School News

In the Footsteps of Jane Austen

05 March 2015

On Thursday 5 March, a group of Year 8 and 9 pupils travelled to the beautiful Georgian city of Bath to visit the Jane Austen Centre and explore the places that the famous author visited and wrote about in her novels. Read more…

In the Footsteps of Jane Austen

Skiing in Italy

26 February 2015

Over the half term holidays a group of twenty-five pupils from across the whole school enjoyed a thrilling week-long skiing trip to Passo del Tonale, one of northern Italy’s most stunning resorts. Read more…

Skiing in Italy

A Conference in Paris

12 February 2015

A group of sixth form students and staff travelled to Paris on Thursday 6 February for a weekend stay and to attend the annual ‘Your Future in Europe’ conference. Read more…

A Conference in Paris

Learning a Silent Language

10 February 2015

On Monday 9 February, Lady Royd pupils welcomed Aftab Hussain, from BSL Hands, to deliver an introductory workshop on the basics of sign language. Read more…

Learning a Silent Language

Bracelets for Blankets

02 February 2015

charity braceletsFunds donated by a group of Year 9 pupils helped an international charity purchase over 500 blankets to distribute to some of the poorest families in the rural villages of Gujarat in West India. Read more…

Bracelets for Blankets

Congratulations from a Sporting Hero

30 January 2015

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On Tuesday 20 January, Year 12 student Sarish Saghir was chosen to represent the Yorkshire region at a prestigious VIP event in Sunderland, attended by Prince Charles and boxing champion Amir Khan, in recognition for her commitment to volunteering through the National Community Service (NCS) programme. Read more…

Congratulations from a Sporting Hero

Equestrian Success for Zahra

28 January 2015

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Talented rider, Zahra Shah, is already showing great promise with an early success in her first round of equestrian competition. Read more…

Equestrian Success for Zahra

School Links with Malawi

26 January 2015

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On Friday 23 January, pupils from Years 1 to 6 took part in a ‘School Linking Day’ which included a range of cross-curricular activities to help them learn about the different cultures around the world, with a particular focus on those those living in Africa, and the importance of becoming responsible global citizens. Read more…

School Links with Malawi

Community Sports Leaders Award

10 January 2015

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A group of sixth form students have been awarded the Level 1 Community Sports Leadership qualification by the charity, Sports Leaders UK. Read more…

Community Sports Leaders Award

A Stunning Performer, Oh yes she is!

09 January 2015

Whilst most girls were taking it easy and relaxing with family and friends over the Christmas holidays, Year 9 pupil Alycia Booth was busy treading the boards in a traditional production of Jack and the Beanstalk at the Victoria Theatre in Halifax.

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A Stunning Performer, Oh yes she is!

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