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High School Musical in the media

15th April 2022

As you’ve probably heard, Wensleydale School put on its first show in five years last week! Our production of High School Musical was a roaring success, with lots of fantastic feedback including some lovely stories in the local press (you might’ve seen us in the Yorkshire Post a couple of days ago). As always, we’re […]

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Former student receives Headteacher’s Values Award

11th April 2022

Former student Katie Wade has been presented with the Headteacher’s Values Award at Richmond Sixth Form and College for excellence, independence and resilience. Katie attended the University of York Next Step event, where she succeeded in winning a prize for student engagement for presenting to 190 students from schools across the UK. We love hearing […]

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Year 10 pupil selected for county football team

8th April 2022

We’re delighted to announce that Year 10 student Jack Close has been selected to play for the North Yorkshire County football team. This is an incredible achievement owed to Jack’s consistent hard work and practice with the pupil training five days a week. We can’t wait to see what he goes on to accomplish!

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High School Musical opening night

8th April 2022

Our school production of High School Musical is now two nights in and going fantastically! It’s a wonderful showcase of our pupils’ talents and their hardworking attitudes. If you haven’t managed to see it yet, there are still tickets available for our final night tomorrow; we can’t wait to end the term with a bang. […]

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Spring book recommendations

28th March 2022

Spring has officially sprung, and with Easter coming up, there’s lots of time to enjoy a new book in the garden whilst the sun’s out. Here are some book recommendations courtesy of The School Reading List that you might enjoy: The Balloon Thief by Aneesa Marufu When Khadija spots a hot air balloon about to […]

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Former Student is an inspiration to us all!

22nd March 2022

We were so happy to hear that a former student won a prestigious national award recently. Josh Huitson who left us in 2019 was named Best Retail Butchery apprentice at an award ceremony Institute of Meat and Worshipful Company of Butchers last month. The award was given to him by HRH The Princess Royal who […]

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