Friday, May 31, 2019

Two students are celebrating after scooping rugby prizes.

Friday, May 17, 2019

A fundraising campaign to allow a Worle student to receive her education without being in the classroom has been launched.

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Friday, March 1, 2019

'Nightmare' traffic-calming measures face being changed because, for almost two years, they have blocked a Worle couple from safely being able to access their home.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Worle students will give their take on a West End show tonight (Wednesday).

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Saturday, January 26, 2019

An aspiring professional athlete has achieved podium finishes in an athletics event.

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Volunteers have carried-out a litter pick around one of Worle's most heavily-affected areas.

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Wednesday, December 26, 2018

The King Alfred School - An Academy (TKASA) has opened a news centre in tribute to the former Mercury journalist and BBC presenter Jill Dando.

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Tuesday, December 25, 2018

A high-flying X Factor competitor who impressed singer Robbie Williams will star in a charity night to help the homeless.

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

An Olympic athlete was a guest speaker during a sports award evening at a Worle school last week.

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Thursday, March 2, 2017

Smaller class sizes, more teachers and improved facilities are on the cards for a Worle school which will officially join an academy trust today (Thursday).

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Saturday, December 10, 2016

The head of careers at a Worle school enlisted the help of 'discerning' pupils to edit his second book.

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Saturday, November 19, 2016

Secondary school students are already thinking about the GCSE exams they will take in the summer - but, rather unusually, so are a group of teachers.

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Friday, November 11, 2016

Worle Lions Club has given budding artists at Priory Community School the chance to shine by hosting a peace poster competition.

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Monday, October 24, 2016

Half of North Somerset's schools' results are below the national average, according to new provisional performance tables.

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Thursday, October 20, 2016

More than 1,000 parents and carers visited a Worle school last week with one aim in mind - to learn more about maths.

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Sunday, October 16, 2016

Leaders at a Worle secondary school have announced their ambition to make it one of the country's best.

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

A Weston secondary school has launched its multi-academy trust as part of its ambitions to lead other schools to mirror its high standards.

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Friday, July 1, 2016

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.

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

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

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Friday, June 17, 2016

A new head boy and girl have been named at Priory Community School in Worle ahead of the year 11s leaving.

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Thursday, May 19, 2016

An academy in Worle has revised its plans for a new science block following concerns from people living nearby.

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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

A Weston academy principal has been drafted in to improve Worle Community School, less than a month after it was visited by Ofsted and its headteacher went on leave.

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Saturday, May 14, 2016

An England international netball player stopped by a Worle school for a training session with its students.

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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

A group of teenagers are leading a campaign to show the world how great Weston-super-Mare is while also feeding the homeless and helping the elderly.

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

A teenager has won her first prize at the dog show Crufts.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Hundreds of breakfasts were served to prospective pupils at a Worle school at the weekend.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

An actor from Worle hopes to inspire students at his former school when he visits his hometown as part of the touring production of Mamma Mia.

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Thursday, March 10, 2016

A former Royal Navy serviceman has become one of the first people in the country to complete a Government scheme to recruit troops as teachers.

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Monday, February 8, 2016

A night school which has started up at Priory Community School in Worle aims to see every pupil complete 10,000 hours of English and maths lessons.

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Sunday, February 7, 2016

A 12-year-old from Worle has raised £2,299 for charity, putting her in the top three per cent of Britain's best fundraisers.

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Thursday, February 4, 2016

The boss of Weston-super-Mare's McDonald's restaurants visited Priory Community School in Worle to give its entrepreneurs' club a spot of advice.

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Friday, January 22, 2016

Pupils at Priory Community School have raised thousands of pounds for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

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Friday, January 1, 2016

THREE year 11 students at Priory Community School in Worle have been commended for their effort in creative arts and have been given awards.

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Sunday, November 29, 2015

A SCHOOL celebrated its 40th birthday by having five past and present headteachers all under one roof.

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Saturday, November 7, 2015

A FORMER student of Priory Community School in Worle has created a new e-planner to help students organise their work.

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Tuesday, October 13, 2015

YEAR six students from across Weston-super-Mare and Worle got a taste of what life at secondary school might be like at the weekend.

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Monday, September 28, 2015

STUDENTS at Priory Community School have been celebrating after raising an impressive £11,000 for charity last year.

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Sunday, September 27, 2015

MORE students from across North Somerset have been given the chance to take a look around Banksy's Dismaland exhibition in Weston-super-Mare.

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Saturday, September 19, 2015

A TOTAL of 43 students from Priory Community School in Worle are working to complete their Duke of Edinburgh (DofE) Award.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

A GYM at a secondary school in Worle has opened its doors to the general public.

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Monday, August 31, 2015

A NEW gym at Priory Community School, in Worle, will open to the public next weekend and has received a stamp of approval from Paula Radcliffe.

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Thursday, August 20, 2015

PRIORY Community School in Worle was full of happy faces this morning (Thursday) as they collected their GCSE results.

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Saturday, July 18, 2015

A RECORD number of prospective parents visited Priory Community School for its open day.

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Thursday, July 9, 2015

A HIGH-FLYING ex-pupil of Priory Community School returned to its corridors to inspire a group of current students.

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Sunday, July 5, 2015

YEAR 11 students at Priory Community School had their last ever day in school - and they arrived in style.

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Friday, July 3, 2015

AFTER weeks spent revising, year 11 students from Priory Community School finally got to let their hair down at the school's end-of-year prom.

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Tuesday, June 30, 2015

TWO budding maths stars have reached the top one per cent of mathematicians in the UK junior maths challenge.

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Thursday, June 11, 2015

A FORMER Priory Community School pupil is now training up its students to give them a kick-start in the sports industry.

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Friday, June 5, 2015

A BBC producer got a surprise when she was sent to her old haunting ground - Priory Community School - on an assignment.

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Thursday, May 28, 2015

A WORLE secondary school has given one of Britain's youngest ever teachers the chance to help dozens of students on their way to passing their maths GCSEs, while studying for a place at the University of Oxford.

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