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Inseparable pair get down to business
Two friends who met at Alder Grange School in year 7 have earned the grades they need to head off to university – and they’re going together. Now...
Multiple sclerosis proves no barrier to success
A student diagnosed with multiple sclerosis during her second year of college graduated today with a host of BTEC and A-level qualifications. Emily Whiley (pictured), a student at...
Academy celebrates first-ever Oxbridge student
An A-level student has become the first in Accrington Academy’s history to win a place at Oxbridge. Natalie Whitham (pictured above, left) earned four A* grades in law,...
Student turns down grammar school place for secondary modern sixth-form
A student that turned down a sixth-form place at a grammar school in favour of staying at his local secondary modern earned an A* and two A grades...
Meet the A (level) team
St Martin’s School in Brentwood, Essex, is celebrating its best ever results, with more than a quarter of the grades awarded coming in either at A* or A....
A-level results 2017: Stories from secondary moderns
A-level results day is here! As usual, we will be celebrating everyone’s successes, but with a particular interest in secondary modern pupils. There are close to 300 schools...
Children’s Global Media Summit calls for original research on using media in education
The Children’s Global Media Summit is looking for original education research to help shape how digital and broadcast media can be developed for children in the future. Established...
Trio win £10,000 for invention that communicates emotions of users with autism
Pupils from a special school in Hampshire have won £10,000 for their ICT department after creating a prototype badge that helps people on the autistic spectrum to communicate....
Movers & Shakers: Who's new this week?
Your weeky guide to who’s new and who’s leaving Joe Thackway, Headmaster, Crescent School, Rugby Start date: September 2017 Current job: Deputy head, Hallfield Prep School, Birmingham Interesting...
Year 7 crowned fastest prep school pupil in the UK
A Wellingborough School pupil has set a new 200m record at the national preparatory schools athletics finals. Etienne Maughan (centre), a year 7 pupil at the Northamptonshire school,...
STEM challenge gets schoolchildren building their own cities
A group of 175 schoolchildren created their own cities at a STEM event at Roehampton University in south London. The pupils, aged 8 to 14, came from seven...

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