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

Preston and Lancashire schools and nurseries could now reopen on Monday 15 June

A child draws with a crayon Pic: Pixabay A decision on whether schools and nurseries can take in more children is due on Monday (8 June). Lancashire County Council have given an update on when they are next […]

9 months ago
Lancashire County Council issue further statement about primary schools not taking more pupils

Sign on the gates of a school in Ashton-on-Ribble during lockdown Pic: Tony Worrall Lancashire County Council has issued an additional statement after the news it was now not recommending primary schools accept more pupils from Monday 1 June. During Wednesday (27 May) afternoon […]

9 months ago
Preston schools now advised by Lancashire County Council not to widely reopen on Monday 1 June

Two girls writing in a text book Pic: Pixabay Schools in Preston under the authority of Lancashire County Council have been told to delay wider reopening. The government had ordered primary schools in England to reopen on Monday (June […]

9 months ago
Preston schools left to make their own decision on whether to reopen on June 1

Sign on the gates of a school in Ashton-on-Ribble during lockdown Pic: Tony Worrall Headteachers and nursery owners in Preston have been told it is their decision whether they reopen on Monday June 1. The government in England has said primary schools can reopen […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston teens encouraged to consider university despite school lockdown

Pupils working on an iPad An outreach programme helping more Preston teenagers start higher education is finding new ways to offer advice despite the school lockdown. Future U, which aims to increase the numbers of […]

10 months ago
Fulwood school producing 3D printed valves that could turn snorkel masks into ventilators

Charlotte Valve samples produced by Archbishop staff Staff from Archbishop Temple School in Fulwood have used the school’s 3D printers to produce sample valves that could convert a full-face swim mask into a life-saving ventilator. As well […]

10 months ago
Preston schools unite to donate PPE to Royal Preston Hospital

The schools donated PPE to the NHS for use across Preston and Chorley hospitals Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Schools across Preston and South Ribble have donated goggles and other protective equipment to NHS workers at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals. More than 1,000 sets of goggles and examination gloves were […]

10 months ago
Most reception pupils have been given a place at their chosen primary school in Preston and Lancashire

The vast majority of primary school starters in Lancashire will be lining up in the playground of one of their chosen schools when the bell rings in September. Figures for […]

11 months ago
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