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Mon, 16:36
Stuart Rimmer

The achievements of 20 “outstanding” students were recognised at a special ceremony which praised their dedication in wanting to learn and develop.

A former East Coast College student returned to Lowestoft to inspire new graduates before they embark upon their career paths.

Simon Gray

Eager young gardeners at a Gorleston school are ready to reap the benefits of their growing enterprise.

Our time at school - and memories thereafter - are often shaped by teachers.

A rural high school is hoping a farmers’ market will be a sweet success thanks to a welcome donation.

Flegg High School

A pilot scheme to help school children understand the lives of young migrant pupils has been trialled in two

A Great Yarmouth teenager is celebrating after winning a scholarship at a performing arts academy.

Pupils at Brundall Primary School enjoyed a visit from a local author and a day of writing workshops, after winning a prize draw.

A Great Yarmouth primary school is “wholeheartedly” backing a £6.4m school merger that has also triggered a campaign to fight it.

Norfolk County Council

Schoolchildren from Great Yarmouth became film stars this week, as they starred in their own feature.

A village school is still a good place for youngsters to learn at, an inspection has ruled.

Ormiston Herman Academy have been busy participating in Den Day in aid of Save the Children.

Year 6 pupils at Homefield Church of England Primary School had a wonderful treat to end their week of hard work and determination - they got to create their own graffiti art mural.

A burst water main has forced two schools in Martham to close their doors for the day.

Flegg High School

Talents students will be recognised for their hard work and dedication at East Coast College’s annual Celebration of Achievement event.

A headteacher has pledged to fight for the future of her “happy, successful, and welcoming school” which faces closure under a shake-up.

Penny Carpenter

People in north Yarmouth are being asked for their views on a bid to merge two primary schools to create a single £6.4m facility.

A high school is celebrating after it rose up through the ranks in a vigorous inspection regime.

Lynn Grove Academy

A trainee teacher who chatted to a 16-year-old schoolgirl on Facebook and took her on a date to the zoo has been barred from the profession.

It was a case of on your marks, get set go, as a former RAF site was transformed into a children’s racetrack for the day.

Norwich

A Gorleston school was chosen as the launch site for a summer competition with the aim of getting youngsters writing.

Norfolk County Council

The newest college on the east coast will be showcasing its accomplishments at two events.

Lowestoft College

Schoolchildren have been weighing up how maths helps in everyday life – by using their number skills at a Norfolk racecourse.

A school is acting with “vigour” to address shortcomings identified by inspectors.

Cliff Park

A well-known headteacher in west Norfolk is to enjoy a change of scenery when he takes up a headship on the coast.

A book of condolences has also been opened at Murrayfield Primary School in Ipswich to allow pupils and staff to formally pay tribute to their former “inspirational” headteacher as they continue to come to terms with her loss.

France

An academy chain which runs primaries in Norwich, Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft has put out an advert for a new chief executive.

A free book will be given to pre-school children who visit a library in Norfolk next week as part of a national initiative.

With the half term week now upon us, we’ve put together a list of activities - both inside and out - families can enjoy over the next few days.

Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Students from Ormiston Venture Academy in Gorleston had the chance to quiz general election candidates for the constituency at a hustings event.

Ormiston Venture Academy

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