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Half of 400 degree course offers to College students are from top 25 universities

Half of 400 degree course offers to College students are from top 25 universities

Half of 400 degree course offers to College students are from top 25 universities

11 February 2021

'The breadth of courses applied for, at a wide range of excellent universities, is testament to the hard work put in by students and teachers'


Record Oxbridge success for Bishop's Stortford High School

Record Oxbridge success for Bishop's Stortford High School

Record Oxbridge success for Bishop's Stortford High School

10 February 2021

Four girls and three boys at the London Road secondary receive offers for courses in law, psychology, languages, computer science and geography.


Windhill21 lays out virtual welcome mat to potential new starters

Windhill21 lays out virtual welcome mat to potential new starters

Windhill21 lays out virtual welcome mat to potential new starters

08 February 2021

Parents of prospective nursery pupils can meet head, teachers and get insight from a parent at one of four Zoom meetings in February.


Head teacher's joy after computer firm fills laptop void

Head teacher's joy after computer firm fills laptop void

Head teacher's joy after computer firm fills laptop void

06 February 2021

Head teacher Helen Smith said the news that eight devices were heading her way courtesy of Stortford IT firm Genmar was "just brilliant",


Student newspaper launched with aim to broaden minds and expand futures

Student newspaper launched with aim to broaden minds and expand futures

Student newspaper launched with aim to broaden minds and expand futures

06 February 2021

The Student Economist was created by Freddie Cooke with help from friend Elliot Wood and is already attracting interest from fellow students.


IT firm's drive to get school kids up to speed with laptops given BBC boost

IT firm's drive to get school kids up to speed with laptops given BBC boost

IT firm's drive to get school kids up to speed with laptops given BBC boost

01 February 2021

Staff at ITVET drove as far as Northampton and Aylesbury to pick up donated devices after TV news appearance resulted in offers of 550 laptops.


International final beckons for Bishop's Stortford High School debaters

International final beckons for Bishop's Stortford High School debaters

International final beckons for Bishop's Stortford High School debaters

29 January 2021

Elliot Wood and William Worthy selected for England trials and qualify for final of Cambridge Union Schools' Competition.


Council readying half-term free meals scheme for Herts schoolchildren

Council readying half-term free meals scheme for Herts schoolchildren

Council readying half-term free meals scheme for Herts schoolchildren

28 January 2021

Over 20,000 Herts kids benefitted at Christmas but 15% of eligible families have yet to download their £30-a-child supermarket coupons.


'£9,250 a year for an online education we didn’t sign up for is simply immoral'

'£9,250 a year for an online education we didn’t sign up for is simply immoral'

'£9,250 a year for an online education we didn’t sign up for is simply immoral'

25 January 2021

Studying from her Stansted bedroom instead of Bath campus, ex-Birchwood and Leventhorpe student has harsh words for the Govt over uni fees.


Stortford dad to trial his brainwave videos on Windhill21 pupils

Stortford dad to trial his brainwave videos on Windhill21 pupils

Stortford dad to trial his brainwave videos on Windhill21 pupils

19 January 2021

Paul Richmond's Super Brain Heroes is series of kids' animated health and wellbeing videos featuring characters named after parts of the brain.


Have your say on £56 Herts County Council tax rise

Have your say on £56 Herts County Council tax rise

Have your say on £56 Herts County Council tax rise

13 January 2021

Householders have three weeks to take part in an online consultation before the precept is set on February 23.


Council pledges laptop and free school meals support for students

Council pledges laptop and free school meals support for students

Council pledges laptop and free school meals support for students

06 January 2021

Herts County Council is pressing ahead with a mass Covid-19 testing system when teachers and children return to classrooms.


MP says teachers are not at extra risk from Covid-19

MP says teachers are not at extra risk from Covid-19

MP says teachers are not at extra risk from Covid-19

04 January 2021

MP Julie Marson said: "If the scientific evidence changes, so too will my view on whether to keep primary schools open."


Stortford Labour calls for Herts primaries to shut and Marson to act

Stortford Labour calls for Herts primaries to shut and Marson to act

Stortford Labour calls for Herts primaries to shut and Marson to act

04 January 2021

Branch backs teachers' union's call to move to digital lessons and for MP Julie Marson to fight for online learning resources for children.


Council 'accepts some Herts primary schools might need to stay closed'

Council 'accepts some Herts primary schools might need to stay closed'

Council 'accepts some Herts primary schools might need to stay closed'

03 January 2021

Herts County Council says it is not advising primary schools to remain closed "as a matter of policy or infection control".


Uttlesford primary schools told to stay shut and switch to remote learning

Uttlesford primary schools told to stay shut and switch to remote learning

Uttlesford primary schools told to stay shut and switch to remote learning

03 January 2021

Move by county council follows 55% rise in Covid-19 cases in district in past week and Essex's declaration of 'major incident'.


New Bishop's Stortford secondary school set to open in 2022

New Bishop's Stortford secondary school set to open in 2022

New Bishop's Stortford secondary school set to open in 2022

31 December 2020

The 900-place campus, straddling the A120 bypass, will serve students living on the Stortford Fields and St Michael's Hurst estates.


Teachers' union says all primary schools in Herts should remain closed

Teachers' union says all primary schools in Herts should remain closed

Teachers' union says all primary schools in Herts should remain closed

31 December 2020

Primary schools in four Hertfordshire districts will stay shut – but those in Stortford and Sawbridgeworth will reopen on Monday as planned.


Stortford primary schools to reopen but secondaries' staggered return delayed

Stortford primary schools to reopen but secondaries' staggered return delayed

Stortford primary schools to reopen but secondaries' staggered return delayed

30 December 2020

Most secondary students will return on Monday January 18 – a week after those in GCSE and A-level exam year groups.


Stortford secondary schools set for Covid-19 mass testing of pupils

Stortford secondary schools set for Covid-19 mass testing of pupils

Stortford secondary schools set for Covid-19 mass testing of pupils

29 December 2020

Year 11 and 13 GCSE and A-level students will be in school from next week while non-exam students will work remotely for the first week.


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