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...

Stay and Play Sessions

Dear Stay and Play visitors, We have made the difficult decision to postpone our forthcoming Stay and Play sessions until after the Easter holidays. The safeguarding of all children and adults is our main priority and in light of the...

Out of this World Play Date!

Great Explorers and Reception took a trip to the moon following on from their visit to see Tim Peake’s Spacecraft earlier in the month at Bradford Science and Media Museum. The children welcomed visitors to join in as they read...

Ghyll Royd Beach Party Play Date!

Three to five year olds were invited to Ghyll Royd Pre-School on Friday morning for a brand new event! The Ghyll Royd Beach Party is part of a series of play dates which encourages outdoor learning and building friendships. The...

Headteacher’s Blog

Message from Mr Martin 03-04-2020 Good Afternoon, Thank you for making me so proud! The end of term is usually a crescendo of assemblies, house point collation, musical performances, assessments and reports squeezed into the space of a few short weeks....

Dress Down Under Day raises £1000

An Ilkley Primary School pupil has helped raise £1,000 for the Australian Bushfire Relief. Sophie Barraclough from Ghyll Royd School wanted to help raise money for those affected by the devastating Australian bushfires so asked her teachers if she and...

Ghyll Royd Grandparents Day

Grandmas and Grandads enjoyed their annual visit to Ghyll Royd for our much anticipated Grandparents Day on Friday 27th September. The morning began with Ghyll Royd’s weekly achievement assembly which featured the commendations and the exciting news that seven pieces...

Make Mr Martin laugh!

On Friday 15th March, children were invited to do something funny for money for Comic Relief: Red Nose Day. Children from Reception to Year 6 brought their funniest jokes and silliest faces to the Headteacher’s office. Mr Martin had over 50...

Grandparents’ Day 2018

We’re delighted to share that our Grandparents’ Day / Macmillan Coffee Morning raised a whopping £411.82 for Macmillan Cancer Support! On Friday 28th September, grandparents of Ghyll Royd School and Pre-School pupils arrived at school for our Friday morning assembly....

End of Year Celebration 2018

Ghyll Royd Pupils, parents, staff and governors gathered in the school’s multipurpose hall on Friday 13th July to celebrate the end of another brilliant school year. After being welcomed in by the sound of Form 3’s recorder playing, the celebration...