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

Newman College tutor leads UK musicians in creating foodbank fundraiser album

Ryan Hamilton A tutor from Cardinal Newman College is creating an album of donated songs to raise money for a foodbank charity. Ryan Hamilton, who teaches business studies at the Avenham college, […]

2 weeks ago
Broadgate school pupils learn about sight loss thanks to charity Galloway’s

St Stephen's Year One and Two pupils with their collection boxes Youngsters at a Broadgate school were given a lesson in looking after their eyes and keeping their classrooms tidy during a visual awareness session. The pupils at St Stephen’s C […]

2 weeks ago
Middleforth school staff cycling over 500 miles to raise funds for new playground

Middleforth school staff doing the cycle challenge Staff at Middleforth C of E Primary School are taking on a cycling challenge to raise funds for a new playground. The staff originally set out to cover the distance […]

3 weeks ago
Fulwood school receives ‘significant investment’ for online support for students

Fulwood Academy students with laptops A Fulwood school is rolling out access to home broadband and learning devices for students after receiving a ‘significant investment’. Fulwood Academy has purchased 200 devices and a number of […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Parents across Preston reminded to follow social distancing guidelines when collecting children

As the school term starts again, the county council’s cabinet member for schools is reminding parents to follow social distancing guidelines when picking up and dropping off their children. This […]

4 weeks ago
School closures in lockdown 2 and ‘rotas’ call backed by Preston City Council leader

A book exchange at a primary school in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Calls for schools and colleges to close as part of the second lockdown have been made – and resisted by the government. Preston City Council’s leader is among those backing […]

4 weeks ago
Preston dancer helps UCLan create virtual dance project for primary school pupils

Dr Joanne Pledger behind the scenes Fun, free resources aimed at helping to engage primary school pupils with the wonders of space through dance are available for schools now. The project has been created by the […]

1 month ago
Leader of South Ribble Borough Council shares open letter condemning MP’s vote against free school meals

School canteen. Pic: Katrina_S Pixabay Councillor Paul Foster, Leader of South Ribble Borough council has sent an open letter to Katherine Fletcher, the MP for South Ribble. In the letter, Cllr Foster condemns MP Katherine […]

1 month ago
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