GALLERY – Be The Change @ The Lazaat Hotel

Mar 17, 2019

GALLERY – Photos from the event Be The Change which was held at the Lazaat Hotel.

This was the fourth year the event has been held and as always was very well attended. Guest not only enjoyed a meal but was treated to a night of live entertainment.

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High Proportion Of Year Six Pupils Assigned School Of Choice

High Proportion Of Year Six Pupils Assigned School Of Choice
Mar 4, 2019

More than nine out of ten Year 6 children in the East Riding have been awarded places for the school named by parents as their first choice in the 2019/20 secondary school admissions round.  

Letters to parents, informing them of the outcome of their applications for secondary school places in September 2019, are being sent out today, Friday 1st March.  This is known as ‘National Offer Day’ and is the date that all local authorities in England have to send the letters out to parents.

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Football Team At Local College Is One Of The Best In The Country

Football Team At Local College Is One Of The Best In The Country
Mar 2, 2019

A football team at Bishop Burton College thanks to its partnership with Hull City has helped established its self as one of the best in the county.

The college, near Beverley, is the home of the Hull City Tigers Academy. As a result, talented students are in a position to be spotted by the club and academy prospects released by the Tigers are able to continue playing at a high level with the college.

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Beverley High School Reach National Finals Of CyberFirst Girls

Beverley High School Reach National Finals Of CyberFirst Girls
Feb 21, 2019

Four Beverley High School students have reached the national final of the GCHQ’s CyberFirst Girls to be held in Edinburgh.

CyberFirst is a programme of opportunities and supports helping young people explore their passion for computers and technology.  Also, it helps young women to the fascinating and critical world of cyber security.

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Mock Job Interview Day At Local School Proves To Be Huge Success

Mock Job Interview Day At Local School Proves To Be Huge Success
Feb 19, 2019

Beverley Grammar School students have scored a major success with the school’s annual Mock Job Interview Day.  All Year 11 students prepare for and attend a mock job interview with a local employer.

In order to make the interview process as realistic as possible, the students submitted their CV before the interview. Interviewers were also given a copy of the students’ most recent school report.

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Longcroft To Keep Parents Informed Of Improvement Plans Following Meeting With Cllr Healy

Longcroft To Keep Parents Informed Of Improvement Plans Following Meeting With Cllr Healy
Feb 4, 2019

St Mary’s Ward Councillor Denis Healy has met with the Acting Head of Longcroft School, Andy Baker, together with Longcroft pupils and teachers, following last week’s publication of the national progress scores, which revealed that Longcroft had the lowest score in the East Riding for pupil progress and below the national average.

Cllr Healy had said that parents needed to “have faith” that the school could turn round its performance. That prompted Mr Baker to contact Cllr Healy with an invitation to visit the school, to see for himself the work that is going on to get Longcroft back on track.

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New Deputy Principal Appointed At Bishop Burton College

New Deputy Principal Appointed At Bishop Burton College
Jan 30, 2019

The new deputy principal at an East Yorkshire college says she will be listening closely to the views of students and local businesses to help produce a skilled workforce for the region.

Rachel Ellis-Jones has re-joined Bishop Burton College this week, having previously worked there as an art lecturer at the start of her career.

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