Tomorrow, thousands of teenagers will open their GCSE results after months of revision. Lauren Cope looks at what we should be watching out for as results come in.

A bid to preserve a derelict pub could put a spanner in the works of plans to expand a Great Yarmouth school.

Norfolk County Council

Hundreds of students in Norfolk and Waveney nervously awaiting results will today discover how they fared in their A-levels.

Nerves were swapped with tears of happiness as students in Gorleston received their A-level results.

Sixth Form College

Ofsted inspectors dipped into the dictionary to heap praise on a Gorleston nursery.

Hundreds of students across Norfolk and Suffolk nervously awaiting results will soon discover how they fared in their A-levels.

For students in their teens, weighing up their next steps is a hefty - but necessary - decision.

Party goers got creative at this year’s annual party at Sunbeams Play with nail painting, tattoos, face painting and t-shirt designing.


Campaigners have called for five demands to be met if a proposed merger of two Norwich and North Walsham colleges goes ahead.

The colleges of Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft have now been formally merged to create East Coast College with campuses in both towns.

Stuart Rimmer

Youngsters at Wroughton Infant Academy in Gorleston will be all set for the new school year thanks to a donation of school starter packs.

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The benefits of an innovative new scheme to help unemployed over 25s to get back into work were discussed by community organisations.

This summer will see the first cohort of GCSE students decipher a mix of letters and numbers in their results. Education correspondent Lauren Cope looks at the move to numerical grading and what it means for pupils.

A schoolboy burst into tears and said he was the happiest he had ever been after education chiefs said he could stay at the school he loves, ending months of trauma and anguish.

Norfolk County Council

More than 80 students at East Coast College have been acknowledged for their successful completion of their Access to HE Diplomas in six subject areas.

East Coast College

A protest is to take place outside the headquarters of Norfolk County Council this morning over plans to merger two Great Yarmouth schools.

Norfolk County Council

The headteacher of two Norfolk primary schools has revealed they will ditch homework and instead encourage families to spend quality time together.

To develop their learning across a wider curriculum, Martham Primary School’s Year 6 young ones have, during the summer term, been attending weekly sessions at Martham Bowls Club, working alongside members to develop their skills and understanding of Lawn Bowls.

A school in Great Yarmouth is to become an academy in August - and will receive a new name and badge as part of the package.

Great Yarmouth High School

Pupils and staff at a Gorleston school have ended the year with a day of fun activities and music.

Ormiston Venture Academy

Childminders Sara Brannan and Jenny Ewing put on a graduation ceremony for their three pre-school graduates who will be moving onto schools in Ormesby and Caister in September.

Shirley Weymouth

All schoolboy Chase Nichols knew about his great great grandfather was that his was the fourth name carved in stone on Great Yarmouth’s war memorial.

Great Yarmouth High School

Pupils and staff at St Nicholas Priory Primary School in Great Yarmouth have bid farewell to a popular teaching assistant who is leaving after 25 years.

The consultation over a merger of two schools in Great Yarmouth has been hit by “speculation and misinformation”, a councillor has said.

Parents have said they will “fight to the end” to save their children’s school from closure.

Mick Castle

The consultation over a merger of two schools in Great Yarmouth has been hit by “speculation and misinformation”, a councillor has said.

Gallery: School pupils visit bus depot

Friday, July 14, 2017

School pupils spent the day on the buses on a trip to learn about public transport.

Dots & Squiggles offers music and piano tuition for children aged four to seven, and has been running group lessons since September 2016.

A college has announced plans to work closer with neighbouring schools while keeping its independence.

Sixth Form College

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