Land deal brings new £5m school for Nottinghamshire closer

Councillor Philip Owen, Chairman of the Children & Young People’s Committee at Nottinghamshire County Council, welcomes progress on providing a new £5m primary and...

The West Bridgford School the best performing in the East Midlands

The West Bridgford School is the best performing non-selective, non-funded The 2017 provisional school performance tables have now been published and once again the West...

The West Bridgford School: Principal, Rob McDonough reacts to excellent performance table results

Rob McDonough, Principal at The West Bridgford School, talks about the recently published interim school performance tables.    Rob told us: “The interim school performance tables were published...

Council: Improvements needed on A level results across Notts – but The West Bridgford...

Nottinghamshire schools need to improve GCSE A Level results, says the County Council, after results published today show a drop in most areas on...

Powerful lessons for Nottingham Emmanuel pupils with E.ON’s wind turbine challenge

Secondary school pupils in Nottingham have taken part in a new renewable energy workshop which challenges them to design and build a fully functioning...

Connecticut trainee teachers make History at Nottingham Girls’ High School

The University of Nottingham has been running a Trainee Teacher Exchange Programme with the University of Connecticut in the USA for the past few...

Council seeks your views on school admissions policy

Nottinghamshire County Council is seeking views about the proposed admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools in Nottinghamshire for which it has responsibility. The...
Prince Edward unveils a plaque to commemorate Trent College’s 150th anniversary

Prince Edward inspires pupils at Trent College

His Royal Highness, The Earl of Wessex, unveiled a plaque to commemorate the start of Trent College’s 150th anniversary celebrations as he visited the...

Work begins on £3.9m Rushcliffe School extension

Work has started on a brand new £3.9m Performing Arts and Languages Building at Rushcliffe School. Nottinghamshire construction company, Robert Woodhead Ltd, has been taken...
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Parents and teachers respond to Notts school holiday changes consultation

Over the last few weeks hundreds of parents, schools, teachers, governors and other interested parties have given their views on proposed school term and...

Nottinghamshire schools can now decide on their own school meal menus

It's food, glorious food for Nottinghamshire schools who have been able to shape their own school menus for the first time this year. For example,...

Hollygirt pupil wins third place in national Meat Free Monday competition

Pupils from Years One to Six at Hollygirt School entered Paul McCartney’s Meat Free Monday competition to create a poster which will be used...

The world comes to Nottingham

The University of Nottingham is celebrating a week of global partnerships honouring high profile guests from around the world.   An unprecedented number of international delegations...
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Nottingham High School Open Morning

Following on from record GCSE and A Level results this summer, Nottingham High School has cemented its position as the 35th Independent School nationally....
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Don’t miss out on your child’s secondary school place

Parents of pupils who are due to start secondary school in Nottinghamshire in September 2018 are reminded that now is the time to start...

Council vows to get tough on school truancy

Parents are once again being reminded that they face prosecution if their child does not attend school every day. As pupils return after the summer...
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NSPCC volunteers ready for start of term after reaching record number of pupils in...

The NSPCC taught a record total of more than 12,000 Nottingham pupils in a single year how to keep themselves safe, new figures reveal...

Have your say on proposed changes to school holiday dates across Nottinghamshire

Schools, parents and other interested parties can now give their views on proposed school term and holidays dates for the academic years 2019/20, 2020/21,...

The Nottingham Emmanuel School celebrates significant rise in the number of students achieving top...

There was an atmosphere of great excitement at The Nottingham Emmanuel School in anticipation of today’s GCSE results. Analysis of the results show that there...

Trent College head congratulates students after strong GCSE performance

Trent College Head, Mr Bill Penty, has congratulated the school’s students for maintaining the percentage of GCSE grades at A*-A and passes at A*-C...

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GCSE Results Day at Nottingham Girls’ High School

Nottingham Girls’ High School is today celebrating fantastic GCSE results and more girls than ever opting to stay on in its Sixth Form. Taking into...

Nottingham High School students achieve record GCSE results

Nottingham High School students are celebrating again this week after achieving a record set of GCSE results. With a 100% pass rate, this year’s cohort...

Pictures: 1 in 3 Pupils Get 9 or More A*/A Grades at Hollygirt School

Hollygirt School on Elm Avenue in Nottingham saw another year of fantastic GCSE results.  Of all the GCSE papers sat by Year 11 pupils at...

Pictures: Holgate Academy celebrate GCSE Results

Students, staff and governors at The Holgate Academy, part of the Diverse Academies Learning Partnership, this morning were celebrating excellent GCSE results – reflecting...

GCSE Results: Loughborough Endowed Schools

GCSE grading is changing from A*–G to 9–1, hence the mix of this year’s letter and numerical results. This year, English Language, English Literature...

Council congratulates GCSE students

Commenting on the GCSE results which are published today (Thu, 24 Aug), Councillor Philip Owen, Nottinghamshire County Council's committee chairman for children and young...
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9 things to know about the new GCSE grades

Students taking GCSEs in England this summer will receive a mixture of number and letter grades tomorrow (Aug 24) when they are able...

Could extra rehabilitation help people return to work earlier after a stroke?

A research team led by the University of Nottingham is leading a major national trial to find out whether additional rehabilitation support for people...

West Bridgford student celebrates three A* A Level results

Amirah Latief from West Bridgford is celebrating after gaining A* passes in all of her exams yesterday. Amirah is 18 years old and lives in...

The Nottingham Emmanuel School celebrates A Level results

There have been celebrations today at The Nottingham Emmanuel School as students arrived to collect their A Level results.  Historically their highest number of A*-A...

Four Oxbridge entries for Trent College the icing on the cake

Trent College Head, Mr Bill Penty, has described the school’s close to best ever A-level results as “the icing on an already fantastic cake”...

Pictures:
 A Level Results Day at Nottingham Girls’ High School

Girls have triumphed at Nottingham Girls’ High School on A-Level results day following significant changes over the last two years. Today they celebrated A-level...

Minister of State for School Standards, Nick Gibb congratulates students on A level results...

School Standards Minister, Nick Gibb, said: 'Congratulations to everyone receiving their results today, which are the culmination of two years of dedication and hard...

Pictures: Nottingham High School students achieve record results

Nottingham High School is today celebrating a record set of A Level Results for its first fully co-educational cohort with 65.4% of all passes...

Holgate Academy students celebrate 
improved A Level success

Students at Holgate Academy in Hucknall, part of the Diverse Academies Learning Partnership, were celebrating this morning as they received their A-Level grades. Students’ hard...

National Church of England Academy students 
score record-breaking A Level results once again

Students at the National Church of England Academy in Hucknall, part of the Diverse Academies Learning Partnership, were celebrating this morning as they received...

Fifth year of 100% A Level pass rate for South Wolds Academy

For the fifth consecutive year The South Wolds Academy and Sixth Form in Keyworth is proud to celebrate a 100% pass rate at A...
Nottinghamshire County Council

County Council congratulates A level students, but urges those disappointed not to despair

Nottinghamshire County Council's committee chairman for children and young people’s services, Councillor Philip Owen has today (Thursday, 17 August) congratulated young people in schools...

Applications now open for September 2018 secondary school places in Notts

Parents with pupils due to move up to secondary school in Nottinghamshire next autumn (2018) can now apply for a place. The application process for...
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New and updated exams and grades explained for parents

As well as students bracing themselves for their A level and GCSE results over the coming weeks (Thursday, 17 and 24 August), Nottinghamshire County...
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Student satisfaction survey puts University in country’s top 20

Student satisfaction rates for Nottingham Trent University are among the highest in the country according to the latest national figures. Nottingham Trent achieved an 89%...

Video: Nottingham High School £5m extension project underway

The Summer Holidays are proving to be a very busy time for Nottingham High School. Their ambitious extension project is progressing with the development...

West Bridgford teacher retires after 29 years

Ali Wenborn a class teacher at Jesse Gray Primary School is retiring after 29 years at the school. To celebrate and thank Mrs Wenborn the school and...

Nottingham Emmanuel students brave the weather for Bronze D of E Awards

Students from The Nottingham Emmanuel School have braved the Peak District weather in pursuit of their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Awards. The group travelled to...

Pictures: Can you imagine a school prom with only 11 in the year group?

Hollygirt School is a small school near the city centre of Nottingham for girls and boys aged 3 to 16. Pupils from Year 11 have...

Poet Laureate for rock band Slade headlines Nottingham schools’ literary festival

Paul Cookson, who’s been described by Noddy Holder as Slade’s poet laureate, was one of 12 famous writers bringing reading and writing to life...

Rushcliffe students host Latin American festival to help Guatemalan poor

Students at Rushcliffe School held their fourth ‘Esperanza’ Festival on Friday 14 July - to raise money for impoverished students in Guatemala. They hope to...

Abbey Road Primary School ‘Powers Up’ with E.ON

Energy company E.ON has launched its brand new ‘Power Up’ activity for primary school pupils in Nottingham, with performances of the interactive play at...

Plumtree Nursery judged to be ‘Outstanding in all areas.’

A children’s nursery in Nottinghamshire has been placed in the top 15% of nurseries in England and Wales after Ofsted declared it to be...

Mr Marsh and his incredible journey with The Nottingham Emmanuel School!

In September 2004, a slightly anxious 11-year-old Oliver Marsh was embarking on a new chapter in his life by starting a new secondary school....