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Thirsk School

& Sixth Form College

    What Our Students Say

    Thirsk School from those who experience it day in, day out

    • Matthew Y9

      "One great thing about Thirsk School is all the sports they provide. At Thirsk School there are really good sports like rugby, football, badminton, basketball, dodgeball, tennis and many more. Thirsk School's teachers are all good teachers they will take you up the road of success and will support you all the way. "

    • Katie Y9

      "Thirsk School has great art rooms and great technology rooms to offer. They provide a variety of art materials to help your creative juices flow and try to inspire and encourage as much as possible." 
    • Madison Y12

      "It’s great to be a part of the sixth form : the lessons are engaging and challenging and the teachers do their level best to help us improve. There’s a great community atmosphere in the sixth form and everyone’s opinion is heard and considered, whether it’s in a friendship group, lesson, or in the sixth form as a whole."

    • Emily Y7

      "The lessons at Thirsk School and Sixth Form College are great fun. I especially enjoy PE because the teacher is very kind to us. Moving up from primary to secondary school seemed very scary but everybody, including the upper school stuents, really welcomed me."

    • Daniel Y7

      "I really enjoy coming up to Thirsk School, everyone makes you feel really welcome and they focus on each subject equally in their own creative way. The best thing for me is the wide range of clubs - I am really privileged to come here." 

    Latest News

    • Meal Or No Meal...

      The Year 12s enjoyed a pizza-themed team building day on Wednesday 21st September.

    • Saxophone Masterclass

      Four of our star saxophonists were lucky enough to have a masterclass with a professional musician.

    • PE Extra-Curricular Timetable

      The PE Extra-Curricular Timetable is available to download now.

    • Learn a musical instrument

      Did you know that the North Yorkshire County Music Service offers instrumental lessons in school?

    • Thirsk students celebrate their excellent GCSE results

      Thirsk School and Sixth Form College’s GCSE results came out today, and students should be extremely proud of what they achieved. In yet another outstanding year for the Maths department, 82% of students got at least a C grade, with 67% of students gaining at least a C grade in both English and Maths. Many students achieved significantly above their target grades in a wide variety of subjects.

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