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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Petition Launched Against Education Funding Cuts For Beverley Schools

Petition Launched Against Education Funding Cuts For Beverley Schools
March 26, 2017

East Riding Councillor, Denis Healy, has launched a petition after figures reveal the devastating impact that the Government’s £3bn cuts to education funding will have on East Riding schools, including Longcroft School and Beverley High School.

Schools in the East Riding are bracing themselves for budget reductions of £14.9m in real terms by 2019, meaning an 8% cut in pupil funding, equivalent to 400 teachers’ jobs.

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HU17.net Magazine Issue 328

HU17.net Magazine Issue 328
December 21, 2016

HU17.net Magazine Issue 328 is out and features a selection of content from the HU17.net Web Site. The magazine can be purchased by emailing sales@hu17.net

This weeks issue features pictures from Kerldmarsh School who held their Nativity Play, Longcroft School and Beverley High School who hosted their annual carol services and much more.

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Best-Selling Local Author David Mark Visits Longcroft School

Best-Selling Local Author David Mark Visits Longcroft School
December 19, 2016

Best-selling local author David Mark visited Longcroft School Library to talk to English sixth form students about how he became a successful writer.

Mark, whose latest book Cruel Mercy is due for release in February 2017, has written a string of crime novels based around the character of DS Aector McAvoy, and set in Hull.

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HU17.net Magazine Issue 326

HU17.net Magazine Issue 326
December 5, 2016

HU17.net Magazine Issue 326 is out and features a selection of content from the HU17.net Web Site. The magazine can be purchased from Molescroft News, Woodhall Way.

This weeks issue features pictures from the Beverley Musical Theatre and Longcroft School’s musical Chicago.

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