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Next time you visit the White Horse in Brancaster Staithe, take a look at the children’s menu - it was designed by a local schoolboy.

A primary school in a small Norfolk village has been praised in a recent Ofsted report for the strength of the school’s leadership and its atmosphere.

Inspectors have praised the commitment of staff at a Dereham nursery in their most recent visit.

Young dancers from Dereham Neatherd High School have thrilled an audience at the Dereham Memorial Hall.

Dereham Neatherd High School

Happy, dedicated staff and students, a strong work ethic and a commitment to ensuring every young person reaches their potential are the main ingredients for a bright future, according to the head of a Norfolk sixth form college just rated among the top 1pc in the country.

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Schoolchildren have been learning that you can eat smoked salmon raw, and other valuable information, as part of a day of food science.

Rotary Club

Pupils and staff at Dereham Junior Academy took part in a daily challenge involving skipping, hoopla, football and dancing for Sport Relief week.

BBC

Children learned about the importance of brushing their teeth during British Science Week at the Toftwood Infant and Junior School Federation.

NHS

The future of education in Briston and surrounds looks secure after the opening of a new £2 million teaching block at Astley Primary School.

Norfolk County Council

A sixth form college in Norfolk has been rated among the top schools in the country after their success in A-level results.

Reepham High School

Children at a school in Norfolk have spent the day learning the importance of road safety as part of a training scheme.

Toftwood Infant School

Students at a mid-Norfolk sixth form welcomed other schools from around the county at a special conference to help further their understanding of psychology.

Dereham Sixth Form College

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

A wind farm company has pledged to provide a grant that will give a Norfolk community the chance to gain a greater understanding of the night sky.

Reepham High School

It has been her dream for as long as she can remember.

Pupils at a school in Mattishall have planted six fruit trees that were donated by a Heritage Lottery scheme.

Heritage Lottery Fund

Valuable safety lessons will be taught to Norfolk’s primary school children as part of a series of interactive workshops which are touring the county.

More than 430 schools across the region will remain closed today (Friday) due to poor weather conditions.

Toftwood Infant School

Hundreds of schools in Norfolk and Suffolk remain closed today (Thursday) following fresh weather warnings across the country.

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As the curtain continues to rise on Norfolk’s community theatre scene, reporter Donna-Louise Bishop explores the reasons behind its enduring appeal.

Dereham Theatre Company

Widespread snow has fallen across Norfolk and Waveney overnight. Here’s where you can find out here if your local school has been forced to close fully or partially.

Norfolk County Council

Students from a Norfolk school uncovered historical treasures from their own lives when 
they opened time capsules buried three years ago.

Reepham High School

Three secondary schools and a further education college have successfully secured a grant aimed at supporting pupils and encouraging them to take up engineering courses.

Peter Devonish

A group of hungry children enjoyed some flippin’ good fun when they got the chance to celebrate pancake day inside a converted horse box.

A classic thriller came to Dereham this month courtesy of some of the town’s most talented pupils.

Neatherd High School

Students at Northgate High School in Dereham enjoyed a Harry Potter night.

Children in a Norfolk village are set for summer, thanks to new playground equipment installed on their playing field.

Tesco

A group of hard-working sports enthusiasts are celebrating after scooping their place in the county’s regional finals.

Neatherd High School

A group of school children welcomed some unusual additions to their classroom.

Toftwood Infant School

Pupils were transported to the magical world of JK Rowling when their school library was transformed into the Great Hall of Hogwarts.

Neatherd High School

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