Education

Yesterday, 19:00

A STORYTELLER visited a school in Blackford to teach youngsters more about Mayan civilisation.

Snowboarder visits school

Yesterday, 11:00
Churchill Academy and Sixth Form students had fun on the slopes.

Students at Churchill Academy and Sixth Form were given the chance to try out a new sport with Britain’s fastest snowboarder on Friday.

Churchill Academy and Sixth Form
Churchill Academy's Young musician of the year competition Adjudication panel Chair Katherine Spencer with winners Jodie Mc Kitterick, Naomi Mills, Amy Irvine and Georgina King.

SEVEN talented youngsters took part in the Churchill Music! Young Musician of the Year competition on Monday.

Churchill Academy and Sixth Form
Milton Baptist Church Preschool reunion.

PARENTS and children of all ages gathered to say goodbye to a preschool which has served the community for generations.

The college's celebration of success event.

STUDENTS and staff from Weston College got the opportunity to celebrate their success at a glamorous ceremony held at the Winter Gardens.

Disability Awareness Week

STAFF and pupils at Corpus Christi Primary School took part in Disability Awareness Week.

Pupils in costume ahead of the show.

DAZZLING outfits, sailor suits and an array of impressive music wowed an audience at Churchill Academy and Sixth Form’s cabaret.

Churchill Academy and Sixth Form
Figures predict a shortage of school places in Weston within five years.

A WORRYING shortage of school places in Weston is looming within the next five years, and is likely to mean pupils are forced to travel further for lessons.

Ray Beckingham, Sam Stone, Ian Angell, Reanne Sharp and Anna Lee with the Churchill youngsters.

CHILDREN at Churchill Preschool can look forward to some outdoor play sessions – whatever the weather – thanks to a donation from a masonic group.

The Winter Gardens, pictured in the 1930s. Picture: Weston Museum.

IT ALL happened very quickly in a move which one councillor branded ‘a stitch-up’, but the £1 sale of Weston’s Winter Gardens to Weston College has now been confirmed.

SCHOOLS in North Somerset could face multiple Ofsted inspections in one day to ensure its findings are reliable – but the National Union of Teachers (NUT) has said the plans are ‘punishing’ schools for the watchdog’s own failings.

NSETC illustration

HOPES for a new technology and business college in Weston are a step closer to reality, as planning permission has been granted.

Gallery: Pupils decide next step

Sunday, January 25, 2015
Students visiting stalls at the careers convention.

PUPILS from Churchill Academy and Sixth Form got the chance to contemplate their future at a careers convention held at the school.

Author pops in to Weston primary school

Friday, January 23, 2015
Childrens Author David Lawrence Jones with pupils from Milton Park Primary School Worle.

A CHILDREN’S author paid a visit to excited youngsters this week to sign books and talk about life as a writer.

Walliscote Primary School, has been ranked for progress nationally.

A WESTON primary school is ranked in the top one per cent in the country for progress made by its pupils in reading.

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