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Grantham nursery shortlisted for national play campaign

Puddleducks Pre School and Nursery on Welham Street, Grantham, has been nominated in this year’s Sudocrem ‘Play More’ campaign.

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Year 6 prom at St Mary's Primary School, Grantham.

Grantham Primary School holds prom as Year 6 say goodbye

St Mary’s Primary School in Grantham held its first prom last week as Year Six said goodbye to the school.

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Children from Children 1st nursery, Trent Road, donned cap and gowns last week for their graduation ceremony.

Nursery leavers in graduation ceremony

Preschoolers at Children 1st nursery on Trent Road, donned cap and gowns for their graduation ceremony last week.

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Students at Harlaxton Primary school took part in a medieval day last Thursday to go alongside this terms 'castle' topic.

Robin Hood joins Harlaxton schoolchildren for medieval festivities

Schoolchildren swapped their uniforms for medieval dress as part of their ‘castle’ topic last week.

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Little Gonerby Infant School pupils and residents of Harrowby Lodge Nursing Home.

Grantham infant school pupils rescue elderly residents’ garden

Deputy mayor Councillor Lynda Coutts joined staff and residents at Harrowby Lodge Nursing Home, in Harrowby Lane, for the official opening of their garden last week, after local schoolchildren gave it a long-awaited makeover.

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Teacher Victoria Atter presents Belton Lane Primary School letters to Coun Charmaine Morgan, chair of SOS Grantham Hospital.

Grantham pupils write letters calling for town’s A&E unit to be reopened overnight

Children at a Grantham school have written letters asking for their town’s A&E department to be reopened 24 hours a day.

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Tim Hotchin, Tarmac Barnstone Plants Manufacturing Coordinator, gets some help from a Bottesford Pre-School pupil.

Tarmac donation boosts Bottesford Pre-School garden plans

Tarmac’s cement plant at Barnstone has joined forces with an enthusiastic group of parents and local suppliers to help put the finishing touches to a play garden for young children in Bottesford.

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At the opening of the new outdoor classroom at Ambergate, Grantham, are pupils with from left, back - Katie Bennington, James Ellis, Scott Burland and Alan Long (Lincoln City) and holding the cup are Michelle Kapindale, Emily Burland and Zack Burland.

Grantham school’s outdoor classroom officially opened in memory of fund-raiser Gemma

An outdoor classroom has been opened at a Grantham school on Friday in memory of fund-raiser Gemma Burland.

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Charles Read Academy Principal Robert Sloan with Assitant Principal Charlie King at Buckingham Palace.

Corby Glen Academy teachers invited to Buckingham Palace as school reaches finals of news club competition

A school was invited to Buckingham Palace for the finals of a national awards ceremony.

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Year 11 students at Priory Ruskin Academy with their design awards.

Grantham Priory Ruskin Academy students win awards with GCSE sportswear designs

Year 11 students from Priory Ruskin Academy went to the Drill Hall in Lincoln to showcase their GCSE Product Design Coursework at the Design Academy Awards.

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Grantham College student awards.

Grantham College celebrates students at awards ceremony

The Mayor of Grantham joined college students for the annual student awards at Grantham college last Thursday, in celebration of the college’s 70th birthday. Held every year and hosted by the chief executive Linda Houtby, family and friends were also invited along to celebrate the students hard work.

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Claire Prestidge, Helen Jones and Sian Eyles with Little Gonerby Infant School pupils.

Grantham pupils unveil exhibit at Belton House

Families joined their children from Little Gonerby Infant School for the opening of their exhibition at Belton House on Saturday.

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King's boys take inspiration from St Wulfram's churchyard in Grantham to write poetry.

Grantham King’s School students take poetic inspiration from St Wulfram’s graveyard

Students from The King’s School, Grantham, were spotted among the gravestones of St Wulfram’s Church in Grantham, on Thursday.

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Walton girls at the annual Schools Fashion Show, which took place in Lincoln Drill Hall.

Grantham students show stunning fashion collection

Three talented fashion designers from Year 13 at Walton Girl’s School in Grantham have showcased their skills at a regional event staged in Lincoln.

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Impressive transport for some students to the Priory Ruskin Academy Prom at Belton Woods Hotel.

Grantham students turn up in style for school prom

A Ferrari, a VW camper van and vintage cars ensured students made an impressive entrance at Priory Ruskin Academy’s Prom night.

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Top award: Margaret Mason has been awarded with an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.

Surprise Grantham tea party for Queen’s Honours List nursery founder

Nursery children and their parents attended a surprise afternoon tea party in recognition of their nursery founder being included in the Queen’s birthday honours list.

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Grantham Journal column: Supply teachers are the answer to crisis

Reading news about education can be frightening at the moment, especially, if like me, you are a parent with a school aged child.

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Grantham St Hugh’s students join forces to tackle Race for Life

Students from The West Grantham Academy St Hugh’s joined forces with The West Grantham Academy St John’s on Friday to take part in their biggest Race for Life event yet.

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Headteachers of Sandon School and Ambergate Sports College James Ellis and Stela Plamenova celebrate their outstanding Ofsted reports with pupils.

Grantham additional needs schools continue to be ‘outstanding’ - Ofsted

Two schools in Grantham both remain ‘outstanding’ after they were given separate Ofsted inspections recently.

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Olympic stars Sir Steve Redgrave and Colin Jackson at the Summer Cup in Grantham.

Olympians Sir Steve Redgrave and Colin Jackson inspire students at Summer Cup in Grantham

Olympians Sir Steve Redgrave and Colin Jackson were guests at this year’s Summer Cup at The Meres in Grantham.

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