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Harrogate Ladies’ College recognised as top Girls’ School in the North

Harrogate Ladies’ College has been recognised as the top girl’s school in the North of England by the Independent Schools of the Year Awards. After receiving news earlier in the year that they had been shortlisted for Girls’ School of the Year, Harrogate Ladies’ College have now made the final five as finalists in the prestigious awards, and are the only school in the North of England to have reached this stage.

The awards highlight the quality of student experience and celebrate the outstanding achievements across independent schools. The awards received a record number of nominations this year with hundreds of schools from across the country submitting entries in all twenty awards categories.

Sylvia Brett, Principal of Harrogate Ladies’ College commented,

“We are delighted to have reached the final of the Independent Schools of the Year Awards and named as one of the top five girls’ Schools in the UK. This an achievement that is testament to the collective hard work of our outstanding staff and pupils, and we are extremely proud of our entire school community”.