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Ebor in the news

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Media enquiries: Contact Tim Moat, director of communications and development, on 07395 604168 or 01904 553404.

Kitty has news for you

A budding journalist from Staynor Hall Community Primary Academy has picked up an award for her reporting of the North Yorkshire School Games. Ten-year-old Kitty, a Year 6 pupil, won a goody bag from organisers of the event, which attracted over 400 young people to the University of York in the summer. Schools from across...
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East Riding school latest to join Ebor

Riston Church of England Primary is the latest East Riding school to convert to academy status and join York-based Ebor Academy Trust. Headteacher Sarah Hall said: “We are delighted to be part of this forward-thinking organisation. Education is changing and being part of Ebor gives us more opportunities for the future for our pupils, our...
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Successful GCSE students start new journey

Starting the next stage of their education are these former Ebor Academy Filey students, whose achievements in GCSE exams in the summer have been applauded by new Headteacher Terry Cartmail. “All of these students worked extremely hard and as a result were phenomenally successful in their GCSEs,” said Mr Cartmail. “Most either achieved or surpassed...
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Ebor comes of age with 21 schools

Tadcaster East Community Primary School is the latest North Yorkshire school to convert to academy status and join Ebor Academy Trust. And in the East Riding, Riston Church of England Primary School have also joined the trust, bringing the total to 21 schools across York, Selby, the East Riding and the Humber and on the...
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Sporting success for Brotherton and Byram

Brotherton and Byram Community Primary Academy have won a prestigious sports award. The school scooped the ‘Increased Participation in Competitive Sports’ category at the Yorkshire PE and Sports Awards. They were North Yorkshire Sport’s winner which then led to being selected to represent North Yorkshire at the Yorkshire PE and Sports Awards at a glittering...
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Osbaldwick becomes Ebor’s 19th school

Osbaldwick Primary is the latest school in the city to convert to academy status and join York-based Ebor Academy Trust. After waiting their turn for a year, Osbaldwick formally joined the Ebor family of schools on 1 July. Headteacher Lesley Barringer said: “We are delighted to be part of this forward-thinking organisation and together we...
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Brotherton and Byram celebrate Ofsted success

School inspectors have awarded a “Good” rating to Brotherton and Byram Community Primary Academy, praising a “wide and engaging curriculum” where pupils “behave well and display positive attitudes to learning.” Caroline Towler, head of school, said: “This is an excellent pat on the back for everyone in our school as we approach the end of...
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Haxby Road sets the standard

Haxby Road Primary Academy is celebrating after its Enhanced Resource Provision (ERP) for Communication and Interaction was accredited as a centre of excellence – one of only six in the country. The national accreditation scheme was set up after education, health and social care chiefs said there was a need to set clear standards and...
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Partnership to boost literacy

A new education partnership to put stories and literature at the heart of learning is being set up in York. Ebor Academy Trust, which operates 18 schools across the city, Selby, the East Riding and the Humber and on the Yorkshire Coast, is teaming up with Just Imagine, an international consultancy specialising in developing outstanding...
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