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It boasts the accolade of being Norfolk’s top performing art department three years running and now visitors to Dereham Sixth Form College will be able to see the reason why.

Dancers from a Dereham high school have made it through to two national finals after impressing in two high level competitions.

Neatherd High School

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.

Norwich

One Norfolk headteacher has shared their moving account of how the funding crisis is hitting their school.

A primary school has taken part in a sponsored walk to raise money for the refurbishment of their school library.

Proceeds from an art exhibition will be turned into books for a school library.

School children in Toftwood have been learning how to stay safe and happy and to speak out if they have any worries.

Toftwood

Important decisions on education in Norfolk could be made “without real world perspective” - it has been claimed.

Toftwood Infant School

Charging schools which expel students could worsen an alarming rise in expulsion rates in Norfolk and have a damaging impact on children’s welfare, a principal has warned.

Norfolk County Council

An important meeting of leading figures in Norfolk education is being held today.

Norfolk County Council

These remarkable images from the edge of space were captured by Norfolk school students.

Reepham High School

A head teacher has said she is not worried about how just one pupil will start at school’s reception class in September.

Twenty-five rural schools in Norfolk have filled fewer than half of their reception class places, figures show.

A school in Dereham has become the first in Norfolk to become an official partner to the Royal British Legion (RBL) and has been recognised for outstanding work in the field of remembrance.

Northgate High School

Frustrated childminders and nursery schools in Norfolk and Suffolk have urged the government to rethink its “damaging” policy to double free childcare hours before many are forced to close.

United Kingdom

They only started playing the sport six weeks ago but a team of year 8 girls from Northgate High School have reached a national final in handball.

Northgate High School

Hundreds of 11-year-old students across Norfolk and Suffolk will this week sit their SATs exams - but how would you fare?

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.

Department for Education

Nine out of 10 parents in Norfolk and Suffolk will be sending their child to their first-choice primary school in September.

Norwich

A mid Norfolk training centre is the new sponsor of professional speedway rider Jason Doyle.

Children, parents and staff members pulled together this weekend to build a new learning facility at their school that will house guinea pigs and rabbits.

Tesco

Mattishall Primary School dedicated last week to raising awareness of World Autism Awareness Week, at the request of one of their students.

Primary School

Watchdogs have welcomed ‘decisive action’ to speed up improvement at the department which looks after Norfolk’s most vulnerable children.

Norfolk County Council

More than 75pc of readers have agreed with government proposals to axe national curriculum tests taken by seven-year-olds in England.

Department for Education

He’s shared his words of wisdom with thousands of people around the world, and students at Dereham Sixth Form College were the latest to get tips on leadership and success.

Sixth Form College

The lives of children with long-term medical problems are being put at risk because schools are failing to take care of them as well as they should, claims a group of charities.

Department for Education

Young badminton players from Neatherd High School in Dereham are celebrating a silver lining to their first year of competitive play.

Young footballers from Dereham have returned home from a tour in the USA as champions.

Matt Henman

From a comedy dance routine from two boys in luminous tutus to those of competition standard there was something for everyone at Neatherd High School’s dance show.

Neatherd High School

An articulated lorry from haulage firm Jack Richards & Son helped youngsters from Toftwood learn the important message of staying safe near large vehicles.

Toftwood Infant School

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It boasts the accolade of being Norfolk’s top performing art department three years running and now visitors to Dereham Sixth Form College will be able to see the reason why.

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Dereham Sixth Form College

Dancers from a Dereham high school have made it through to two national finals after impressing in two high level competitions.

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Neatherd High School
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Records crowds turned out for biggest cycling festival in Norfolk over the weekend.

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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.

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Norwich
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One Norfolk headteacher has shared their moving account of how the funding crisis is hitting their school.

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28 minutes ago

It boasts the accolade of being Norfolk’s top performing art department three years running and now visitors to Dereham Sixth Form College will be able to see the reason why.

Read more
Dereham Sixth Form College

Dancers from a Dereham high school have made it through to two national finals after impressing in two high level competitions.

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Neatherd High School
11:40

Records crowds turned out for biggest cycling festival in Norfolk over the weekend.

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8 minutes ago

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.

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Norwich
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One Norfolk headteacher has shared their moving account of how the funding crisis is hitting their school.

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