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11 PLUS QUIZ: Are you smarter than an 11 year old?

New research has revealed just 16% of parents score full marks in an 11 Plus quiz.

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Skegnesds Junior Academy ANL-170316-085523001

Skegness school reassures parents over Scabies outbreak

Parents at a Skegness academy are being reassured after an outbreak of Scabies was reported in the school.

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From left, Matt Warman MP, Dr Stephen Hopkins, Cllr Patricia Bradwell, Jennifer Bexon Smith, Heather Sandy.

First Boston and Skegness conference for schools held in Stickney

A Stickney school has hosted a number of others in the first Boston and Skegness Constituency Schools’ Conference last week.

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Skegness Academy.

Further details released over future of Skegness Academy

Further details have been revealed about the future of Skegness Academy - with the David Ross Education Trust said to be the preferred new sponsor.

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Pupils at Spilsby Primary dressed up  as their favourite book character or in their pyjamas to read a bedtime story to celebrate World Book Day. ANL-170203-143315001

Skegness area schools celebrate World Book Day

Pupils at schools in the Skegness area have bringing their favourite stories to life to celebrate World Book Day.

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Ninety per cent of Lincolnshire children get ‘first choice’ secondary school

The vast majority of more than 7,900 Lincolnshire children starting at secondary school will receive an offer of a place at their ‘first preference’ school this year.

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Teen pursuing a career in events management with help of £1k scholarship

Teen pursuing a career in events management with help of £1k scholarship

A Wainfleet teen pursuing a career in events management – inspired by childhood visits to music festivals – has been awarded a £1,000 scholarship to help realise her dream.

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Mr Siddle, head teacher at St Margaret's CE Primary School in Withern.

‘Good’ Ofsted for St Margaret’s, Withern

St Margaret’s CE Primary School in Withern has maintained its ‘good’ Ofsted rating following its first inspection report in more than five years.

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English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

A university is seeking doctoral candidates to undertake a PHD - in CHOCOLATE.

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Spilsby  Primary School 999 Day. Photo: Rachel Jeffery ANL-170702-122251001

Pupils in Spilsby meet real heroes of 999 call

Pupils at a primary school in Spilsby are meeting the real life heroes of a 999 call in an effort to give them confidence should an emergency happen.

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Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

The use of body cameras by front line police and other uniformed enforcement agencies is increasing at an unstoppable rate both in the US and UK.

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Latest school league tables show where you live affects your childs education

Latest school league tables show where you live affects your child’s education

The results are in, and the so-called north-south divide continues to separate children’s educational outcomes by geography – as the recently published secondary schools’ performance data from the Department for Education shows

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Customer service manager Jeanette Morley and Amanda Dawes are pictured with Mrs Marie Lake Literacy Coordinator at the Richmond School, Skegness. ANL-170127-142205001

Action-packed start to year for Skegness primary school

A Skegness primary school has had an action packed start to the term.

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Spilsby Primary School headteacher Andrew Clarke celebrating with pupils. Photo: John Aron ANL-170124-102142001

Top class pupils leading the way in Spilsby

Spilsby Primary Academy is celebrating after Government performance figures showed the academy to be in the top 10 per cent in the country for pupil progress.

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Students and staff at Queen Elizabeths Grammar  in Alford are celebrating success in the latest Government school league tables. ANL-170119-165429001

Success for ‘above average’ Alford school in education league tables

A grammar school in Alford appears to have come out on top of the education tables released by the Government with pupils making the most progress and getting the highest attainment under new national measures.

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Mrs Wilkinson (Cook in Charge), with the youngest and oldest school councillors, Farrah Cammack (Reception) and Jack Burrage (Year 6)

Healthy food award for Willoughby school

St Helena’s CE Primary School, Willoughby, is the only school in the county to receive a silver medal for its commitment to preparing and serving healthy fresh school lunches.

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Linkage College student, Sam Parkin, 20, identifying equipment used in a horticultural work setting. EMN-170113-165203001

Report highlights college’s success

A college near Spilsby has won praise from the Government’s education watchdog following the latest visit by inspectors.

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UPDATED: Eight Skegness area schools to remain shut tomorrow due to “adverse weather conditions”

Eight Skegness area schools will be closed tomorrow, Friday January 13, as a precautionary measure due to the adverse weather.

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Skegness Richmond School Year 4 pupils and  the cave constructed in Mr Nick Voces classroom. ANL-170901-160403001

Project takes Skegness pupils back in time

Pupils at the Richmond School in Skegness have been tapping into their inner cavemen by building caves in their classrooms.

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Coun Patricia Bradwell.

Lincolnshire schools could be set for £4.6m funding boost

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) a year.

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