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School life: Lightcliffe Academy students shine at awards

Congratulations to all our worthy winners of prizes awarded at the Key Stage 3 Celebration evening. Students from last year’s 7 and 8 were nominated by each Subject Leader in the categories of Progress and Achievement.

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Ten sixth form students took the trip

School life: Lightcliffe students take life changing trip to Tanzania

In July, ten sixth form students took the trip of a lifetime as they travelled to Musoma, Tanzania.

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Work is well under way at Ravenscliffe School, Halifax's, new Spring Hall centre

How you can help Halifax school Ravenscliffe raise final £130,000

So how can people or organisations help Ravenscliffe hit that final target?

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Pedal: Ravenscliffes specially adapted bikes will be made available to Calderdale people to try out

Community’s role - and cash - helped Ravenscliffe School, Halifax, expand

With a new record number of pupils on its roll - 169 now squeezing into a building for a hundred less than that, according to guidelines for students with learning difficulties, and no prospect of additional Government finance - Ravenscliffe grabbed the bull by the horns and asked people to help.

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Ravenscliffe School's new Spring Hall site is taking shape

A final push and Halifax school Ravenscliffe’s £3.3 million dream will be realised

A Third of the way up and a third of the way in...Ravenscliffe High School’s dream is visibly now becoming reality and funding is almost in place for the final flourish!

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Local poet James Nash chats to pupils

School Life: Local poet inspires pupils into creative writing

There were plenty of words, rhyming and riddles when poet James Nash visited pupils at Hipperholme Grammar School for a fun-filled day of poetry.

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Sponsored maths challenge at Hipperholme Grammar School to raise money for the NSPCC

School life: Pupils take part in sponsored Maths challenge for NSPCC

Pupils at Hipperholme Grammar Junior School have been putting on their maths hats to raise money for the NSPCC.

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Celebrating 25 years of SOS Brighouse Out of School Club, Woodhouse Primary, Brighouse

Pioneering out of school club celebrates its 25th anniversary

A Brighouse out of school club that was set up by parents and volunteers has celebrated its 25th anniversary.

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Brighouse High saw their results reach record levels

School life: A new era for Post 16 education at Brighouse High

Last year a group of Calderdale Headteachers and senior leaders visited the borough of Camden in London to observe their ground breaking approach to Post 16 collaboration.

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The tool has been launched to encourage schools to help reduce obesity among pupils

Campaign to help schools tacked pupil obesity

A Brighouse based sports education company has launched a campaign to help schools across the county fulfil new Government guidelines launched this month designed to tackle obesity among primary school children.

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Harrison Layden-Fritz is going to study at Harrow School

From Hipperholme to Harrow for Harrison

Not since the 1800’s has a Hipperholme Grammar School boy walked the hallowed halls of Harrow.
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IN PICTURES: Calderdale students receive their GCSE results

The wait was finally over for Calderdale pupils as they were able to see if all the hard work paid off when they collected their GCSE results this morning (Thursday).

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Juliana Kalniana, A*, Yusuf Khan, 9A*, Hansa Khan, 8A*, Iqra Hussain, 9A*, Arman Khan, 9A* and Alex Funk 9A* looking at their results at Dixons Trinity Academy, Bradford. Picture Bruce Rollinson

GCSEs 2017: The results are in, so what should you do now? The advice you need to know...

Whether the results were good or bad, the question of what to do next is one on the lips of thousands of pupils this morning as they look to life after GCSEs.
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GCSE pass rates have fallen this year across the UK overall.

GCSEs 2017: UK pass rates fall as major exams shake-up causes controversy

Around 50,000 English and maths GCSEs were awarded the new highest grade this summer, as the impact of the biggest shake-up of exams for a generation began to be felt.

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Pupils have today received their GCSE results.

GCSEs 2017: Your guide to Yorkshire's results

Thousands of students from across Yorkshire will today find out their GCSE results and start the process of looking for a job or further education.
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Pupils across the county will today receive their GCSE exam results.

GCSEs 2017: Wait is finally over as thousands of Yorkshire pupils get exam results

Thousands of pupils in Yorkshire will get their GCSE results this morning as new grades are awarded for the first time, with just a small proportion of entries expected to score the highest result.
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Chartists: Historian David Glover  speaks about Chartist graves, including that of Ben Rushton,  at Lister Lane cemetery

Remembering blood spilt on rights march

On the 175th anniversary of the August 1842 march for the rights of working people, when blood was shed on the streets of Halifax, a large number gathered at Lister Lane Cemetery in the town to hear the wider story of this troubled time.

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A-level results were announced today.

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for East Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across East Yorkshire.

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A-level results were announced today.

Read more at: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/education/a-levels-2017-your-results-guide-for-north-yorkshire-1-8707961

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for South Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across South Yorkshire.

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A-level results were announced today.

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for North Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across North Yorkshire.

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