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A stakeholder group will be formed to assess the progress of new school transport proposals in Suffolk, it has been confirmed.

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Gordon Jones
Wed, 13:57

Divisive plans to make cuts on free school transport in Suffolk have been given the go-ahead – but proposals for the decision to be reassessed have already been voiced.

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Gordon Jones
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Suffolk County Council is urging parents and carers to register for free school meals before April 1, 2018.

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Gordon Jones
Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Education bosses at Suffolk County Council have said that “progress is being made” with pupils’ attainment in maths, as a review gets under way this week.

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Gordon Jones
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

A careers guidance centre dedicated to helping young people in Lowestoft find their dream jobs is set to close at the end of the year.

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Gordon Jones
Monday, March 5, 2018

More than 97pc of students in Suffolk will get a place at one of their preferred secondary schools, the county council has confirmed.

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Gordon Jones
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Almost half of 15-year-olds in Suffolk are researching anorexia online and a third are using the Internet to view self-harm sites, according to an annual survey into online safety.

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Gordon Jones
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

More than four thousand people have signed a petition launched by a concerned mother urging Suffolk County Council to scrap its controversial plans to reorganise free school transport.

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Gordon Jones
Friday, January 12, 2018

Suffolk childcare providers have welcomed a payment increase – but warned the fight for sustainable funding is not over.

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Gordon Jones
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Early years’ providers have cautiously welcomed a funding rise expected to be approved by Suffolk County Council (SCC) today but warned it might not be enough to end the “crisis”.

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Gordon Jones
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

As the public consultation into controversial plans to reform school transport goes live today, officials at Suffolk County Council insist that they are listening to the concerns of parents and teachers.

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Gordon Jones
Friday, December 8, 2017

Suffolk County councillor Gordon Jones has defended his decision to not declare his position as a non-executive director of an academy trust ahead of a meeting discussing controversial changes to school transport.

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Gordon Jones
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Headteachers have spoken out against plans to cut school transport services as a consultation was launched into the plans.

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Gordon Jones
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Parents and carers of children have the chance to comment on changes to Suffolk’s school admission policy over the next six weeks.

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Gordon Jones
Monday, October 2, 2017

Rising numbers of seven-year-olds are reaching the expected standards at Suffolk’s primary schools, but results are still below the national average, new figures show.

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Gordon Jones
Friday, September 8, 2017

The number of parents lodging appeals after their child is refused a place at their preferred secondary school has more than doubled in the last four years.

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Gordon Jones
Saturday, August 26, 2017

More GCSE pupils in Suffolk passed English and maths than previously expected as praise continued to pour in after results day.

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