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Prep · 10/06/21

More Success For Young Yarm School Poet

Eight-year-old Yarm Preparatory School pupil, Alexandra Prideaux, has continued her poetry success winning the U11 2021 Terry Kelly Poetry Prize. The Terry Kelly Poetry Prize is an annual poetry prize...

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Prep · 09/03/21

Prep School Pupil Becomes Published Writer At Six

Six-year-old Yarm Preparatory School pupil, Lottie Lane, is celebrating her achievements after being named one of the winners in a Young Writers competition. Young Writers run various poetry and creative...

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Prep · 04/03/21

Prep School Pupil Is Highly Commended In Poetry Competition

Eight-year-old Prep School pupil, Alexandra Prideaux, has received an award for her participation in the prestigious Charles Causley Trust Young Person's Poetry Competition. The annual competition invites young people aged...

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Prep · 01/03/21

Ashgrove Site, Yarm School

  Dear Matt, I hope this letter finds you well. I am writing following the commencement of the School’s project to develop the Preparatory School on Grammar School Lane, the...

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Prep · 30/11/20

Work to Begin on New School Car Park

Work is expected to begin early in 2021 on a new car park here at Yarm School that will assist traffic flow on The Spital and provide a place for...

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Prep · 24/03/20

Prep School Wins an Eco-Schools Green Flag Award

Yarm Preparatory School has been awarded an Eco-Schools Green Flag Award for the first time, joining the Senior School who has received this accreditation four times consecutively. Eco-Schools is the...

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Prep · 16/03/20

Prep School Dance Raises £3,500 for Sport Relief

235 Yarm Preparatory School pupils joined Head Bill Sawyer in performing a mass dance to raise money for Sport Relief 2020. Sport Relief is an amazing charity that harnesses the...

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Prep · 05/02/20

Yarm Prep School Pupils Make National Schools Quiz Championship Final

Our Prep School Quiz Team challenged six schools from the North East in the regional heats of the National General Knowledge Championship, organised by Quiz Club. With over 400,000 Key...

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Prep · 29/11/19

National Recognition for Yarm’s Nursery Teaching Assistant

Yarm School’s nursery teaching assistant Jo Jones has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to the education and support of the young pupils. As part of National Teaching Assistants’ Day,...

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Prep · 23/10/19

Leading Author Visits Yarm to Speak to Local Primary Schools

Leading author and illustrator Lauren Child visited Yarm chat about her life, her books and her inspirations. We welcomed over 600 primary school children from across the area to come...

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Prep · 24/06/19

North East Poetry Competition Success for Six-Year-Old Pupil

Six-year-old Alexandra Prideaux, a pupil at Yarm School, has rhymed her way to the top of a North East poetry competition, securing publication in the Terry Kelly Poetry Prize Anthology....

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Prep · 13/06/19

Yarm School Hosts Teesside Chess Tournament

The Princess Alexandra Auditorium in Yarm has played host to the 4th Teesside Chess Megafinal tournament– part of the largest children’s chess tournament in the world. Around 150 children from...

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