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...

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea Party

To celebrate our amazing parents, mums and grannies were invited to Ghyll Royd for a Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea Party. Mrs Coultas decorated the Hall with daffodils and organised a fantastic event for the parents of Early Years and Key...

Form 5 Artwork

Form 5 have got the Ilkley Carnival covered! Literally. Pupils have been getting creative making brochure covers for the much-anticipated event. This year’s Carnival begins on the 1st May 2017 with an “At the Movies” theme. In Mrs Smith’s Art Room, the...

Eco Art Sculpture

As part of Eco Week,  children in KS2 studied the work of Dale Chihuly the renowned artist who’s is internally recognised for his exceptional and vibrant sculptures that are formed using traditional glass blowing techniques. The children collected a wide...

Stay and Play Christmas Party

The Christmas Stay and Play Party was a lovely morning. The children enjoyed music and movement to Christmas Songs along with some bell playing. In the Art Splash puffy paint penguins were made followed by a Santa Hunt, party food...

A Flying Start

The Under 9 Rugby and Netball Teams got off to a flying start with terrific matches against Lady Lane and Terrington. The U9 boys did themselves really proud. In beautiful conditions on Greystone Manor Playing Fields the boys got off...

School Sports Partnership

The Ilkley Grammar School (IGS) School Sports Partnership (SSP) was formed in 2011 and is a family of local primary schools who work together to enhance the quality of sporting opportunities for children. The SSP co-ordinator based at IGS concentrates...

Creative Arts

At Ghyll Royd School and Pre-School Creative Arts within the ‘Learning Challenge Curriculum’ provides exposure to and study of a range of art forms that include music, art design and crafts, drama and dance. The main purpose of the subject...