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Sporting youngsters have been recognised for their achievements in netball, football, basketball, cheerleading, athletics and rounders at their Gorleston school.

Colleges in the region have warned their tight budgets are being spread even thinner, as they fight to stop the impact creeping into the classroom.

A link-up partnership between a sixth form college in Gorleston and a primary school will see youngsters form bonds with teenage students.

A Great Yarmouth high school has experienced problems with its food supplier, leading it to remind pupils they have the option to bring in packed lunches instead.

A primary school teacher has won an award for the positive impact that reading for pleasure can have on all aspects of a child’s life.

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A new after school and holiday club is using Lego to entertain and educate children in Great Yarmouth and Caister.

A village primary school is celebrating after Ofsted inspectors said it was “a very happy and industrious place.”

A college which opened last year as the result of a merger could join forces with another local institution.

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A primary academy in Great Yarmouth is recruiting for a new principal.

School children have been have been exploring the world of kite-flying as part of a spring project.

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A primary school set to shut in the summer just shy of its 90th birthday is appealing for memories as it prepares to celebrate its life and times.

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A Norfolk trust which educates vulnerable children has been told it must improve its “weak financial position” or risk having its funding withdrawn.

A student at a Gorleston high school is celebrating after winning a scholarship at Gresham’s School in Holt.

Ormiston Venture Academy

An Easter fayre will be putting the egg into Flegg on Saturday.

Students at a Norfolk high school could soon be enjoying an early mid-week finish as changes are planned to the standard school day.

Lynn Grove Academy

Dozens of young newshounds at a Gorleston school have been given an insight into producing their own paper.

High school pupils have been discovering Norfolk history in an archeological dig run by the University of Cambridge.

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Science has never looked like so much fun.

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Unfilled places in the new intake at a Great Yarmouth school have doubled, amid proposals for a controversial merger.

A school has rolled out the red carpet for its pupils by holding its own Oscars-style awards ceremony to reward children’s outstanding behaviour.

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Watchdog inspectors have praised improvements at a Great Yarmouth school after concerns over behaviour and safety sparked an unannounced visit.

Great Yarmouth High School

A “hands-on” experience with animals, crops and technology brought more than 160 schoolchildren to the Norfolk Showground to learn about the Science of Farming.

The children at Ludham Primary School and Nursery had a fantastic time celebrating World Book Day.

Pupil at a Gorleston school really got in the World Book Day spirit by dressing up as their favourite literary character, including Dennis the Menace, Iron Man, Wonder Woman, and Spiderman.

A magician is using sleight of hand to help children understand road safety for the 26th consecutive year.

Norfolk County Council

A primary school has branched out in the biodiversity stakes by planting 30 trees in its grounds.

A Gorleston school celebrated all things literary by holding a book fair, setting reading challenges for pupils and giving youngsters the chance to dress up as their favourite book character.

Ormiston Venture Academy

East Coast College will be celebrating the success of more than 60 apprentices at its annual awards next week.

Youngsters at Ormiston Herman Academy have had a bad hair day to raise funds for Break, a charity which supports children’s homes for children in care in Norfolk and Cambridgeshire.

A Norfolk school remains closed this morning due to heating oil being stolen and snow preventing a new delivery.

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