Ermysted's Grammar School

Welcome to Ermysted’s Grammar School’s website

The school serves the families in Skipton and the surrounding area, including the beautiful area of the Yorkshire Dales. We are a selective boys’ grammar school and although the maintenance of high levels of achievement is an important core purpose of the school, we also recognise we play an important role in developing the creative and cultural interests of our students. Further details can be found in our Prospectus.

Congratulations to the students receiving their GCSE, AS & A level results this year.

  • Advanced Level results 2014: 69.2% of results were assessed as A*-B  and 15% of grades were awarded A*
  • GCSE results 2014:  99% of boys achieved 5A*-C including English and Maths. 50.2% of entries were awarded A*-A

See exam results for full details of GCSE, AS and A level results for 2014

Graham Hamilton - Head Teacher
Welcome from
the Head Teacher

Information Evening for Prospective Sixth Formers

Thursday 23 October 2014 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Ermysted’s is a high-achieving, selective grammar for boys, with an outstanding sixth form.
It is a state school providing free education. 

73.3% of A-Levels taken at the school were graded A*-B
15.9% of A-levels were graded at A* (average over the last 3 years)

We offer a range of courses at AS and A-Level: from Classics to Computing.
A wide variety of extra-curricular activities is also provided.
Acceptance to high quality university courses from the sixth form is always extremely high.

Come and find out more about the school and its sixth form life from members of staff and the student body.

Frequently Asked Questions

News Read our latest newsletter - September 2014

School Holidays 2015-2016 are now available

Careers - Usful websites for when choosing a career

The new Directory of AS & A2 Courses 2015-16 is now available along with a copy of the assembly presentation to year 11

Read our new School Prospectus

Cross Country Fixtures

Art - Watch Michael Lawson's A Level Digital Art Project - the student wrote the program before producing the drawings...

Effort Grades - The criteria for awarding effort grades
OFSTED Outstanding