Our School

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Our school

Harrogate High School is a thriving 11-16 state-maintained independent academy to the North East of Harrogate with approximately 600 students.

We are a friendly, inclusive school small enough to give every student our personal care and attention, but large enough to provide a good breadth and quality of education.  We place learning first for all our students, providing good quality teaching and a flexible curriculum within a culture of mutual respect and responsibility.  We strongly believe that this is the key to raising the achievement of all our young people.

We are proud of our

  • Sustained academic improvements and creative curriculum.
  • Superb new facilities enabling all students to enjoy excellent learning environments.
  • Flexible curriculum and innovative teaching.
  • Personalised approach to personal development and well-being.
  • Shaping our future programme including outstanding careers advice and guidance.
  • Excellent transition programmes at every key stage and beyond.
  • Collective responsibility towards our own and wider community.
  • Our School CARES Values - Courage; Aspiration; Respect; Equality and Self Control 

"You know you are going to have a good future by coming here."


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Leeds Trinity In Partnership Logo 2016(cropped)
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2022 Green Education Accreditation