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Big steps to learning with fun at Skegness schools

Pupils at schools in Skegness have been putting their best feet forward during a busy summer term, walking from home and getting involved in a number of projects.

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Mark Smith of the Ryan Smith Foundation launching the Balanceability programme at Beacon Primary Academy in Skegness. ANL-170518-151139001

Focus on safety as Skegness pupils get on their bikes

It was ‘helmets on’ when pupils at a Skegness school got on their bikes as part of a fitness scheme focusing on safety.

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Say cheese... Pupils demonstrating what they had learnt. EMN-170505-142152001

‘Say cheese!’: Pupils at Ingoldmells school have new skill

Pupils at Ingoldmells Academy learned a new skill last month when Wrates Photographers visited the school.

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Staff present the funds raised from the Sixth Forms charity week to Jamie Davenport, of Macmillan.

Week of charity at Skegness school raises £2k

Sixth formers at a Skegness school have raised more than £2,000 for cancer support through a week-long charity effort.

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Chefs from Marios Italian restaurant in Skegness have been teaching pupils at the Richmond School in Skegness how to make their own pizzas. ANL-170421-084518001

Pupils in Skegness get pizza action

Pupils at a Skegness school needed no encouragement to eat their dinners this week - they have been making their own pizzas.

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Teachers union fears that Lincolnshire schools will see budgets slashed by over £44 million by 2020

Teachers union fears that Lincolnshire schools will see budgets slashed by over £44 million by 2020

A national teachers trade union says Lincolnshire schools will be 44,975,691 worse off by 2019/20 than they were in 2015/16.

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The John Spendluffe Technology College in Alford. ANL-170420-120707001

£100k grant for technical college in Alford

A technical college in Alford has received a £100,000 grant to improve school buildings.

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Almost 95% of Lincolnshire children get first-choice primary school

The vast majority (94.3 per cent) of Lincolnshire children have been given a place at their primary school of choice through the admissions system this year.

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Award-winners at the Richmond School.

Outstanding pupils from Skegness receive honours

Awards have been presented to a host of outstanding pupils at a primary school in Skegness.

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Bill Lord allows full-time staff to have an extra day off each year and part-time staff, a morning (BBC Look North)

Lincolnshire headteacher gives ‘duvet days’ for staff in effort to look after teachers

Teachers at a primary school in Lincolnshire are being offered a “duvet day” by the headteacher in an effort to hire and retain staff.

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Older mums are better mums says new study

Older mums are better mums says new study

Older women make better mums with their children displaying fewer behavioural, social and emotional difficulties, a new study reveals.

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Are you smarter than an 11 year old? Find out by taking the tes

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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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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