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Kenton School Stays Safe

Kenton School Stays Safe (16th September, 2020)

Bubbles, portable sinks and sanitising stations are just a few things that Kenton School has implemented to ensure that their opening for the new term is a successful one.

UTC South Durham A level results 2020

UTC South Durham A level results 2020 (13th August, 2020)

Sixth Form students at UTC South Durham celebrated their A-level results on Thursday 20th August 2020. All students passed their A-levels and equivalent qualifications, and every student has secured or is in the process of securing employment, an apprenticeship (higher or degree), or a place of university.

Royal Grammar School, Newcastle A level results 2020

Royal Grammar School, Newcastle A level results 2020 (13th August, 2020)

Like their peers across the country, Upper Sixth Form students at Newcastle Royal Grammar School received their A Level results earlier today.  As in previous years, students have achieved outstanding results, outstripping both local and national averages.

Ponteland High School A level results 2020

Ponteland High School A level results 2020 (13th August, 2020)

This year we want to pay tribute to our wonderful Y13 cohort whose last year with us has been so blighted by the Covid-19 pandemic, which has resulted in school closures since mid-March and the cancellation of public exams; this was not the way we would have wished them to finish their five years with us. They have been fantastic ambassadors during their time with us and have added greatly to our school community and culture. They have been excellent role models for our younger students particularly this year when we welcomed Y7 and Y8 into our school.

Durham Sixth Form Centre  A level results 2020

Durham Sixth Form Centre A level results 2020 (13th August, 2020)

Students at Durham Sixth Form Centre are celebrating success today following the publication of results, marking yet another year of excellent academic and personal achievements.

Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust A level results 2020

Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust A level results 2020 (13th August, 2020)

Today students in our four secondary schools received their A Level and BTEC results.

St Bede’s Catholic School & Byron Sixth Form College A level Results 2020

St Bede’s Catholic School & Byron Sixth Form College A level Results 2020 (13th August, 2020)

St Bede’s and Byron 6th Form College are extremely proud of our students who have endured and overcome a very challenging period in their lives. We are delighted that their hard work and commitment has been duly rewarded and feel they are fully justified in receiving the truly excellent results awarded today.

Three special free schools announced for North East

Three special free schools announced for North East (12th August, 2020)

The North East will see three new special schools bringing over 200 places to the region for students with social, emotional and mental health needs. The schools will be due to open in September 2022.

Preparation is Vital for Barley Fields Primary School

Preparation is Vital for Barley Fields Primary School (12th June, 2020)

Barley Fields Primary School have shared their story of how they have adapted their school days to fit their key worker families and their plans for the future as schools are set to reopen.

Huge step forward for Discovery Primary Academy

Huge step forward for Discovery Primary Academy (7th May, 2020)

Discovery Primary Academy have made huge steps forward in their plans for moving the academy to a permanent location by 2022 in order to increase their intake of pupils.

Primary School Staff Show children that ‘we’re all in this together’

Primary School Staff Show children that ‘we’re all in this together’ (1st May, 2020)

Staff from Brighton Avenue Primary School have made a video dancing to the High School Musical song ‘We’re All in This Together’ as a way of trying to put a smile on the children’s faces whilst they are not in school.

UTC South Durham aim for the peaks in fundraiser

UTC South Durham aim for the peaks in fundraiser (1st May, 2020)

UTC South Durham organised a sponsored climb for people to do in their homes on 13th April in order to raise funds for their ‘Visors for Victory’ initiative.