Free to attend (registration for tickets required)
This regional event offers the opportunity to meet both state and independent schools from across the region.
If you need to have made your child's secondary school choice by the 31st October, or are simply starting to plan what are the best choices for your children in the next year or so, why not come and talk to over 25 local schools, who will all be in one place, on one day, ready to talk to families face to face - state, grammar, independent, day, boarding and specialist will all be here.
Some of the schools joining us include:
Barnard Castle School
Cundall Manor School
Harrogate Grammar School
Harrogate Ladies’ College and Highfield Prep School
Lancaster Royal Grammar School
Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate
Queen Margaret’s School, York
Queen Mary's School
Ripon Grammar School
St Peter’s School, York
The Grammar School at Leeds
Wakefield Grammar School Foundation
There are free seminars addressed by some of the schools to help answer all the confusing issues, including:
• Boarding or day school?
• Move your child at 11, 13 or 16 years old?
• IB, A Levels or Pre-U?
• Tests and exam requirements all explained
• Co ed or single sex?
Join us for just a few hours and you will have all the answers you need.
We are also delighted to announce that Matthew Wilcock, winner of the BBC “The Great Pottery Throwdown 2015”(https://www.ceramicreview.com/matthewwilcock/), will be at the event from 12-4pm, doing pottery demonstrations.
Although there will be snacks available at the Pavilions of Harrogate, Fodders has kindly offered to give all visitors a 10% discount should you want to go and eat once you have been to the Future Schools Fair.
You can still enter our Facebook competition and win a Hamper full of lovely treats, including:
A bottle of champagne to celebrate the end of the school holiday
Two massage vouchers for the Academy to help you unwind A
fternoon tea for two at Bettys so you can catch up on gossip with a friend
Six bottles of Theakston’s Old Peculier to keep Dad happy
A voucher for the newly-opened Everyman cinema so you can enjoy a date night without the kids
A year’s subscription of Country Life magazine
All you have to do, is to go to our Facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/FutureSchoolsFair/, and Like and Share to as many of your friends as possible.
Matthew Wilcock will be presenting the Hamper on Saturday 1st October at 1pm at The Pavilions of Harrogate.
These exclusive events are FREE but you must register to attend.