Education

Education

Garden centre donates bird boxes to school

Haskins Garden Centre has partnered with Angmering School to promote awareness of National Nest Box Week.

Education
Ferrabyrne managing director Ken Horton and staff with children and staff in the new construction area at The Play Centre in Littlehampton

Role play enhanced with new nursery equipment

Young children have returned from half-term to find some exciting new equipment provided for their nursery.

Education
Tanbridge House School

School pays tribute to teenager killed at Barns Green level crossing

The headteacher of Tanbridge House School has paid tribute to a "kind, generous and caring" teenager, who died at the Barns Green level crossing at the weekend.

Education
Logo

Council wins appeal to transfer schools cash

West Sussex County Council is to transfer £2.2m of school funding to its high needs budget, despite opposition from headteachers.

Education
Jude Birch will visit Google's HQ after winning a coding competition

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex student wins trip to Google HQ in coding competition

A 17-year-old from Sussex beat more than 3,500 students in a coding competition to win a trip to Google's headquarters in California.
Education

GALLERY: Be Your Best Rock Challenge and J Rock

Performances by students in the 2018 Be Your Best Rock Challenge and J Rock have been praised for their positive impact on young people.

Education
West Sussex County Council

Over 16s to be charged more for school transport

Over 16s who travel to school in transport organised by West Sussex County Council will have to pay more from September.

Education
Headteachers campaigning in Downing Street

‘Fed up’ schools bill Treasury for £191m

West Sussex headteachers have billed the Treasury to the tune of £191,470,280.

Education
Knife crime

Investigation reveals extent of knife crime in Sussex schools

Children as young as 12 have been caught carrying knives in Sussex schools, a Johnston Press investigation has revealed.

Education
Winner Laura Monica Carusato with fellow students, judges and lecturers from the University of East London. Picture: GreenSeas Trust

New bin makes waste disposal fun

An iconic litter bin inspired by passenger liners of the past has been created with the hope of reducing seaside waste.

Environment
Education

Schools do well in new GCSE tables

West Sussex schools have performed well in the new GCSE league tables.
Education
Transport costs to increase for around 300 students

Transport costs to increase for around 300 students

Around 300 sixth form and college students will see an increase in their school transport costs.

Education
Laine Bolton, 19, from Leconfield Road, Lancing, with one of the recovered paintings and GCSE projects. Picture: Kate Shemilt

College ‘apologises unreservedly’ for destroying ex-student’s art work

Worthing College has ‘apologised unreservedly’ to a former art student whose work was binned.

News
West Sussex County Council

Fancy being a teacher? County organises recruitment fairs

West Sussex County Council has organised two school recruitment fairs.

Education
Durrington High School earned an impressive fifth place in the 2017 Rock Challenge Southern Premier Final

Young performers are ready to rock

Students aged seven to 18 are busy finalising their routines ahead of the performance challenge of their lives.

Education
Sulaiman Wihba who fled war torn Syrian in a refrigerated lorry to the UK had just been awarded a place at Oxford after completing his studies at Brighton College (Photograph: David McHugh/Brighton Pictures) SUS-180115-095230001

COUNTY NEWS: Oxford place for refugee who fled war-torn Syria

A Syrian refugee living in Sussex is celebrating after being offered a place at Oxford, two years after arriving in the UK in a frozen chip van.

Education
Education news

One in three graduates in the South East say their degree is pointless

One in three graduates in the South East say gaining their degree has been pointless, new research shows.

Education
Worthing College students studying

College programmes to get students back into education

Worthing College will shortly be lauching two new fast track programmes aimed at students keen to get back into education.

Education
Social worker Phil Clarkson has written his first children's book about building self esteem

PICTURES: New children’s book focuses on self esteem

Social worker Phil Clarkson has drawn on his own experiences to write his first children’s book.

News
WorthLess? campaign

Headteachers appeal to MPs over school funding formula

Headteachers have called on MPs to echo West Sussex County Council and declare the government’s school funding formula “not fit for purpose”.

News
Load more