Pictures: Nottingham Emmanuel School celebrates record-breaking A Level results

Historically their best results to date with students achieving an unprecedented number of top grades and making progress significantly above national average during their...
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Nottingham High School A Level results

Nottingham High School is today celebrating a stunning set of A Level Results with 64% of all passes at the highest A* and A...

Record-breaking A Level results for East Leake Academy

East Leake Academy, part of the Diverse Academies Learning Partnership, today saw students and staff celebrating a record-breaking year for A Level results. As the...

A Level success celebrated at National Church of England Academy

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

New primary school to be named ‘Hucknall Flying High Academy’

The highest performing multi-academy trust in the East Midlands, The Flying High Trust, is to run the new school on former Rolls Royce site. Nottinghamshire’s...

News GCSE exam grading explained

As well as students bracing themselves for their A level and GCSE results over the coming weeks (Thursday, 16 and 23 August), Nottinghamshire County...

Nottinghamshire secondary school applications for 2019 open today

If your child is due to start secondary school in September 2019, you can apply from now until the closing date, Wednesday 31 October...

Children from 21 Notts primary schools fill Royal Concert Hall

Children and families of 21 Nottinghamshire primary schools fill Royal Concert Hall for spectacular showcase of talents. Nottinghamshire’s Flying High Trust welcomed 21 primary schools...

South Wilford Primary celebrates being an Outstanding Church of England School

Over 400 children, staff and governors celebrated their school’s recent Outstanding SIAMS Inspection with a Mad Hatters Tea Party! School Leaders were delighted with the...

Local primary school children get ‘Hoodwinked’

Are you planning to complete Nottingham City Council’s Hoodwinked Trail over the next few weeks? If so, while you’re searching for the 33 Robins, you...

Wilford primary school children proud of fundraising achievement

How can a school trip to Southwell Minster and a workshop hosted by Christian Aid result in five toilet blocks for school children in...

Beeston primary school celebrates the end of term with a ‘Good’ Ofsted result

Beeston Fields Primary & Nursery School, part of The Flying High Trust, is celebrating the news that their recent Ofsted inspection has resulted in...

Lady Bay Primary School wins NSPCC School of the Year 2018

Lady Bay Primary was awarded the 2018 school of the year at the NSPCC Childhood Champions Awards in June. The award was made at...

Cotgrave special school official re-opening

A Nottinghamshire special school has had an official reopening this week following a £2.2m extension and refurbishment. Nottinghamshire County Council Chairman Councillor Mrs Sue Saddington...

New build secondary school gets planning permission

School plans submitted by Nottingham based CPMG Architects have been approved to build a new secondary school and sixth form centre for The Suthers...
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Council Chair to open Cotgrave’s £2.2m school extension

A Nottinghamshire special school will be having an official reopening this week following a £2.2m extension and refurbishment. Nottinghamshire County Council Chairman Councillor Mrs Sue...

Business donates £1,000 to a West Bridgford school

HM Lettings donates £1,000 to Greythorn School in West Bridgford. The Nottinghamshire arm of HM Lettings stepped in when they heard that Greythorn Primary School...

Rushcliffe School is top in the country for befriending care home residents

The YOPEY Befriender scheme at a care home in West Bridgford is one of the longest-established intergenerational befriending schemes in the UK. Every year since...

Nottingham Emmanuel School student selected for both England and GB Junior Reserve Gymnastics Squads!

Nottingham Emmanuel School student Ramiyah Kofi has achieved a string of successes in Gymnastics which has now led to her appointment to the England...

Deputy headteacher of Nottingham school invited to meet Prime Minister

An ‘inspirational’ Nottingham teacher with four decades of service to children with special educational needs has been invited to attend a Downing Street reception. Claire...

New 45-place early years unit at Nottinghamshire school

Around 45 new childcare places are set to be created at a primary school in Nottinghamshire. Nottinghamshire County Council was successful in securing £700,000 capital...

20 new ‘gold-standard’ GCSEs will be taken by pupils this week

Pupils across the country prepare to take new GCSE exams this week. This week marks the start of exam season, where a further...

West Bridgford Junior School Year 6 through to schools national football finals

WBJS Year 6 football team has progressed to the national schools finals. Having progressed through to the schools county finals, the boys went on...

Spencer Academies Trust and Trent Academies Group agree merger

The Directors of the Spencer Academies Trust and Trent Academies Group are delighted to announce that they have reached agreement in principle to merge,...
The staff of Ash Lea school celebrate the opening of the new extension

Cotgrave school offers more places after extension built

Ash Lea School for pupils with special educational needs has increased its intake thanks to a £2.3m extension funded by Nottinghamshire County Council and...
Ockbrook School - headmaster, Tom Brooksby, with Sixth Form students

Excellent inspection report for Ockbrook School

‘A full team effort and a great achievement’ is how the Headmaster of a top Derbyshire independent school described the outstanding feedback received from...

Wollaton school to expand after £4m funding bid success

A Nottingham academy is celebrating after the City Council helped secure £4m to fund a proposal to expand by 450 places. The Fernwood School, in...

How to appeal if you didn’t get your preferred school place

A previous report states that over 93% of residents got one of their preferred places at Notts schools. If you didn't here is how...

Nottingham Emmanuel School student Kinga is off to Cambridge University

The Nottingham Emmanuel School is once again wishing well to a Sixth Form student as they land a place at Cambridge University. Kinga Sitkiewicz said...

Rushcliffe School Science Week and World Record attempt

Students at Rushcliffe School took part in an amazing week of science activities - including a world record attempt! Head of Science, Chris Malloney said, 'British...

Businesses team up with East Leake Academy to help complete Ghana orphanage

A number of East Midlands construction companies have been digging deep to support a secondary school project to complete the build of an orphanage...

Secretary of State for Education, Rt Hon Damian Hinds MP visits Bluecoat Aspley Academy

The Secretary of State for Education, Rt Hon Damian Hinds MP, visited Bluecoat Aspley Academy, meeting staff and students at this long-established Nottingham school,...

£4.75m expansion for Nottingham school

Current pupils at a Nottingham special school have been learning about the building trade as part of a major expansion of the site. Westbury...

Bluecoat Beechdale Academy in epic rowing event for Sport Relief

Staff and students of Bluecoat Beechdale Academy in Bilborough have undertaken a mammoth rowing challenge in Nottingham’s Old Market Square for Sport Relief. The challenge...

Rushcliffe School students win unique solar energy workshop

A group of 30 students from Years 7-9 at Rushcliffe School in West Bridgford has received one of four exciting hands-on engineering workshops offered...
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200 extra places for a Wollaton primary school

A school in Wollaton will create more than 200 extra places for students after plans for expansion were approved today (March 21). Middleton Primary and...

Ash Lea School moves back to £2.2m Cotgrave building

If you had wondered why it was so quiet around Cotgrave recently, it could have been because Ash Lea School had moved to West...

Pictures: West Bridgford and Nottingham pupils join Leicester Tigers coaches for specialist training day

120 pupils from three Nottingham Academies were joined by top coaches from Leicester Tigers Rugby Club for a day of specialist training in Arnold....

New classrooms for six Nottinghamshire primary schools

Six more primary schools across the county will getting extra classrooms before the end of 2018 as a result of work being carried out...

Colston Bassett school takes second place in international art competition

Colston Bassett Primary School in South Nottinghamshire has been awarded second place by the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) in their annual Global Canvas...

Nottinghamshire in line with national average at KS2 and GCSE for 2017

Figures released show that Nottinghamshire remains in line with national averages for children achieving the expected standard in reading, writing and mathematics at the end...

Nottingham Emmanuel School students hear about the work at Maggie’s

Sixth Form students at The Nottingham Emmanuel School received a visit from an inspirational volunteer who works for Nottingham’s Maggie Centre, the charity which...

Pictures: Nottingham Girls’ High School supporting Nottingham Central Women’s Aid

Nottingham Girls’ High School has an amazing record when it comes to supporting local, national and even international charities. In this centenary year of...

Success for West Bridgford School’s Apprenticeship Fair

West Bridgford School held a High Level & Degree Level Apprenticeship Fair last night ( 14 March ) to provide wider opportunities for students.    A spokesperson...

Senior School Taster Day at Nottingham Girls’ High School – Friday 23 March

Senior School Taster Day is fast approaching at Nottingham Girls’ High School, and it’s one of best days in the Open Events calendar. The day...

Mapperly preparatory school finds fresh lease of life with new owner

Situated in a prominent residential area a short distance from the town’s high street, the semi-detached property operated as an independent preparatory school with...

Pictures: World Book Day at Hollygirt School

Hollygirt School in Nottingham had a great time on  World Book Day, almost all of the juniors dressed up for the celebration of reading...

School Closures: Nottinghamshire Friday 2 March

Any schools closing today Friday 2 March will be added here and updated throughout the morning SCHOOLS CLOSED TODAY FRIDAY 2 MARCH - UPDATED...

School closures in the Nottinghamshire area

These schools are closed today because of the weather conditions. Nottinghamshire - 28 February - UPDATED 09:03am All Saints' Catholic Academy in Mansfield - Closed today...
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Schools’ trust secures funding to boost reading skills in Notts schools

Pupils’ reading will be boosted in around 35 primary schools in Nottinghamshire thanks to Government funding. A total of £474,700 funding has been secured...