Helen Skelton Urges College Students To Seize Their Moment

Helen Skelton Urges College Students To Seize Their Moment
June 27, 2019

Television presenter Helen Skelton has urged students completing their studies at Bishop Burton College to seize the chance to do something “phenomenal” with their lives.

Helen, who is famed for her roles with Blue Peter, Countryfile and the BBC’s Olympic Games’ coverage, was the special guest speaker at the college’s Presentation Day.

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Beverley’s Class of 2019 Should Be Very Proud Of Themselves

Beverley's Class of 2019 Should Be Very Proud Of Themselves
June 21, 2019

Students making up the Class of 2019 from Beverley High School and Beverley Grammar School should be very proud. 

Those are just some of the words used by the staff who over the past few years have worked with them. Teachers from both schools also say they believe all of them have a successful future ahead.

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St Mary’s Primary School Awarded Cash To Help Fund Project

St Mary’s Primary School Awarded Cash To Help Fund Project
June 21, 2019

St Mary’s Primary School have been awarded a cash windfall, money they say they will be used to improve their outdoor area.

The school on Eden Road in Beverley was awarded the money by the Tesco in Beverley. In all, they received £2,000 as a result of finishing first in the supermarket’s Bags of Help incentive.

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MP Congratulates Teacher On Success In Bid To Become Parliament Ambassador

MP Congratulates Teacher On Success In Bid To Become Parliament Ambassador
June 19, 2019

In February this year, Beverley and Holderness MP Graham Stuart wrote to all schools in his constituency encouraging teachers to attend the UK Parliament Teacher Ambassador Programme.

This programme is a fully-funded three-day course that runs from 1 – 3rd July and aims to equip teachers with the knowledge to inspire children about British values and our political system.

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Television Stars To Help Celebrate Students’ Successes

Television Stars To Help Celebrate Students’ Successes
June 12, 2019

Two television stars will be handing out the awards to students at Bishop Burton College’s traditional end of year celebrations.

Presenters Helen Skelton and Jenni Falconer will be the special guests at the college’s Presentation Day events later this month. The event will see around 1,000 students celebrate the successful completion of their studies.

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Api Bavadra Of Bishop Burton College Called Up For England

Api Bavadra Of Bishop Burton College Called Up For England
May 30, 2019

A talented young rugby scholarship student at Bishop Burton Colleg has been called up to represent England.

Student Api Bavadra, 18, has been drafted into the England Sevens squad to compete in the HSBC World Sevens Series in Paris. The competition which he will be playing in will also be shown live on Sky Sports.

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Swinemoor Primary School Is A Really Positive Example Says MP

Swinemoor Primary School Is A Really Positive Example Says MP
May 24, 2019

Local MP Graham Stuart says that Swinemoor Primary School is a really positive example. His comments come following a visit to the school in Beverley.

While at the school the MP was also tested by pupils, narrowly passing a political test. Scoring just enough points he managed to pass the Swinemoor Graduate Award Programme.

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Educare Plans Open Day To Showcase Expansion

Educare Plans Open Day To Showcase Expansion
May 22, 2019

A children’s nursery will bring down the curtain on its milestone anniversary celebrations with an open day to highlight the progress they have made during the last 21 years.

Educare Nursery embarked on a year of celebrations in May 2018 to commemorate its 20th anniversary with a programme of special events.

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Beverley Grammar School Wins National Award for Performance

Beverley Grammar School Wins National Award for Performance
May 22, 2019

Beverley Grammar School has been recognised nationally for its excellent results in 2018 based on data from the Department for Education and Ofsted, analysed by SSAT, the Schools, Students and Teachers network.

Beverley Grammar School was found to be among the best performing secondary schools in the country, receiving an award for being in the top 20% of non-selective schools nationally for attainment.

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New Academy Launched To Train Future Farmers

New Academy Launched To Train Future Farmers At Bishop Burton College
May 21, 2019

One of the country’s largest family-owned farming business has teamed up with a leading agricultural college to launch a new academy which will train the industry’s future workforce.

JSR Farms will run its new academy in partnership with Bishop Burton College to give aspiring young farmers the opportunity to launch an exciting career in the sector.

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