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Grantham pupils see fruits of mural work unveiled at Sleaford railway station

Pupils and staff from St Mary’s Catholic Primary School hopped on a train as VIP guests to go to the unveiling of a special mural at Sleaford railway station.

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Charles Read Academy students with Principal Robert Sloan and MP Nick Boles in the Houses of Parliament.

Corby Glen academy students given close-up view of Parliament

Year 9 students from Corby Glen’s Charles Read Academy had the opportunity to meet with the MP for Grantham and Stamford, Nick Boles, at the Houses of Parliament.

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The children dressed in their finery for the special ceremony.

Caythorpe school stages mock church wedding ... with Haribo rings

Children at a village school dressed up in their finery to stage a mock wedding at their local church.

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Pupils were able to join their classmates for breakfast.

Grantham teachers join their pupils for breakfast

Teachers at St Anne’s Primary School, Harrowby Road, joined their pupils for breakfast on Friday morning, as part of Farmhouse National Breakfast Week.

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Allington pupils have a ball at sponsored speed kick event

Allington pupils have a ball at sponsored speed kick event

Sporty pupils at Allington with Sedgebrook Primary School raised over £1,000 in a sponsored speed kick.

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An artist's impression of the planned Springwell Academy Grantham on New Beacon Road.

New Grantham school plans submitted

Following public consultation before Christmas, plans have formally been submitted for a new school in Grantham, which is due to open next 
January.

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David Scott

Grantham school is top of the class in Lincolnshire

The Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School heads a government school league table released today.

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Colsterworth Primary confident of improvement

Colsterworth Primary confident of improvement

Colsterworth Primary School has been rated “inadequate” by inspectors, who say it “requires significant improvement”.

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Frank Hedley

Grantham King’s School headmaster to retire

The headmaster of the King’s School in Grantham has announced he is to retire at the end of the academic year.

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WHAT’S ON: New Grantham WEA courses begin soon

New spring courses for adults from the WEA (Workers Educational Association) will be starting soon.

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Rex the T-Rex

Brave Grantham pupils have roarrr-some time with 8ft T-Rex dinosaur

Brave classmates at Little Gonerby Infant School travelled back to prehistoric times with a visit from a life-sized animatronic T-Rex.

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Jaz Abeysekera

Grantham Journal column: No time like the present

With so many new year’s resolutions being talked about in offices or at school, there’s no better time to act on those promises. Whether you’re looking for a new job or simply wanting to boost your CV to better your future career prospects; work experience is becoming an increasingly desired thing to have done. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a young person who is still at school or college or you’re someone who is part way through your career, showing that you have lots of skills both socially and professionally is crucial. Work experience provides many benefits, giving you skills and experience that will allow you stand out to potential employers as well as helping you choose the right sector to work in.

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Isaac Newton Primary School hopes to be able to create an outdoor classroom like this with the help of Tesco customers.

Grantham school wants your votes to help it create outdoor classroom

A primary school is hoping customers will get behind it and give it a cash boost.

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Children at one of the International Days

Grantham special schools win awards

Two Grantham schools have been honoured by the British Council for bringing the world into the classroom.

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Children at Huntingtower Headstart club

Out-of-school club wins praise from inspectors

A Grantham school’s before-and-after-hours club has been rated ‘good’ by school inspectors.

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Staff and students have been celebrating an 'Outstanding' Ofsted report

Grantham Priory Ruskin Academy rated ‘Outstanding’

Grantham’s Priory Ruskin Academy has been rated 
‘Outstanding’ by school 
inspectors Ofsted.

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The Rector of St Wulfram's Church, Fr Stuart Cradduck, and the Mayor of Grantham, Coun Mike Cook, officially opened the King's School Toy Bank this year.

Grantham King’s School Toy Bank lights up children’s Christmas

Many children will have toys under their Christmas tree this year thanks to the Toy Bank run by the King’s School.

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Walton Girls' High School

Grantham Journal letter: Do not fear for Walton

I refer to Dr Kim’s letter in last week’s Journal regarding the proposal submitted by school governors to the Department for Education with the unanimous approval of the Board.

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Caythorpe school joins academies trust

Caythorpe school joins academies trust

, joining a cluster of Grantham-based academies.

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