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At Ilkley Grammar School communication counts; this includes communication for parents, staff, students, governors and the community.

Tuesday 5 December 2023

Future Fest 2023

In December Ilkley Grammar School held its first ever careers fair.

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Friday 1 December 2023

IGS Music Showcase

IGS MUSIC SHOWCASE Thursday 23rd November 19:00 King's Hall, Ilkley

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Thursday 23 November 2023

Eco-iLeaders: Dreaming of a Green Christmas!

Read our tips on how to help the planet during the festive season!

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Monday 20 November 2023

Creative Arts: Ingleborough Residential

During two days students worked together learning songs & dances and rehearsing music.

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Thursday 26 October 2023

Alumni Visit to Art Students

The Art department welcomed back ex IGS photography student Miles Charlesworth.

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Saturday 14 October 2023

Post-16: Product Design Site Visit

Year 12 pupils were introduced to the One Sheet Challenge project.

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Thursday 21 September 2023

Y7: Nell Bank Trip

Our annual trip to help new students get to know their peers and teachers.

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Thursday 7 September 2023

Year 6 to 7 Open Day

We are always excited and proud to showcase our school and really look forward to meeting you.

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Sunday 27 August 2023

GCSE Results Day

Ilkley Grammar School takes great pride in celebrating the excellent results achieved by its students following today’s publication of GCSE, BTEC and other vocational and technical qualifications.

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Thursday 17 August 2023

A-Levels - The results are in!

Ilkley Grammar School students celebrate excellent results following today’s publication of A-level, AS and other Level 3 qualifications.

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Wednesday 19 July 2023

Personal Best: Term 3 Awards

The last week of term before the summer break brought lots to celebrate with students in our traditional end of term Celebration Assemblies.

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Friday 14 July 2023

Headteacher's Award

Congratulations to our students for their awards from Mrs Purnell.

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Monday 10 July 2023

Creative Arts: 2023 Festival

A wonderful celebration of students' creative work and achievements across a range of creative departments.

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Wednesday 5 July 2023

Careers: Work Experience

IGS students gain access to a wealth of opportunities thanks with over 300 organisations.

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Monday 3 July 2023

PTA: July Update

Read about the latest fundraising and future plans.

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Tuesday 27 June 2023

Maths: Sparx Success!

An incredibly positive impact has been made with the introduction of a new online platform

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Tuesday 27 June 2023

PE: Lexus Ilkley Trophy Ball Crew

We are again delighted to support this prestigious event with 86 IGS students.

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Thursday 22 June 2023

PE: School Sports Gold Award 2023

Following another very successful sporting year we have achieved the School Games Gold award.

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Friday 16 June 2023

Y10: Mock Interviews

Our annual careers event involving local employers and businesspeople.

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Wednesday 7 June 2023

Careers: College Transition Visits

IGS students have participated in successful ‘Transition Visits’ to Post-18 & Post-16 education providers,

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Tuesday 6 June 2023

Y10: Music Theatre Workshop

A two-hour workshop run by Nikki Schofield from TBL College, Leeds.

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Monday 22 May 2023

IGS Students in Community Theatre Production

Well done to our students involved in the Ilkley Playhouse production of (Circle Dreams Around) The Terrible, Terrible Past

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Wednesday 17 May 2023


Brighten up your Summer at The Ilkley Colour Rush!

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Monday 15 May 2023

Y9 Bronze D of E Practice Expedition

Our Year 9 Duke of Edinburgh participants completed their practice expedition on the 12th and 13th of May.

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Wednesday 3 May 2023

PTA Update - April '23

Our latest fundraising news!

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Friday 28 April 2023

Eco iLeaders: No Mow May 2023

This month we're joining in the national initiative ‘No Mow May’ for the third year running!

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Friday 31 March 2023

Personal Best Awards - Term 2

The last day of term before Easter brought lots to celebrate with students in our traditional end of term Celebration Assemblies.

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Wednesday 29 March 2023

Y12 Ilkley Moor Art with Martin Creed

Martin Creed invited a group of students to spend the day on Ilkley Moor to observe the making of his autobiographical film.

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Monday 27 March 2023

Fundraiser: League Trophy Visit

Students were given the chance to see the real Barclays Premier League Trophy & Women's Super League Trophy.

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Wednesday 15 March 2023

PE: Manchester City Trip

IGS students in Years 7-9 enjoyed a seven goal thriller at the Manchester City Vs Red Bull Leipzig Champions League match.

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Wednesday 15 March 2023

Creative Arts: Spring Music Concert

An evening celebrating our students phenomenal work as part of their performance coursework.

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Wednesday 8 March 2023

Rotary Technology Competition

Design Technology pupils were challenged to solve the problem of moving a block across a mock ski-lift.

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Tuesday 21 February 2023

Henry V Drama Workshop & Performance

Y10 & 12 students participated in a 2hr workshop with Iskandar Sharazuddin & Headlong Theatre Company

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Monday 20 February 2023

KS3 Pila Ski Trip

Seventy-nine Y9 students had a fantastic time on the slopes in Italy.

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Friday 10 February 2023

The Sound of Music Production

With its enchanting storyline, irresistible score and catchy songs, the hills and Ilkley Moor were truly alive with The Sound of Music.

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Tuesday 31 January 2023

Y12 Product Design Trip

To help Post-16 students with ideas and manufacturing ideas they took a trip to IKEA.

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Tuesday 10 January 2023

Class of 2022 Presentation Evening

Ilkley Grammar School celebrates the exceptional Class of 2022 with Presentation Evening at the King’s Hall.

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Tuesday 3 January 2023

Y12 Mock Interviews

The latest news from our Careers department.

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Tuesday 3 January 2023

Fundraiser: Ukraine Appeal Tote Bags

9LIR sold Ukrainian themed tote bags to raise vital funds for Ilkley & Surrounds Supporting Ukrainian Evacuees

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