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.

At Ermysted's Grammar School we are committed to safeguarding and meeting the needs of all our students. The school follows the guidance and protocols outlined by the NYCC safeguarding board. Our Child Protection Policy is available here. If you have concerns over Safeguarding please contact Mrs H Simms (

Examination Results
Results for 2014 indicated:
- 5A*-C  in English and Maths at 98%
- 55.8% of results graded A-B at ‘AS’ level
- 69.2% of results graded A*-B at ‘A’ level
See exam results for full details of all exam results for 2014 and the DfE Performance Tables

This year’s ‘bumper edition’ serves to highlight the activities and accomplishments that the school has seen from 2012-2015 - Chronicles 2015

Read our April newsletter

Year 12 students
Copies of letters regarding UCAS, Apprenticeships and returning to Year 13

A2 Results Day
Copies of letters regarding Y13 results day for University applicants, UCAS advice and non-university applicants


Teaching and Learning - Videos from 13th July evening available here

Global Partnership with Zahira College, Sri Lanka
Please take a look at the latest reports to learn about the partnership and the joint curriculum projects - Global Partnership

Astronomy - latest News available on the Astronomy page

Revision Guides
Try the GCSE Geography and KS3 French guides

Comic Relief Cross Country 2015
A short film by Max Nicoll of the whole school cross country. This year's races were held to help raise money for Comic Relief

Sixth Form - download the Directory of AS & A2 Courses 2015-16
GCSE - download the Directory of GCSE Courses 2015-2016

Useful websites for when choosing a career

Effort Grades
The criteria for awarding effort grades

Click here for Frequently Asked Questions
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