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Song for Christmas 2017: Rastrick Independent School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Halifax Courier Song for Christmas competition.
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Song for Christmas 2017: St John's CE Primary School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Halifax Courier Song for Christmas competition.

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Song for Christmas 2017: St Malachy's Catholic Primary School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Halifax Courier Song for Christmas competition.

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St Malachy's RC School, Ovenden ofsted. children fund raising with a penalty shoot out.

Halifax school celebrates a successful year

A Halifax primary school is celebrating a solid report and ongoing improvements after a visit from the education watchdog.

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The awards will be presented on February 22 2018

School life: Up for Oscars of music education world

Rastrick High School is delighted to have been shortlisted for the Best School Music Department Award at the 2018 Music Teacher Awards for Excellence!

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North Huddersfield Trust School. Image: Google

Tragic death of seven-year-old West Yorkshire schoolgirl

A SEVEN-year-old girl has died after suffering a medical episode at a school in West Yorkshire today.
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School life: Showstopping performances from Rastrick students

School life: Showstopping performances from Rastrick students

During the half term holiday, several Rastrick High school students took to the stage at the Halifax Playhouse, performing in the musical production of ‘Whistle down the Wind’ as part of youth theatre group, Halifax Amateur Theatre Youth (HATY).

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The pupils that took part enjoyed the event

School Life: Leaders set up successful cross country event

Higher Sports Leader students were challenged on a wild and blustery day to a create a Cross Country event for 241 partner primary school students.

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The eight day trip took in sights in Washington DC, Philadelphia and New York City

School Life: Group took trip of a lifetime to United States

Just before half-term, 60 year 12 and 13 students along with six members of staff embarked on an eight day trip to the USA.

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Pupils building their bridge

School life: Bridge building takes contest to new levels

An exciting challenge to build the best bridges brought everyone together as they competed in Hipperholme Grammar School’s hotly-contested inter-house competition.

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Pupils learned all about the Autumn season and had a fantastic time toasting muffins

School life: Hipperholme Grammar pupils get into Autumn spirit

Campfire songs, stories and food were enjoyed by Hipperholme Grammar School’s Early Years’ pupils during a fun forest-themed day.

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Inspectors called to Calderdale nursery after child goes missing on trip

Government inspectors examined procedures at a Calderdale nursery after a child went missing on a trip.
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Some of the prize winners with speaker Brittany Stead

Brighouse High pupils awarded for success

Students from Brighouse High had plenty to celebrate at the school’s Junior Awards ceremony last week.

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Lightcliffe students in New York around the time of terror attack (Picture Lightcliffe Academy)

Praise for New York Police officers after Calderdale students caught up in terror attack

Staff and students from a Calderdale school were caught up in the New York terror attack during their trip to the United States.
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Mayor unveils newly-merged Hipperholme Grammar School site

There was plenty to celebrate at Hipperholme Grammar School as the newly-merged site was officially unveiled.

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Head boy and girl hosted the evening

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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Students tried food from across the world

School life: Multilingual fun or diversión multilingüe at Rastrick High

Did you know there are about 225 indigenous languages in Europe that make up approximately 3% of the world total?
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One of Gabriel's postcards

School Life: Amazing art achievement for Rastrick High student

Budding artist and Year 11 student Gabriel Midgley was recently invited to attend the Royal College of Art’s Secret Postcard Artists’ Party in London as part of the celebrations for artists whose work were on display.
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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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