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Student supplies

An education watchdog says a primary school in Weston-super-Mare ‘requires improvement’.

Jerome, Jaiden and Sam at their alien teachers stall.

Mead Vale School, in Kestrel Drive in Worle, hosted its bi-annual fete, which one of the organisers hailed as a ‘great day.’

Some students took to two wheels and cycled in.

Trucks, speedboats and trains driven by clowns would make for an unusual sight at any school – but that was the scene which greeted students in Worle last week.

Priory Community School
Priory Community School Proms.

Year 11 students put their best dresses and tuxes on and got ready to dance the night away for their school prom.

Priory Community School
Worle prom

Year 11 students at Worle Community School made their way to Weston’s Grand Pier on Friday for an evening of glamour as prom season well and truly began.

School head chef Steve Fowell with pupils learning about healthy eating.

A healthy eating week at a Worle school challenged pupils to eat more fruit and vegetables and drink more water.

Mendip Green Primary School

Time capsule swap across the world

Sunday, June 26, 2016
Time capsule

Primary school children buried a time capsule sent from an island in the Indian Ocean.

Children

A North Somerset officer who campaigned for more help for children in care – and those leaving care – has praised the council for its recent improvements.

School opens doors for summer fete fun

Saturday, June 25, 2016
Winscombe School Fete.

A North Somerset primary school held its annual summer fete at the weekend and despite the grey clouds overhead, families enjoyed fun and games all afternoon.

Cute girl smiles, sits at desk and writes

A new primary school big enough for hundreds of pupils could soon be built to serve one of Weston-super-Mare’s newest communities.

Jessica at the cake decorating stall.

A community day with entertainment and stalls took place at a Worle school.

Worle Community School
Minions Day

Children at a North Somerset holiday club enjoyed a host of activities during a fun day based on a popular film character.

Adults sign up at College

Friday, June 24, 2016
Weston College

Weston College this week launched its new range of adult and part-time courses – with dozens of new students signing up at its open evening.

Pupils excel in maths

Friday, June 24, 2016
King Alfred school

The National Junior Maths Challenge made its way to King Alfred School, in Highbridge, and three students managed to gain a coveted gold certificate.

Kings of Wessex students waiting to take on the assault course.

Year 10 students swapped their classroom desks for an assault course last week as part of a project to challenge themselves.

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