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School reunion fundraising bid

Hipperholme Grammar School is staging a special event tomorrow (Friday 15 June) to raise funds for a huge restoration project.

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VIDEO: Striking up the band at Foxhill Primary School

Watching Foxhill Primary School's brass band rehearsing, the pupils' love of music is obvious.
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WATCH: Brave staff and students from Calderdale College take on abseil for Meningitis Now

Over 60 staff and students conquered their fears to abseil 100ft down the side of the Calderdale College Percival Whitley Building, raising money for Meningitis Now through the Lewis Hilton Forever Fund.

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Hipperholme Private Day Nursery

Split vote sees plan to increase children numbers at nursery rejected

Proposals to increase the number of children able to use a Calderdale nursery were rejected on the chairman’s casting vote.

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Ferney Lee Primary School, Todmorden.

Last ditch attempt to save Calderdale school building

A petition has been started urging Calderdale Council to save a Todmorden school building from demolition and look to sell it to developers instead

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IN PICTURES: An evening of glitz and glamour for Hipperholme Grammar students

There was a night full of glitz and glamour in store for pupils from Hipperholme Grammar School at their recent Leavers Ball.

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Hipperholme Private Day nursery

Nursery noise issues could see expansion plan rejected

A nursery’s bid to increase the number of places it offers faces being knocked back because measures limiting the amount of noise the extra children might add could not be enforced.

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Intergenerational success at Smarties Nursery and Orchard Care Home

Intergenerational success at Smarties Nursery and Orchard Care Home

Pre Schoolers at Smarties Nursery, based at Rastrick High School, have embarked on a project to visit care home residents at Rastrick Hall and Grange on a weekly basis, to enjoy activities which are for the young and the young at heart.

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How the new Halifax college could look

First look at how Northgate House could be transformed into new Halifax college

This is the first glimpse of how Northgate House and the former central library could be transformed into a new Halifax college.

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Calder High pupils paid a visit to Selwyn College, Cambridge

High flying pupils take at trip to Cambridge University

Ten talented Calder High School Sixth Form pupils have been selected for a new academic scheme, the ‘Thomson Reuters Route’, that has enabled them to travel to Selwyn College, Cambridge, to get a taste of university life first-hand.
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IN PICTURES: Ravenscliffe pupils launch fundraising campaign with spectacular show

More than 120 young people with special needs performed on stage at the Victoria Theatre as they launched Ravenscliffe School’s ‘Sound as a Pound’ fundraising appeal.

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Pupils from Barkisland School on their Victorian Day

Pupils enjoy magical history tour at school

Pupils have turned back the clock to celebrate Barkisland School’s 150th birthday.

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Tony Mulgrew on his visit to Japan.

School chef gets a taste of the Orient

It was a case of east meets west when Ravenscliffe High School’s award winning chef Tony Mulgrew was invited to visit a school in Japan.

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Calderdale College's new Digi Hub

Calderdale College set to launch £1.5m Digi Hub in September 2018

Calderdale College is undertaking a seven-figure project to create a new state-of-the-art Digital and Creative Industries Centre (Digi Hub) in time for September 2018, helping to prepare students for employment in the exciting and fast-developing world of digital and creative industries.

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The school, in Brighouse, received a judgement of outstanding in all eight areas.

Outstanding result for staff and students at latest Ofsted inspection

Staff and students have plenty to celebrate at the William Henry Smith School as it has been rated “Outstanding” in all areas following its recent inspection by Ofsted.

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Gallery: Students wow audiences during latest production

Todmorden High School’s production of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was a big hit as parents and families turned out in force.

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Simon on his recent trip to Ghana

Brighouse company teaches children importance of learning first aid

A Brighouse company is going from strength to strength in its efforts to teach children all about first aid.

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Hebden Bridge School is becoming a four-day, flexi-time school from September

Calderdale school will open for four days a week from September

Hebden Bridge School is becoming a four-day, flexi-time school from September.

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A Spring lamb visited children at Heptonstall School

Baa-rilliant visit from special guest at Heptonstall School

Heptonstall School are holding a Name the Spring Lamb competition in aid of the Leeds Children’s Transplant Team.

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Staff and parents at The Ark Nursery in Mytholmroyd were very pleased to keep the nurserys outstanding rating for a third time

Calderdale nursery keeps its outstanding rating from Ofsted for third time

The Ark Private Day Nursery in Mytholmroyd has plenty to celebrate after once again being judged ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted following a visit by inspectors.
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