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Walton raises the roof for St Barnabas Grantham Hospice

Pupils of a Grantham school raised £200 for St Barnabas Grantham Hospice through a choir service held at St Wulfram’s Church.

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Young members of Bythams Fitness Club

Bythams pupils tot up 6,700 miles around their school field

Bythams Primary School youngsters run around the school field every day as part of a campaign to encourage fitness and healthy lifestyles.

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Charles Read Academy in Corby Glen has been rated 'good' by Ofsted.

‘Incredible milestone’ for Corby Glen academy as school is rated ‘good’ by Ofsted

An academy threatened with closure a few years ago has made significant improvements and has been praised by Ofsted.

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Olympic gold medallist Shona McCallin with pupils of National Junior School

Olympian begins her tour of Inspire+ schools in Grantham

Pupils of three Grantham schools have been paid a visit by a local Olympic gold medallist in a tour organised by Grantham-based sports charity Inspire+.

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Pupils at Caythorpe Primary School were visited by Lincoln MP Karl McCartney.

Caythorpe pupils enjoy ‘Question Time’ with Lincoln MP Karl McCartney

A primary school pupil was ‘surprised and excited’ when an MP visited his school to talk to his class.

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Sarah Outen meets the children of the Harrowby Infant School. Photo: TRP-31-1-2017-092B (4)

Adventurer Sarah Outen talks to Grantham schools about her global challenge

Adventurer Sarah Outen visited two schools in Grantham recently to tell the children about her adventures around the world.

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Grantham Journal letter: CCTV will worsen car park problem

It’s great that the bad parking outside the National Junior School is finally being addressed but it will also exacerbate the growing problem of people simply parking illegally in the Conservative Club car park.

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The Bishop of Grantham, the Rt Rev Dr Nicholas Chamberlain, opens the news offices at Barkston Primary School.

Bishop of Grantham opens new offices at Barkston and Syston School

The Bishop of Grantham has opened new offices at Barkston and Syston Primary School.

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Paralympics athlete Sam Ruddock visits Harrowby Infants School and is pictured with pupil Aimee Green who is taking part in a 5km run. Photo: TRP-19-1-2017-075B (4)

Grantham schoolchildren inspired by visit of Paralympian Sam Ruddock

Schoolchildren in Grantham have been truly inspired by the visit of Paralympian Sam Ruddock.

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The Duchess of Rutland with children on a Cricket & Countryside Education Day on the Belvoir Estate.

Duchess of Rutland to run London Marathon in aid of cricket trust

Emma Duchess of Rutland is lacing up her trainers to run the Virgin London Marathon in April for the Belvoir Cricket and Countryside Trust.

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Parking outside the National Junior School in Grantham.

CCTV pilot aims to stop parking outside Grantham’s National Junior School

A pilot scheme to put mobile CCTV units outside schools to stop illegal parking is due to go ahead.

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Sir William Robertson Academys 2016 school production of Grease

Grease is the word at Welbourne school

Sir William Robertson Academy’s sell-out school production of Grease, which ran for three nights, was a resounding success.

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Reforms to bring extra £4.6m for schools

Government plans to end the ‘historical postcode lottery’ in school funding means Lincolnshire could be in line for an extra £4.6 million (2.3 per cent).

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St Anne's Primary School, Grantham.

Grantham school St Anne’s celebrates ‘exceptional’ SATs results

A Grantham primary school has celebrated excellent results following its SATs exams.

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Every child at Huntingtower and Isaac Newton primary schools in Grantham will receive a free book to take home this Christmas from Penguin Random House UK

Sharing the joy of reading with Grantham schools

Every child at Huntingtower and Isaac Newton primary schools in Grantham has received a free book to take home this Christmas from Penguin Random House UK, the UK’s largest trade book publisher.

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Ancaster Pre-School's 'Santas Dash'

Families embark on a ‘Santa Dash’ to raise money for Ancaster Pre-School

Youngsters and their mums and dads went on a ‘Santa Dash’ to raise money for a village pre-school.

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Lt Col Ray Ogg, the Contingent Commander of the CCF at King's School Grantham, with the Victoria Cross won by Charles Sharpe.

Grantham King’s School cadets help create wood in memory of fallen soldiers

Cadets based at a Grantham school have been planting trees in a new wood created in memory of fallen military personnel from Lincolnshire who served in World War One.

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Winners of a Belvoir Grantham Christmas competition are Henry Midgley, 4, of Little Gonerby Infant School; Kai Lawson, 7, from Cliffedale Primary School; and Chloe Hunter from Cliffedale Primary School.

Youngsters’ festive scenes win them prizes in Belvoir Grantham competition

Lettings agency Belvoir Grantham recently teamed up with Grantham schools Cliffedale Primary and Little Gonerby Infant to hold a Christmas colouring competition.

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Billingborough parish council celebrates its Community Fund grant

Children in Billingborough benefit from SKDC’s Community Fund

Children in rural villages have been among the latest to benefit from a successful application to South Kesteven District Council’s Community Fund.

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Ministers are looking into making sex and relationships education compulsory for all secondary school pupils

Ministers consider mandatory porn lessons

Ministers are looking into making sex and relationships education compulsory in all schools, in a move that would see pupils learning about online pornography, sexting and the issue of sexual consent.

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