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  • October Half-Term Holiday
    Saturday 22 October 2016 to Sunday 30 October 2016 Inclusive
  • Academic Mentoring
    Monday 31 October 2016 to Friday 11 November 2016 Inclusive
  • Why University? Information Evening
    Upper School
    Tuesday 8 November 2016, 18:30 - Updated
  • Year 10 UTC Assembly
    Tuesday 15 November 2016, 08:45
  • Year 11 UTC Assembly
    Thursday 17 November 2016, 08:45

Recent Letters

Why University? Information Evening

18 October 2016

An information Evening for Years 9, 10 and 11 in partnership with the University of Hull, York St John University and the University of York.

Tuesday 8th November 2016

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.


  • A presentation on why students should consider university.
  • A presentation on funding and that this should not be a barrier to attend university.
  • A presentation on student life
  • Time to discuss the opportunities at University with graduate ambassadors and exhibitors from a range of universities.

Exhibitors to include:

  • University of Hull
  • York St John University
  • University of York
  • University of St Andrews
  • University of Liverpool
  • University of Lincoln
  • University of Northumbria
  • Coventry University

Letters have gone out to students. Limited spaces available so please return reply slips ASAP. 

Why University Event
18 October 2016 - Updated Recently

General Teaching Assistant - Turnaround

18 October 2016

32.5 hours per week, Term-time only

Salary NYCC Band 4, Points 9 – 13 (£14,975 - £16,191 per annum, pro rata).

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed member of staff to undertake the duties of a General Teaching Assistant at this popular secondary school.

The successful applicant will be expected to:

  • Assist in the support and inclusion of students with special learning / behavioural need
  • Develop an understanding of the specific learning/behavioural/emotional needs of the student(s) to be supported.
  • Establish a supportive relationship with the student(s) concerned, treating the individual with respect and consideration.
  • Support the student(s), as advised by the SENCo; to carry out specific duties as outlined on the IEP / Learning Passport.
  • Work flexibly and creatively to support the needs of the students.
  • Be based in the school’s Inclusion Centre

Interested applicants are encouraged to visit the school or phone the Inclusion Centre for an informal discussion on Extension 431.

Application forms and further details are available from the school’s website or by contacting Mrs Leeanne Corcoran at Graham School, Woodland’s Drive, Scarborough YO12 6QW.  Email: admin@grahamschool.co.uk.  Applications should be returned no later than midnight on Sunday 6 November 2016

Application Form PDF
18 October 2016 - Updated Recently
Application Form Word
18 October 2016 - Updated Recently
Turnaround GTA PS And JD
18 October 2016 - Updated Recently

Year 11 Steps to Success Evening Presentation

27 September 2016

Election of Parent Governors

26 September 2016

Two vacancies have arisen for parent governors on the governing body. The governing body is asking you to nominate someone with parental responsibility for a child at the school. If it receives more than two nominations, then a ballot will be held.

Headteachers Letter
26 September 2016
Nomination Paper
26 September 2016

The document 'Procedure for the Election of Parent Governors to the Governing Bodies of Community, Voluntary Controlled and Maintained Special Schools' is edited to the relevant sections. The full document is available here.

Bus Service Change - September 2016

24 August 2016

Lower School

777S / Irton – Graham School (Formerly 351S)

New Lower Fares from 7 September 2016

£2.00 Return, £1.00 Single

Times are unchanged




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View full Bus Timetable 2016/2017

Graham School does not set the services or fares. Timings are approximate. All services are either contracted by NYCC Integrated Passenger Transport or by the Bus Company as a Commercial Provider.

House Points

Aquila 6,466
Centaurus 4,512
Hercules 5,486
Orion 5,301
Pegasus 5,662


Last Updated July 12, 2016

What are people saying about Graham School?

"School leaders communicate and consult with pupils and parents regularly."

Ofsted, November 2015