more fun and games from 9.30am – 11.00am. This week the Little Adventurers...

House Swimming Gala

Key Stage Two pupils went head to head in their school houses to compete in the annual swimming gala. On Thursday morning pupils arrived at Ilkley Swimming Pool ready for a morning of friendly competition as they swam to win...

Hesketh Farm Trip

The Little Adventurers, Great Explorers and Reception pupils all hopped on the Ghyll Royd minibus for a trip to Hesketh Farm! We got up to all sorts on our day at the farm. There was a giant hay maze we...

Ava’s Winning Artwork

Ava Jones in Form 5 has produced a fantastic design which has won the Ilkley Carnival cover competition. The ‘At the Movies’ theme saw an impressive collection of submissions from local and independent schools in the Ilkley area. Miss Smith...

Musical Extravaganza!

Key Stage Two pupils wowed their families with their musical talents at the annual Palm Court Tea Concert. Parents, siblings and grandparents arrived in the School hall where they could sit with a cup of tea and a selection of...

Father Philip Visit

Father Philip from St Margaret’s Church held an assembly on Wednesday morning to tell the story of Easter. Pupils from all years gathered in the School hall to learn about the many stages of Easter, including the Last Supper, how Jesus...