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A summer concert has celebrated musical talent and accomplishment.

Saint Felix School

Twenty-five rural schools in Norfolk have filled fewer than half of their reception class places, figures show.

A new all-weather outdoor play area has been installed at St Edmund’s Catholic Primary School in Bungay.

Frustrated childminders and nursery schools in Norfolk and Suffolk have urged the government to rethink its “damaging” policy to double free childcare hours before many are forced to close.

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Beccles Free School has received a Food for Life bronze award for its healthy and climate friendly food culture.

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A head boy is laying down a challenge to his fellow students to go the extra mile in their school’s popular fundraiser.

Hundreds of 11-year-old students across Norfolk and Suffolk will this week sit their SATs exams - but how would you fare?

Bungay High School has recently achieved accreditation for transforming practice under SSAT’s Framework for Exceptional Education (FEE).

Angelo Goduti

This summer will see the first cohort of GCSE students decipher a mix of letters and numbers in their results. Education correspondent Lauren Cope looks at the move to numerical grading and what it means for pupils.

An exciting new partnership between Ormiston Denes Academy and Norwich City Football Club is set to offer youngsters a range of sporting and educational opportunities.

Students from schools across the region have been unearthing lost artefacts and historical secrets in a rural village.

Hobart High School

The owner of a Lowestoft pre-school celebrating its 10th birthday says government funding cuts have left the business’s future uncertain.

Peter Aldous

Pupils from Saint Felix School have enjoyed an educational excursion to Greece.

Saint Felix School

A new educational federation should focus on training more young workers to support growing sectors in the east while providing educational opportunities for disadvantaged students, one of its main supporters has said.

New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership

Sixth form students have explored the world of marine science during a special visit.

Waveney District Council

A new educational federation should focus on training more young workers to support growing sectors in the east while providing educational opportunities for disadvantaged students, one of its main supporters has said.

New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership

Nine out of 10 parents in Norfolk and Suffolk will be sending their child to their first-choice primary school in September.

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Young scientists from Saint Felix School have participated in the finals of a national competition.

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Pupils and staff at a Lowestoft school are celebrating after receiving a ‘Good’ rating from an Ofsted inspection.

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More than 370 students have attended a skills conference to learn about the potential career opportunities available in the offshore renewables sector.

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More than 75pc of readers have agreed with government proposals to axe national curriculum tests taken by seven-year-olds in England.

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The lives of children with long-term medical problems are being put at risk because schools are failing to take care of them as well as they should, claims a group of charities.

Norfolk County Council

Pupils at a rural primary school have enjoyed a real spring term ‘tweet’ with the arrival of some fluffy friends.

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Roving news reporters from a Norfolk primary school have teamed up with their local library to promote interest in reading.

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A school is celebrating double success following inspection success and a rare recognition.

Langley School

Events are taking place across Lowestoft and Waveney today to raise funds for Comic Relief.

A library mentoring project teaching more than 750 Norfolk residents to read can go ahead after receiving a funding boost of almost £100,000.

Heads of hundreds of the county’s primary and secondary schools have warned of an “imminent” crisis, in hard-hitting letters sent to parents and carers. Here is the letter in full:

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’Decisions on school spending will no longer be driven by what is best for our children but rather what we can afford’.

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