• Open Evening - 20th September 2018 from 5.30 pm

    Open Evening 20th September 2018 from 5.30 pm.  You are cordially invited to attend our Open Evening on 20th September 2018 from 5.30 pm.  The Headteacher’s address is at 7pm prior to the close of the school. All are welcome – particularly Year 5 / 6 children and parents / carers.  Nidderdale High School is a “Good school”, “The quality of teaching is good”, “Pupils feel safe in the school and value the excellent relationships they have with teachers”, “Learning activities meet the needs of all learners”, Ofsted 2017. ... Read more >>
  • Nutritious School Meals

    School Catering … not just Nutritious School Meals Nidderdale recognises the important contribution that nutritious school meals make to students’ health and learning.  School meals are an essential part of lunchtimes.  We aim for all students to be able to eat in school with their friends and to enjoy their social time in a modern, pleasant environment.   ... Read more >>
  • Strong GCSE Performance 2017/18

    Nidderdale High School is celebrating another year of strong GCSE performance across a wide range of subjects.  Overall, 71% of students achieved at least a Grade 4 (broadly equivalent to a Grade C) in English and 69% achieved this level in Maths. The majority of these students achieved the more challenging 'Strong Pass' mark of Grade 5. Students continue to excel across a wide range of subjects, with eleven subjects achieving an overall Grade 4-9 pass rate of 80% or higher.   ... Read more >>
  • Year 6 - Congratulations on your place at Nidderdale High School

    We are  delighted your child has been offered a place at Nidderdale High School.  We look forward to meeting with you and your child to ensure a smooth transition from Primary to Secondary School.  A member of our teaching staff will visit your child at his/her Primary School over the coming weeks.  The visit provides the opportunity for your child to ask any questions and for the transition process to be explained. Letters of introduction with a pack of information will be sent out to Parents/carers after Easter. ... Read more >>
  • GCSE Results - August 2017

    Nidderdale High School is celebrating another year of strong GCSE performance in the face of new and more challenging GCSE examinations in English and Maths. Overall, 62% of students achieved at least a grade 4 (broadly equivalent to a Grade C) in both English and Maths, with a great many students achieving the new more challenging 'Strong Pass' mark of Grade 5.    Three Nidderdale students were celebrating the incredible of achievement of being amongst the first students nationally to be awarded the new top Grade 9 - Tim Jennings and Grace Morrison reached this top mark in English Literature, whilst Elisha Booth achieved a Grade 9 in Maths awarded to just the top 3% of students nationally.  ... Read more >>
  • This is a Good School

    Nidderdale High School is celebrating success with the publication of their most recent Ofsted inspection findings. The school was once again judged to be good and getting even better. Leadership, Teaching, Behaviour, Personal Development and Progress were all singled out for praise in the report published recently. Head of School, Kath Jordan said, "I am delighted that all areas of school have been judged good and that our continued commitment to excellence is recognised not just through our impressive GCSE outcomes for our students but also through Ofsted's recognition that teaching, behaviour and progress are all 'good and improving'. ... Read more >>
  • GCSE Results 2016

    Nidderdale High School is, once again, celebrating excellent GCSE results, continuing their track record of success with another set of ‘best ever’ results.   Overall, 70% of students achieved at least 5 A*-C grades including English and Maths.  This is a 5% increase on last year’s results.         ... Read more >>
  • NICE Day 26 June review

    As the end of the academic year draws to a close, we reflect on the learning opportunities students have been involved in through their popular and engaging NICE (Nidderdale Individual Curriculum and Enrichment) day programme. ... Read more >>
  • GCSE Factsheet from DfE

    DfE have produced a new factsheet for parents (dated June 2017) in relation to GCSEs and changes.... Read more >>
  • Parent Zone and CEOP

    Parent Info is a website service for schools.  On the website you'll find a collection of useful articles, tips, expert advice and resources designed to help parents keep up with what their children are doing on-line.  Parent Info is a collaboration of  Parent Zone, (which has been providing information and support to parents for a decade), and CEOP, the Child Exploitation and Online Protection command of the National Crime Agency.  The articles are available at  http://parentinfo.org/articles/all       ... Read more >>