On Your Bike : Cherry Burton Pre-School Families Cycle Humber Bridge

On Your Bike : Cherry Burton Pre-School Families Cycle Humber Bridge
June 20, 2017

In a true show of community spirit, families from Cherry Burton and beyond gathered at the Humber Bridge last weekend to take part in a sponsored bike ride across the bridge to raise vital funds for local charity Cherry Burton Pre-school.

Despite a ferocious wind, supporters of this local charity in ages ranging from one year old to 73 years old, battled across the bridge on bikes, trikes, scooters and on foot, to the finish line where they were greeted by family and friends. All the children who took part have been busy earning sponsorship for this challenge and will altogether have raised around £700 for the Pre-school.

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GALLERY II : St Mary’s School Sports Day F12

GALLERY II : St Mary's School Sports Day F12
June 20, 2017

Photos from St Mary’s Primary School who hosted their annual sports day for Foundation, year 1 and year 2 pupils.

Pupils tackled a range of races that put their skills and perseverance to the test as they participated in activities like the egg and spoon race, the tricky balancing race, skipping and obstacle course.

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GALLERY I : St Mary’s School Sports Day F12

GALLERY I : St Mary's School Sports Day F12
June 20, 2017

Photos from St Mary’s Primary School who hosted their annual sports day for Foundation, year 1 and year 2 pupils.

Pupils tackled a range of races that put their skills and perseverance to the test as they participated in activities like the egg and spoon race, the tricky balancing race, skipping and obstacle course.

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Beverley High School Green Power Challenge Car Almost Complete

Beverley High School Green Power Challenge Car Almost Complete
June 16, 2017

Beverley High School students have shown they have the skills to build a car as the vehicle they are producing as part of the GreenPower Challenge nears completion.

Back in January HU17.net visited students who were just getting to grips with the assembly of a kit car though five months on their car is almost complete.

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Beverley High School Excel In Language Competition

Beverley High School Excel In Language Competition
June 13, 2017

Beverley High School are again celebrating after seven of their students made it through to national finals in Spelling Bee and Translation Bee competition.

Scarlett Harrison and Ella Payne, who came first and second in German along with Madeleine Evans who finished second in French made the national final of Spelling Bee.

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Minster School Embrace The Arts As They Strive To Achieve Artsmark

Minster School Embrace The Arts As They Strive To Achieve Artsmark
May 11, 2017

Pupils at Beverley Minster Primary School are working with local artist Emma Garness to create a large-scale work of art that will be displayed in the school’s playground.

With help of pupils aged between 4 to 6 years old, Mrs. Garness is helping create the work that is based around the school’s values of ‘Curiosity, Creativity, Respect, Perseverance, Community and Honesty.’

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Most Children Get First Choice School In East Riding

Most Children Get First Choice School In East Riding
April 18, 2017

Parents and carers of children starting infant, junior and primary schools in September 2017 have been told which school their child will be attending.

Letters and e-mails telling them the outcome of their applications for places were being sent out today (Tuesday 18 April)

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Swinemoor Primary School Declared ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted

April 7, 2017

Inspectors led by Senior HMI have found that ‘The educational experience pupils receive is remarkable… Pupil, parents and staff are rightly proud of this inclusive and harmonious school’.

The report says: ‘The school environment oozes vibrancy and stimulation. In every classroom corridor and corner of the school, there are jaw-dropping examples of pupils’ creativity and learning.’

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Beverley Grammar School Awarded NCFE’s School of the Month

Beverley Grammar School Awarded NCFE’s School of the Month
April 4, 2017

Beverley Grammar School say they are delighted to announce that the School has been awarded NCFE’s School of the Month for March 2017.

Beverley Grammar School currently delivers NCFE’s V Cert in Engineering that have been developed by NCFE in-line with the Department for Education measures as to what meets GCSE equivalency.

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Commissioning Service For New Headteacher At Cherry Burton School

Commissioning Service For New Headteacher At Cherry Burton School
April 4, 2017

Mrs Dawn Joy Head teacher at Cherry Burton C of E Primary School was commissioned as the new Head during a special service led by Rev Richard Parkinson at St Micael’s church.

The aim of the Commissioning service is to present a new head teacher to the wider community. The service was attended by all 160 pupils, teachers, parents and representatives from the York Diocese, school governors, ER Education Services & the Parish Council.

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Year 7 Students Welcome Reading Dog To Longcroft School Library

Year 7 Students Welcome Reading Dog To Longcroft School Library
April 3, 2017

A group of Year 7 students greeted Shara, the Library reading dog, enthusiastically when she visited Longcroft Upper School Library this week. Students took it in turns to read out loud as the Siberian Husky listened attentively.

Research shows that reading for pleasure boosts children’s academic achievement, and also improves confidence.

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Wear a Hat Day @ St Nicholas Primary School

Wear a Hat Day @ St Nicholas Primary School
March 31, 2017

Pupils from St Nicholas Primary School have joined people from all over the country as they took part in Wear a Hat Day.

The kind hearted pupils donated 50p for so they could wear a hat while in at school helping to raise funds and awareness for the Brain Tumour Research Fund.

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College Students Take Part In Supplier Exhibition Organised By Local Businesses

College Students Take Part In Supplier Exhibition Organised By Local Businesses
March 30, 2017

Construction students at Bishop Burton College have been given a showcase of industry leading products by national suppliers and businesses.

An exhibition took place at the college featuring a visit from leading interior lining supplier British Gypsum. The visit was organised and co-ordinated in partnership by Hull-based construction firm Hobson & Porter and UK materials supplier Jewson.

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Beverley High School Students Mark International Pi Day

Beverley High School Students Mark International Pi Day
March 20, 2017

Students at Beverley High School took pat in International Pi day as they hosted a range of activities and also saw mathematics reach all lessons.

Pi Day is an annual celebration of the mathematical constant π (pi). Pi Day is observed on March 14 (3/14 in the month/day date format) since 3, 1, and 4 are the first three significant digits of π.

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