VIDEO: Education secretary Justine Greening looks at apprenticeships and grammar schools during visit to Sleaford today

Education Secretary Justine Greening paid a visit to a local business and a school in Sleaford today (Monday) to see shining examples of apprenticeships and grammar schools at the heart her strategy for education.

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Seathorpe Primary School pupils jump for joy in new playground

A primary school has given its playground a makeover after 18 months of fundraising.

QEGS Alford speech night.

QEGS Alford celebrates an ‘exceptional’ year

QEGS Alford celebrated their exceptional year at their recent Speech Night.


Free half-term fun in Wainfleet

Magdalen Primary School, in Wainfleet is hosting a free activities club with lunch during the half-term break.

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Pupils in Alford hear from retired top cop

Pupils in Alford hear from retired top cop

Youngsters at Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School (QEGS), in Alford, welcomed an “arresting” ex-pupil at their recent Speech Night.

Skegness Grammar School. ANL-160928-143746001

Skegness school’s plea to former students to inspire new generation

A Skegness secondary school is seeking former students who can inspire and motivate the current generation to academic success and career confidence.

Can you spot the characters? Seathorne County Primary School celebrate. ANL-160919-090608001

Seathorne County Primary School celebrates Roald Dahl Day

Children brought stories from one of their favourite writers to life to mark the 100th birthday of Roald Dahl.

Headteacher of the Woodlands Academy Chris Armond. ANL-160917-091221001

Speciial school in Spilsby welcomes academy status

An ‘outstanding’ special school in Spilsby is celebrating after converting to an academy.

New headteacher Jo Edwards outside Skegness Academy. ANL-161009-160742001

Meet the new head of Skegness Academy

The new headteacher of Skegness Academy wants students not only to be proud of their achievements but also the town they live in.

The reception class at the Richmond School in Skegness. ANL-160913-142743001

First day at the Richmond School in Skegness

It was the first day of the best days of their lives and mums and dads across the Skegness area proudly waved the children off at the start of the autumn term.

Giles Academy.

UPDATE: Giles Academy closed due to burst water main

The Giles Academy will be closed for the rest of the day today (Friday) and will look to be back to normal on Monday morning.

Children from the Foundation stage with Mrs Hilary Foxon, who has retired. ANL-160609-103652001

Popular staff member at Skegness school retires

Pupils starting back at a Skegness school this week will be missing a popular member of staff who has retired after 28 years.

Top 10 things kids think you should have nailed before you turn 30

Top 10 things kids think you should have nailed before you turn 30

Forget fast cars, earning loads of money or even finding love - schoolchildren aged between five and 16 believe the secret to being a successful grown-up is being “happy”.

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Coun Patricia Bradwell.

Continued improvements in GCSE results across Lincolnshire

Early indications of GCSE results across Lincolnshire show continued improvements this year.

Rachel Bosworth, Harry Abbott and Tia Sanders-Darbyshire celebrating their GCSE results at King Edward VI Academy in Spilsby. ANL-160825-132324001

GCSE RESULTS: English and maths students excel at King Edward VI Academy in Spilsby.

An academy in Spilsby is continuing its upward trend with the best ever English and mathematics GCSE results in the school’s history.

Students at Skegness Grammar School celebrating their GCSEs (from left) Emily Bray, Tom Allison, Tom Jarvis, Elex Massey and Ella Hussey. ANL-160825-121246001

GSCE RESULTS: Exam gold for Olympian at Skegness Grammar School

It’s been a summer to remember for Team GB’s Tom Jarvis – and his GCSE results have been the icing on the cake.

Pupils at QEGS Alford.

Another successful year at QEGS Alford

Students at Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar, Alford, once again gained impressive GCSE results today (Thursday), with almost all students gaining 11 GCSEs at A*-C, and 98 per cent gaining 5+ A*-C including English and Maths.
GCSE RESULTS: John Spendluffe Technical College.

GCSE RESULTS: Consistent success at John Spendluffe Technical College

John Spendluffe Technical College, Alford, has enjoyed consistent success on GCSE Results Day (Thursday), and once again this summer’s results are a cause for celebration.

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