The latest news about schools and colleges in Preston and South Ribble

Fulwood nursery raises over £1,000 in memory of colleague

The event had a BBQ, face painting and a raffle. Pic: Evergreen's Evergreen Early Years in Preston hosted a charity Spring fair last week, raising over £1,000 in memory of their much missed friend and colleague. The annual event, open to families […]

4 days ago
Fulwood school shortlisted for Independent Prep School of the Year 

Children at Highfield Priory School in Fulwood. A school in Fulwood has been shortlisted for Independent Prep School of the Year. Highfield Priory School, on Fulwood Row, was shortlisted for the Times Educational Supplement Schools Awards, often […]

2 weeks ago
Fulwood prep school to host summer carnival

Children at last year's event enjoying the carnival rides. Pic: St Pius X Prep School A school in Fulwood is hosting a Summer Carnival event. St Pius X Catholic Preparatory School, on Garstang Road, are inviting the local community to join them for a family […]

2 weeks ago
Expansion of programme to build units for SEND pupils in Preston

County Hall in Preston. Pic: Blog Preston It costs Lancashire County Council twice as much to educate a child with special needs at an independent school as it does one run by the authority itself, cabinet members […]

2 weeks ago
Cardinal Newman College students raise money for homelessness by sleeping under the stars

Students dressed up in onesies which kept them warm during the cold night. A group from Cardinal Newman College in Preston have raised more than £1,700 for homelessness. Staff and students from the college took part in a ‘big sleep out’ to fundraise […]

2 weeks ago
Funding boost for breakfast clubs at schools in Preston

Preston Town Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Blog Preston Breakfast clubs at more than half a dozen Preston schools are to get a funding boost. It comes after Preston City Council decided to support the services with almost £80,000 […]

2 weeks ago
Statue of WW1 Corporal donated to Penwortham school memorial garden

Tommy with John Winders, gardener Chris Farron (second left) Principal Matt Eastham (third left), Lead Teacher for History Alistair Eccles (second right) and Priory's Head Prefects. A new addition to a war memorial garden has been unveiled at a secondary school in Penwortham. Penwortham Priory Academy were donated a statue of Corporal Tommy, which stands in […]

3 weeks ago
Archbishop Temple high school release details for 60th birthday celebration

Archbishop Temple Church of England High School in Fulwood is celebrating its 60th birthday. A family fun day will take place to mark the special occasion. The event will take […]

4 weeks ago
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