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Iceland 2024

37 Year 10 students spent the first part of the Easter holiday on a spectacular trip to Iceland. During the trip we explored the magnificent lava tunnel Raufarhólshellir, one of

Upper Wharfedale is an outstanding school

Upper Wharfedale School was last inspected in June 2019, which confirmed that the school is "outstanding" in all areas. Below are some examples of the strong practice noted by the inspection team and you can read the full report on the Ofsted website.
"The headteacher, supported by governors, leaders and staff, has developed an exceptional learning culture within the school”
“Pupils’ outcomes are truly outstanding in the widest sense”
“Teachers use their excellent subject knowledge to plan learning that will challenge pupils, capture their interests and meet their differing learning needs”
“Pupils’ outcomes are truly outstanding in the widest sense”

Y10 Mocks

Upper Wharfedale School Wharfeside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Transition Day

Upper Wharfedale School Wharfeside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Transition day is where current Year 6 students who will be joining UWS as a Year 7 in September 2024 attend the transition day. There is a meeting for parents […]

Alternative Timetable Week

Upper Wharfedale School Wharfeside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Sports Day

Upper Wharfedale School Wharfeside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Reserve Sports Day

Upper Wharfedale School Wharfeside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Deep Learning Day

Upper Wharfedale School Wharfeside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Summer Holidays

Upper Wharfedale School Wharfeside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Of grades were 7-9 (2022)
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Grade 4+ in Maths & English in 2022
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Grade 5+ Maths and English in 2022
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Progress 8 (2022)
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