Giggleswick School was founded in 1512, it received its Royal Charter from King Edward VI in 1553. In the present day, Giggleswick is a modern school, set across 200 acres of stunning Yorkshire countryside. In 2012, Gigleswick School celebrated its Quincentenary – 500 years. The School believes that education takes time. Children should be able to savour everything education provides, from the physics lab to the art room and sports fields. Giggleswick pride themselves on giving children the time they need to think, explore, grow and achieve.