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  1. Quarter of Bradford pupils miss out on first choice secondary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A QUARTER of 11-year-olds in the Bradford district will not be going to their first choice secondary school this September, new admissions figures have revealed. Secondary school allocation figures show that 5.4 per cent of pupils were allocated a secondary school that they showed "no preference" for.

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  2. Majority of youngsters achieve top secondary school choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    In Hampshire 97.6 per cent of students were offered a place at their first or second choice school for September. In Southampton 93.9 per cent got their first or second preference - with 86.4 per cent of youngsters being granted their top choice.

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  3. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has hoops? Yes, a lot moreRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WBTV

    There's more to a community college than just taking classes, in fact, there are some things happening at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College that may surprise you. In an article provided to WBTV, there's a lot mentioned about sports teams, field trips, and other activities that you may not associate with a community college.

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  4. Head: Barnard Castle School headmaster Alan Stevens. Picture: Sarah CaldecottRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    With his country tweed jacket, professorial air and book-lined study Alan Stevens looks every inch the minor public school headmaster. But it might surprise outsiders how much fee-paying Barnard Castle School - opened in 1886 contributes to the local community.

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  5. Secondary school places in Berkshire: most got their first choice in West BerksRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Three out of four children in Reading compared to nine out of 10 in West Berkshire got their first choice secondary school place In Reading the number of families offered their first choice secondary school was up this year despite an overall increase in the number of applications. More than three out of four children or 78.6 per cent were allocated a place in their first-choice school in Reading - up from 74.6 per cent last year.

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  6. 80% of Bexley pupils got offered their first choice for secondary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News Shopper

    Year 6 pupils in Bexley should be the happiest in London today - with 80 per cent getting their first choice secondary school place. Bexley was the London borough with the highest success rate, with a further 12.8 per cent of pupils getting their second preference.

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  7. Almost all children get a place in school of choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Heraldseries.co.uk

    MORE than 90 per cent of primary school leavers in Oxfordshire will go to their first-preference secondary school this year. Oxfordshire County Council has been sending letters to the county's parents telling them whether their child had been accepted at their first-choice school.

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  8. Parents fork out A 22 million on school uniforms in WorcestershireRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Malvern Gazette

    A report by The Children's Society has revealed the "unreasonable" figure, with an average family forking out between A 251 and A 316 annually for each child. Parents are so stretched financially across the county by the A 21,801,783 uniform bill that 16,184 children went to school in incorrect, unclean or poorly fitting uniform, according to the research.

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  9. Financial Literacy: 'MoneyIsland' teaches Stearns fifth-graders about personal financeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Kids and adults alike have money on their minds, but when it comes to navigating the seas of spending, saving, sharing and investment opportunities, it can be, for some people, unchartered waters. To help make money matters a smooth sailing experience for kids, Lee Bank has brought a program called "MoneyIsland" to Stearns Elementary School, where it's being piloted by fifth-graders. 3 comments

  10. Little girl misses out on EVERY high school she applied for - just like hundreds of other childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Courtney Wells, who starts Year 7 in September, has been told she will be going to a sixth form centre previously placed in special measures and branded inadequate A girl has been told she won't be going to any of the high schools she applied for - despite one being closer to her home than the one she has been offered. Courtney Wells is one of almost 1,000 city children who have not been offered ANY of their secondary school preferences.

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  11. Pre-planning application consultation on new Moreton Hall high...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    There are just a few days left for people to air their views on a proposal to build a new secondary school at Moreton Hall in Bury St Edmunds. Plans for the high school for 11 to 16-year-olds at Lady Miriam Way follows Suffolk County Council's decision to move to a two-tier system of education for most of the region's schools.

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  12. Thousands of students offered free Shakespeare ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Harrow Times

    Secondary school students from Barnet, Enfield, Harrow and Haringey have been offered free tickets to Shakespeare's Globe on Bankside to see Othello set in the First World War, specially created for 11 to 18-year-olds. An annual project from Globe Education at Shakespeare's Globe, every state secondary school in London and Birmingham is offered free tickets to see a 100-minute long Shakespeare play on the famous Globe stage.

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  13. Exams and Assessment Administrator - Hampstead - 23-24kRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | EduGeek

    Our prestigious client UCS is a leading London Independent school achieving academic excellence whilst providing students with an outstanding education. We are currently recruiting for an Exams and Assessment Administrator to support the SIMS Data Manager in the Upper School.

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  14. Virginia lawmakers say bake sale ban takes the cakeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBC News

    U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama helped implement new federal school nutrition rules, but Virginia's legislature recently acted to get around those rules so that bake sales can more easily be held on school grounds to raise funds. so fed up - so to speak - with school nutrition rules preventing the sale of sugary, fatty treats that they embarked on what turned out to be a controversial mission: bringing back bake sales.

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  15. Call for councils to be able to open new schoolsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. LEEDS CITY Council said it was working on a series of school expansions to cope with demand for places after the latest application figures showed a big increase.

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  16. Derrick Fellowes and Dr Philip Gibbs, of Residents Against Inappropriate DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Halstead Gazette

    BASILDON schools would be swamped if up to 6,000 homes were built on green belt to form a garden suburb. Children living in the proposed Dunton Garden Suburb, between West Horndon and Laindon, would have to be taught in schools in either central Basildon or Brentwood, Essex County Council said.

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  17. Emwazi's mother recognised son in videoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Ghaneya Emwazi, 47, screamed on recognising her 26-year-old son as the knife-wielding fanatic in the horrific Islamic State propaganda film. She confirmed he was the IS chief executioner when she and her husband Jasem, 51, were questioned by the Kuwaiti security services on Sunday.

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  18. 6,000 new homes 'would swamp Basildon schools'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Maldonandburnham Standard

    BASILDON schools would be swamped if up to 6,000 homes were built on green belt to form a garden suburb. Children living in the proposed Dunton Garden Suburb, between West Horndon and Laindon, would have to be taught in schools in either central Basildon or Brentwood, Essex County Council said.

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  19. Are Prestigious Private Colleges Worth the Cost?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md., is one the schools that appeals to Levi Bisonn, a high-school senior from Washington state. Cost will weigh heavily in his final choice of school, Mr. Bisonn says, but so will "clout."

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  20. Pupils call for cut in household wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | This Is Staffordshire

    At least 10 schools across North Staffordshire and South Cheshire have signed up to the campaign, coordinated by EDF Energy as part of its Pod education programme. It follows research by the charity Wrap, which has estimated that food accounts for almost half of the waste produced by primary schools, and almost a third of the waste from secondary schools.

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