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Felsted School IB students are on top of the world

Felsted School IB students are on top of the world

Felsted School IB students are on top of the world

11 July 2021

12 students got at least 40 points out of 45 (equivalent to four A*s at A-Level) and are heading for some of the world's best unis.


Children's summer reading challenge is a walk on the wild side

Children's summer reading challenge is a walk on the wild side

Children's summer reading challenge is a walk on the wild side

08 July 2021

More than 20,000 kids enjoyed the challenge in 2019 and this year the Reading Agency has teamed up with WWF UK to inspire youngsters.


£9.6m to tackle Covid's impact on communities in Hertfordshire

£9.6m to tackle Covid's impact on communities in Hertfordshire

£9.6m to tackle Covid's impact on communities in Hertfordshire

05 July 2021

Cabinet member Cllr Bob Deering: "We've witnessed the disruption to education and we know there's increased demand across social care."


BAME former students praise school's new stance on racism

BAME former students praise school's new stance on racism

BAME former students praise school's new stance on racism

05 July 2021

Over 900 past and present Herts & Essex High School pupils, led by ex-deputy head girl Jessica Enemokwu, signed a petition calling for change.


Experts help prepare school students for life at uni and beyond

Experts help prepare school students for life at uni and beyond

Experts help prepare school students for life at uni and beyond

02 July 2021

Bishop's Stortford College sixth-formers also learned about cooking, first aid, interview techniques, car mechanics and managing a budget.


Council's new director for children's services in Hertfordshire

Council's new director for children's services in Hertfordshire

Council's new director for children's services in Hertfordshire

01 July 2021

Jo Fisher, currently operations director at Herts County Council's services for young people, will take up her new role in September.


Birchwood says 'no' to housing by unveiling major sports and leisure scheme

Birchwood says 'no' to housing by unveiling major sports and leisure scheme

Birchwood says 'no' to housing by unveiling major sports and leisure scheme

24 June 2021

Secondary's planned multi-million-pound complex for students and community could become new home of Bishop's Stortford FC.


Work to start on new Bishop's Stortford High School to open in 2023

Work to start on new Bishop's Stortford High School to open in 2023

Work to start on new Bishop's Stortford High School to open in 2023

22 June 2021

Education authority Herts County Council has chosen ISG to construct the new campus off Whittington Way.


MP visits village school that's 'growing plants and growing minds'

MP visits village school that's 'growing plants and growing minds'

MP visits village school that's 'growing plants and growing minds'

14 June 2021

Sir Oliver Heald officially opens new cedar cabin and outdoor learning zone at Albury Primary School.


OBE for Sawbridgeworth man who is head of primary school of the year

OBE for Sawbridgeworth man who is head of primary school of the year

OBE for Sawbridgeworth man who is head of primary school of the year

14 June 2021

Ben Levinson, 44, recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours after spearheading huge turnaround of inner London school.


Oxford dons' boycott over Rhodes statue retention

Oxford dons' boycott over Rhodes statue retention

Oxford dons' boycott over Rhodes statue retention

10 June 2021

Sculptor Antony Gormley has suggested that rather than being removed, the statue should be turned to face the wall.


Derelict school house in Bishop's Stortford finally cleared for sale

Derelict school house in Bishop's Stortford finally cleared for sale

Derelict school house in Bishop's Stortford finally cleared for sale

07 June 2021

Proceeds from sale of 3-bed, which a builder wants to replace with two 4-beds, will be put towards Herts and Essex High School sports facilities.


Stortford MP backs next generation of female entrepreneurs

Stortford MP backs next generation of female entrepreneurs

Stortford MP backs next generation of female entrepreneurs

05 June 2021

Julie Marson, town's first ever woman MP, urges female constituents to sign up for virtual event to talk to successful women entrepreneurs.


Cast your vote for pupils' World Environment Day art at Jackson Square

Cast your vote for pupils' World Environment Day art at Jackson Square

Cast your vote for pupils' World Environment Day art at Jackson Square

04 June 2021

Five primary schools in the Bishop's Stortford area were tasked with creating a painting or collage on sustainability and nature.


Windhill21 debaters aim to be the talk of the town

Windhill21 debaters aim to be the talk of the town

Windhill21 debaters aim to be the talk of the town

03 June 2021

Sara Mihajlovic explained: "The team debate everything from children's rights to the merits of cloning to the power of environmental activism."


Tory MP takes his own Government to task on schools' Covid recovery

Tory MP takes his own Government to task on schools' Covid recovery

Tory MP takes his own Government to task on schools' Covid recovery

03 June 2021

Education Select Committee chairman Harlow's Robert Halfon: "Where there's will the Treasury can find the money from behind the back of the sofa."


Stansted Airport College helping girls' careers in engineering to take off

Stansted Airport College helping girls' careers in engineering to take off

Stansted Airport College helping girls' careers in engineering to take off

31 May 2021

Harlow College offshoot ramps up its Go On Girl campaign to train the next generation of engineers with a female-only course.


Felsted offers children free art classes and competition on nature theme

Felsted offers children free art classes and competition on nature theme

Felsted offers children free art classes and competition on nature theme

28 May 2021

"Felsted pupils are fortunate to have wonderful facilities and specialist teachers to study art... We wish to share our resources with the community."


Farnham pupils' village clean-up is so much more than a litter-pick

Farnham pupils' village clean-up is so much more than a litter-pick

Farnham pupils' village clean-up is so much more than a litter-pick

28 May 2021

The village school pupils have been cleaning up their community as part of a wider project to promote mental wellbeing.


Primary pupils put learning into practice by signing in at Wiggly Willow

Primary pupils put learning into practice by signing in at Wiggly Willow

Primary pupils put learning into practice by signing in at Wiggly Willow

17 May 2021

Thorn Grove Year 1 children used language programme Makaton to order their drinks and snacks from café owner Sid Perry.


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