Pupils get career tips from RSA

Students from Ken Stimpson Community School have been getting some careers advice from one of Peterborough’s biggest employers, global insurance giant RSA.

Pupils from Jack Hunt School who have just gained a Good OFSTED rating EMN-170218-170406009

Inspectors praise teaching at school

Good teaching and strong community links have helped a secondary school retain its ‘good’ Ofsted rating.

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Matilda masterclass helps students prepare for charity performance

Students of Tu Danse Studios Performing Arts classes were delighted to welcome Lucy Jane Adcock, a very experienced West End musical theatre performer, to their Newark Road studio recently for a 
Matilda The Musical Masterclass.

Pupils in the Brilliant Club

Pupils ‘graduate’ from Cambridge

A dozen talented pupils from Ormiston Meadows Academy have successfully completed the Brilliant Club programme, culminating in a graduation ceremony at Selwyn College, Cambridge.

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Stanground St John's Church School Council members with head teacher  Sally Williams celebrating the school's outstanding report EMN-170902-173613009

Christian school praised

A Peterborough primary school has been given an ‘outstanding’ rating in a Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools (SIAMS) report.

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The pupils at the hospital

Pupils tastle life at hospital

Pupils from Jack Hunt School spent a day shadowing staff at Peterborough City Hospital for work experience.

The takeover day

Pupils take over for the day

Students at Jack Hunt School spent the day shadowing staff at Peterborough City Hospital as part of their work experience, during Take Over Day.

A car parked in the middle of the road outside Queens Drive Infant School

Parents speak of pain outside Peterborough school branded worst for parking

A Peterborough infant school has been branded the most troublesome for parking, and the headteacher has warned that a child will be seriously hurt before long.

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Volunteers needed for Peterborough school admissions panel

Volunteers are needed to serve on a panel dealing with school admissions appeals in Peterborough.


VIDEO: Warning for children’s safety as 200 fines issued in Peterborough for school parking

A warning has been issued to parents that dangerous and inconsiderate parking during the school run is putting children’s lives at risk.

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Peterborough school closed after electricity failure

A Peterborough school remains closed this morning, Wednesday February 15, after a power failure.

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The staged crash reconstruction at Peterborough Regional College today

Lessons learned after major car crash scenario at Peterborough College

A serious road traffic collision in which a teenage girl died and her boyfriend, who was driving, was arrested by police took place at Peterborough Regional College this morning - thankfully as part of a staged road safety campaign.

Parking patrols outside a Peterborough school

Parent parking: ‘Somebody is going to get seriously hurt really soon, it’s so dangerous, it’s a big problem for the school’

Safer Peterborough are cracking down on parents who park illegally or dangerously outside school gates in the city.

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Bishop opens new school site to allow roots to grow

Bishop opens new school site to allow roots to grow

Pupils at Oundle CE Primary School moved classrooms as The Bishop of Peterborough opened a new site.

Tucking in.

Pupils devour breakfast lessons

Hungry pupils at a Peterborough school devoured an important lesson in food production during a breakfast class.

English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

A university is seeking doctoral candidates to undertake a PHD - in CHOCOLATE.

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Musicians with the Oundle School CCF band and the Band of Her Majestys Royal Marines.

Oundle school band hits right note with Royal Marines

Talented youngsters with Oundle School CCF Marching Band were joined by the Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines to play in a concert.

Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

The use of body cameras by front line police and other uniformed enforcement agencies is increasing at an unstoppable rate both in the US and UK.

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Latest school league tables show where you live affects your childs education

Latest school league tables show where you live affects your child’s education

The results are in, and the so-called north-south divide continues to separate children’s educational outcomes by geography – as the recently published secondary schools’ performance data from the Department for Education shows

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London actors  Nancy Sullivan and David Thaxton leading a drama and musical workshop with students at Ken Stimpson School. Also pictured pianist Steve Hession. EMN-170123-161938009

Top stars bring class to the stage

Two of the West End’s brightest stars have been helping youngsters at a Peterborough school take to the stage.

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