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Long Sutton head teacher: duvet days help us to keep our staff

A South Holland head teacher found himself in a media storm over a policy designed to keep “fantastic teachers in front of our fantastic children”.

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Emneth school completes academy move, despite trust sponsor withdrawal

Emneth school completes academy move, despite trust sponsor withdrawal

A village school has completed its transition to academy status, days after the sponsor of the trust it has joined announced it was pulling out of the group.

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Chiara Calaby and Taz Green of COWA hair and beauty dept work on Kashia Bhodal and Phoebe Gardener.

Fun day at Peele was focused on future careers

Students at Long Sutton’s Peele Community College took part in a Super Learning Day based on future careers.

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The New College of West Anglia technology building at the King's Lynn Campus.

College of West Anglia quits West Norfolk schools trust

The College of West Anglia has announced it is to pull out of sponsoring the schools trust it set up.

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Mini professors day at Emneth Nursery School, children learning about science with demonstrations on the day at Emneth Nursery School and Children's Centre Emneth Wisbech.
Cathryn and Mark Remmington (Mini Professors), leading the activity with pupils from Orchard Class

Pupils become Mini Professors at Emneth nursery

Youngsters at a West Norfolk village nursery became mini professors for a day, thanks to the support of parents.

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Neale Wade students swim the length of the English Channel at the George Campbell Leisure Centre in March, in a fundraiser for Macmillan organised by Year Seven student Rosetta Schaunburg-Kent (front centre).

March students put in the miles for Macmillan

More than 200 students from March’s Neale Wade Academy proved they had what it takes when they went the distance for charity.

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Elizabeth Truss MP visits Emneth Nusery School. Pictured Centre Elizabeth Truss  and left Holly Bowman (Head Teacher) with chilcren and staff.

Head speaks out over future funding fears for Emneth Nursery School

The head of a West Norfolk nursery has warned that its long-term futuremay be in doubt because of uncertainties over its funding.

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Children at Murrow Primary School write stories about their alien experience.

‘Aliens’ land at Murrow Primary Academy

Excited pupils turned into alien investigators when a ‘spaceship’ landed in a school changing room.

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LOTTERY FUNDING: Pupils at Long Sutton Primary School, which has won nearly �10,000 of Big Lottery Fund cash, with multiple marathon runner Ben Smith.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG211116-118TW.

Lottery cash gives Long Sutton school a hand

Summer play times will be more exciting at Long Sutton Primary School thanks to nearly £10,000 of lottery cash.

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Headteacher Elizabeth Dormor outside the front of Marshland High School.

Parents upset as children miss out on place at popular Marshland High School

Devastated parents were left in tears when they discovered their child had missed out on getting a place at a top Fenland high school.

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Theft man faces one-month wait to learn fate

A man who admitted stealing from a South Holland pre-school will find out next month what sentence he will serve after appearing in court today (Friday).

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College of West Anglia principal David Pomfret is stepping down as chief executive of the CWA Academy Trust

New boss to take over CWA Academy Trust

College of West Anglia principal, David Pomfret, is stepping down as chief executive of the CWA Academy Trust, which sponsors six schools across West Norfolk.

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General Election of the North East Cambs seat 
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MP hails education funding boost for Fenland

Fenland is set to share a £72 million funding pot to help boost education opportunities under government plans announced today.

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Meadowgate school police cadets

Volunteer police cadets from Wisbech enjoy passing out parade

Ten sixth formers from Meadowgate Special School in Wisbech became the second cohort of students from the school to celebrate their passing out parade and be sworn into the Cambridgeshire Volunteer Police Cadets.

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Students at the Neale Wade Academy are rewarded for their hard work.

Hardworking March students get festive reward

Students at a March school have been congratulated for their hard work and commitment throughout the last academic year.

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Lion King production at Glebelands

Lion King a ‘roaring’ success at Glebelands Primary School

Months of rehearsals paid off when pupils and staff at a Fenland school put on a roaring Christmas show.

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CAN-DO ATTITUDE: House captains at Long Sutton Primary School present the results of their Reverse Advent Calendar to Darren Fawcett and Irene Davies of Agapecare Foodbank.   Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG211216-107TW.  
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Army of tin soldiers ride to the rescue of families

Long Sutton Primary School has used the traditional Advent calendar to heart-warming effect and collected two trolley-loads of food for families in need.

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Isla Wilson has been left without a school education

Four-year-old girl left without school education after becoming the victim of red tape

A mother has questioned the morals of the local education authority and called for common sense to prevail after leaving her daughter without a school education.

Education
Headteacher appeals for help to trace Outwell school vandals

Headteacher appeals for help to trace Outwell school vandals

A primary school headteacher has condemned vandals who broke into his school and daubed offensive language and images on the playground.

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Pupils re-enact the nativity scene at Sutton St James Primary School.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG151216-100TW.
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Nativity is a stage for pupils cast for action

Children at Sutton St James Primary School will have a more international view of Christmas from now on after a nativity play of truly global proportions.

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