Important Notice: Online registration for selection tests for 2021 entry is now open. Due to the Covid-19 situation, all four grammar schools in our consortium for the entrance exam for September 2021 entry have taken the decision to delay the entrance exam to Saturday October 17th 2020. See our admissions page under 'Parents & Carers' for details.

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Welcome to Skipton Girls...

Skipton Girls' High School is a highly successful school with extremely high aspirations for every student.

We believe that education has the power to transform lives and that’s why we strive to provide young women with an innovative, dynamic and academic learning environment which is not constrained by gender stereotypes or a fixed mind-set. Read more >>


Exams Information - August 2020

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NSAT Big Sing!

To end the term on a high note (literally!), we have teamed up with our partner schools to create our very own NSAT ‘virtual choir’: the ‘NSAT Big Sing.’

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Artivism Competition Winner

Well done to Elsa Birch who recently won the Leeds DEC Artivism competition.

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Virtual Sports Day 2020

The results are in - find out which house is the winner!

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Year 5 - Virtual Open Evening

Thinking of coming to SGHS? Join us for our Year 5 Virtual Open Evening.

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'Inspired By' Artwork

Our wonderful students and staff have been creating a wide variety of artwork during lockdown. Check out our 'Inspired By' showcase.

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Round the World Challenge!

The results are in, 40,105 km achieved!

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EdTech Demonstrator Programme Announcement

Skipton Girls has been selected to become a EdTech Demonstrator School.

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Skipton Girls' High School

Skipton Girls' High School is an 11-19 secondary school and sixth form, situated in the heart of the town of Skipton, and is one of the region's highest performing state schools. 

We support our students to achieve the best possible GCSE results, and guide them through A Levels and vocational opportunities that prepare them for university and the world of work

We are part of Northern Star Academies Trust, a close-knit family of schools in North and West Yorkshire, committed to providing a high quality educational experience for all our children and young people. 

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