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Sunday 3 October | World Quaker Day

Sunday 3 October | World Quaker Day

Sunday 3 October was World Quaker Day and this week we celebrate Quaker Outreach Week. Ackworth was founded as a Quaker school in 1779, to educate Quaker children ‘not in affluence’. Much has changed since then but we still state in our aims that Quaker values...
Mindfulness at Ackworth

Mindfulness at Ackworth

This year a number of Ackworth School students have taken the opportunity to study the .b Mindfulness course (Sixth Formers during their Games lesson and 1st to 3rd Years during their after-school club). ‘.b’ stands for ‘stop’ and ‘be’. This may sound simple but it is...