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Partial closure for Longridge school after staff member tests positive for Covid-19

St Cecilia's Roman Catholic High School Pic: Google St Cecilia’s Roman Catholic High School in Longridge has closed to Years 7, 8 and 9 after a staff member tested positive for Covid-19. 12 staff members are in self-isolation. […]

2 weeks ago
Applications are now open for school places for primary and secondary pupils in September 2021

Schools in Lancashire receive funding boost Applications now are open for children starting primary and secondary school in September 2021. Lancashire County Council’s online application system, which was used by 95% of applicants last year, went […]

2 weeks ago
Prestonians warned to plan journeys to avoid road choas ahead of schools reopening

Highways workers in hi-vis jackets direct traffic in Fishergate Pic: Paul Melling Lancashire County Council is urging people in Preston to plan their journeys to help minimise congestion when schools go back next week. Roads are expected to be at their busiest […]

3 weeks ago
Preston pupils over 11 should wear face coverings due to extra local lockdown measures

School student wearing facemask in classroom. Pic: Alexandra_Koch Pupils over the age of 11 and staff should wear face coverings in communal areas when Preston schools reopen. Lancashire County Council has announced the extra precaution for areas where […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week, August 15 to 21

Image from Beyond Politics' video of Susan's protest A lot has happened in Preston over the last seven days. Preston and South Ribble saw a number of new coronavirus cases reported over the last week, and students celebrated […]

4 weeks ago
Preston’s high school students celebrate GCSE results day success

Fulwood Academy Head Girl, Lucy Corner, achieved top grades Students across Preston received their GCSE results yesterday (Thursday, 20 August) in a year that saw formal exams being put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. Instead of the […]

4 weeks ago
Fulwood Academy students benefit from extra technology investment

Fulwood Academy students with their fitness device Fulwood Academy has embraced technology as the education system responds to the impact of COVID-19. Through the Dunstone Education Trust, the school has not only been able to support students […]

4 weeks ago
Uniform bank launches to help clothe Preston’s school children

Pupils in the classroom at Archbishop Temple School The Community Gateway Association (CGA) has launched a new Uniform Bank in Preston to support parents in the city and surrounding areas who need help clothing their children for their […]

1 month ago
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