Projects and collaborations

academic

Teacher and Coach Development Day

The Teacher and Coach Development Day was hosted by Pocklington School on behalf of England Schools Rugby Union. Sports teachers and coaches from independent and state schools in Yorkshire were invite …

volunteering

Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Egg Hunt is an annual community event held at Pocklington School and run by the staff of Pocklington Prep School. Children aged 2-5 years and their families are invited to a fun morning, se …

academic

Developing school links in science

Pocklington School were one of a number of secondary school education providers invited to set up a science workshop at a Science Fair held at Warter School. …

ccf

Sharing of facilities and resources with Pocklington Detachment Army Cadets

Pocklington School operates a Combined Cadet Force (CCF) in partnership with the MInistry of Defence. The Pocklington School CCF buildings and equipment are shared with Pocklington Detachment Army Cad …

academic

Assistance with teaching of Spanish to Infant School pupils

Market Weigton Infant School hold a language themed week, focusing on a different country and aspect of its culture each year, which this year was Spain. They needed help with the delivery of the lang …

drama

York Mystery Plays

Staff from Pocklington School Drama department worked in partnership with other community groups to present a performance at the York Mystery Plays.   …

music

Home-start Charity Concert

Independent and state primary and senior schools came together to form a Junior and Senior combined choir, to perform at a Home-start concert. …

academic

Sharing resources in Computer Science

Through the Pathfinder Teaching Alliance, Heads of Departments in Computer Science from schools in the York area attend a termly networking meeting. Pocklington School is part of this group and r …

volunteering

Duke of Edinburgh Award partnership

The  Hull University D of E group is student-led and required a qualified first aider and Mountain Leader to supervise their practice and qualifying gold expeditions. Pocklington School D of E l …

academic

ADHD Training Day

Pocklington School held an Attention Deficit Hyperactvity Disorder (ADHD) training session and invited teaching staff from Woldgate School (Secondary),Pocklington Junior School and Pocklington CE Infa …

academic

Modern Foreign Language PGCE student training/lecture

The Head of Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) at Pocklington School delivers a lecture about using digital resources in teaching, to MFL PGCE students at Hull University. …

drama

Pocklington School Pre-Prep perform Nativity to local nurseries and Pre-Schools

Pocklington School Pre-Prep invited five local nursery and Pre-School providers to a performance of the Pre-School Nativity.  The providers were: Wolds Pre-School, Pocklington St John …

academic

Sharing resources in Computer Science and ICT

Pocklington School, Fulford School and Manor School established a link to assist each other to optimise delivery of the Computer Science and ICT curriculum.   …

academic

Medical School Application Day

The Head of Biology from Pocklington School runs a Medical School Application Day for Sixth Form students interested in applying for Medical School or other allied healthcare professions. …

academic

Support and Resources - Pocklington School Design Technology Department

The Design Technology Department at Pocklington School have provided assistance and support to Year 11 students at Newland School for Girls, to enable the pupils to complete their GCSE DT project …

sporting

Primary School Football Tournaments for U9s and U11s

Seven local Primary Schools, as listed below, use the sports facilities at Pocklington School to hold football tournaments. Holme-Upn-Spalding Moor Primary School  Barmby Moor C of E Prima …

academic

Problem-based Learning Taster Day

Sixth Form students intending to apply for medicine from Pocklington School and Fulford School, attend a Problem-based Learning (PBL) Taster Day at Hull York Medical School This scheme …

academic

Primary Team Maths Challenge

Twelve local Primary Schools were invited to take part in the Primary Team Maths Challenge, which was hosted, organised and run by Pocklington School. The addtional schools taking part were: …

academic

Pocklington School Poetry Masterclass

Year 5 pupils from local state primary schools were invited to attend a Poetry Masterclass, led by a Pocklington School English Teacher and held at Pocklington School.  The day provided …

academic

Local Education Authority EYFS Update Meeting

This is a termly meeting, organised by the Local Education Authority. On this occasion, Pocklington Prep School were the hosts to staff from more than 10 other participating cluster schools. …

music

Platform Music and Comedy Festival

Pocklington Arts Centre used Pocklington School's Sports Hall as a venue for the Platform Music and Comedy Festival. The festival is a four day festival of music and entertainment which is promo …

volunteering

Residential Activity Group at Pocklington School

Year 6 pupils from Huntington Primary Academy attend a residential activity camp at Pocklington School.   …

sporting

Residential Courses and Holidays at Pocklington School

Various clubs, groups and societies use facilities at Pocklington School to run residential courses and holidays.  Groups which have benefited from this venture are Sheffield City Youth Orchestr …

academic

A Level PE Moderation at Pocklington School

Pocklington School hosts a practical PE assessment day for A Level candidates from Pocklington School and cluster schools: Woldgate School Wolfreton school Beverley Grammar The Vale Academy Snait …

volunteering

Mentorship for Pocklington University of the Third Age Latin Group Leaders

The Head of Classics from Pocklington School provides help and support to the organisers of the Pocklington U3A Latin Group.  Primarily this is in the form of assistance with syllabus content, loan of …

volunteering

Pocklington School Conservation Project

Pupils from Pocklington School Sixth Form volunteer once a week,  to tend to war graves in Pocklington Cemetery, keeping them tidy and well maintained.  The students mow grass and maintain …

volunteering

Pocklington School Community Action Programme

Pupils from Year 12 at Pocklington School support a variety of community projects in the local community, by volunteering one afternoon a week. They may visit local Infant and Junior Schools to assis …

sporting

Camp Hippo Trampoline Club

Camp Hippo is a trampoline club which aims to provide a healthy, interesting, physical and organised club for children aged 5-18 years, to enjoy and have fun whilst enhancing their developme …

drama

Pocklington Community Junior School play

Pocklington Community Junior School and Warter CE Primary School use the Tom Stoppard Theatre facility along with technical support from our theatre manager and crew at Pocklington School.   …

volunteering

Pocklington School Baby and Toddler Group

The Pocklington School Toddler Group is based within the Pre-Prep department at Pocklington School and provides an opportunity for parents and children to get to know people in the local area, to make …


School details

Pocklington School
West Green
Pocklington
York
YO42 2NJ
England

T: +44 (0)1759 321200
E: enquiry@pocklingtonschool.com
W: www.pocklingtonschool.com

Head's name
Mr Toby Seth MA (Cantab)
Religious affiliation
Church of England
Day/Boarding type
Day, Weekly, Full boarding
Gender profile
Coeducational
Size
756 pupils
Boarding
37
Day
314
Sixth form
79

Girls

46 %
Boarding
54
Day
351
Sixth form
80

Boys

54 %