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Saturday, June 16, 2018
Mark Bedford

An independent school in Norfolk is to open an international nursery campus in China.

Did you attend Thetford Grammar School nearly 60 years ago?

Thomas Paine

A Norfolk academy which was deemed inadequate last year has been told it is continuing to take “effective action” towards the removal of special measures.

For thousands of students around Norfolk and Suffolk, exams have now arrived.

Half-a-million pounds of government money could be put towards tackling exclusion in Norfolk’s schools, after a bid was submitted by council officers.

Labour

The future of a popular pre-school which was under threat of closure has been temporarily secured.

Collected lots of Sports for Schools tokens and wondering what to do next? Here’s everything you need to know.

Exam season is about to start for thousands of teenagers across Norfolk. As major changes are being introduced to the GCSE grading system, reporter SOPHIE WYLLIE looks at what this means for pupils and parents.

United Kingdom

Norfolk’s largest group of schools is “getting its act together” - but does still not have high enough standards, inspectors have said.

Engineering, self-confidence and the rise of technology and creative industries were explored by three teenagers at a major public talk.

Thetford Academy

Two primary schools in Norfolk are recruiting new headteachers.

Young reading enthusiasts are needed to help children choose what books to read at Norfolk’s libraries this summer.

Norfolk County Council

The dedication of a team of parents has helped transform a cramped school library into a new learning environment.

Tesco

A Norfolk trust which educates vulnerable children has been told it must improve its “weak financial position” or risk having its funding withdrawn.

A council is on the hunt for a sponsor to run a new £5m primary free school in a Suffolk village.

Suffolk County Council

A headteacher has spoken of the importance of reporting inappropriate behaviour after a teacher was banned from the profession for life for sending sexually-motivated messages to former pupils.

Students at a mid-Norfolk sixth form welcomed other schools from around the county at a special conference to help further their understanding of psychology.

Norwich

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