Category Archives: School News

Pretty in Print!

Forms 5 and 6 are starting to see their lino printing turn into Tartan! For their learning topic all about the Stuarts, pupils have been making scottish kilts using lino and paint on cotton fabric. The printing process takes time...

Two Ilkley Primary pupils writing out their poems laying on some twigs

Outdoor Poetry

Form Two used their senses to describe the school grounds in an outdoor, multisensory English lesson. Here are a couple of their poems. Poem 1 I can see a huge, massive, colossal, thick tree. I can hear the humming of...

Primary School Places 2018

Hundreds of local schoolchildren receive their Primary School places on Monday 16th April. This is an exciting time for parents as they wait to find out where their child will be attending from September. However, with growing state school pupil...

Ilkley pupils pose for photograph with Swimming and Football trophies and other achievements

Achievements All Around

The last week of the Spring term was filled with congratulations and celebrations for our multi-talented pupils! Our last Commendations Assembly was filled with stories of success, wins, and acts of care and courtesy by pupils across the school. The...

Ghyllstonbury Festival 2018!

Ghyll Royd School, Pre-School and Nursery are excited to bring you Ghyllstonbury – a one-off mini festival celebrating another brilliant school year! As a leading Primary school and after a string of successes in Sport, Art, Music, Drama, Entrance Exams...

Key Stage One in Bloom

Pupils in Forms 1 and 2 visited Harlow Carr Gardens to learn about how things grow. The Gardens are a great place to visit for Primary School children, as they can explore and learn in the beautiful outdoors. The classes...

Solar Show and Tell

Headteacher Mr Martin was over the moon with the impressive work Reception had done for their homework! Each pupil researched one of the planets at home and made mini presentations to share with their classmates. Mrs Hudson was very impressed...