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COLUMN: Coun Patricia Bradwell - ‘Students excel’

I t’s been another year of change and challenge for our students and schools to cope with but it looks like Lincolnshire has performed very well compared to other areas of the country.

News
Families and guests at the Chestnut Street School garden club tea party. EMN-170809-171607001

School garden club seeks hens

A primary school gardening club is branching out after its first couple of years.

Education
School to raise staff presence at leaving time and PCSO visits Sleaford schools as police appeal for CCTV and dashcam footage from drivers after assault by three men on Sleaford school girl

School to raise staff presence at leaving time and PCSO visits Sleaford schools as police appeal for CCTV and dashcam footage from drivers after assault by three men on Sleaford school girl

Police are renewing their appeal for ionformation regarding an alleged assault by three men on a 14-year-old Sleaford girl on her way to school yesterday (Thursday).

Crime
Kesteven and Sleaford High School. EMN-170914-132617001

Police investigation in Sleaford after teenage girl ‘accosted’ by three men on way to school

Police have been questioning a teenage girl after she is alleged to have been ‘accosted’ by three men on her way to school in Sleaford.

Crime
Sergeant Major Instructor Richard Barnes

Young people encouraged to join the Army Cadet Force

A shop manager who volunteers in Navenby is encouraging both young people and adults who live locally to join the Army Cadet Force (ACF).

Politics
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Caythorpe’s academy plans

Caythorpe Primary School has put in an application to become an academy.

Education
Gender gap in the classroom

Gender gap in the classroom

With gender stereotypes at home and a glass ceiling in the boardroom, it seems that a battle of the sexes also exists in the classroom.

Offbeat
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Lincolnshire schools show continued success at GCSE

GCSE results across Lincolnshire show continued success this year including a good response to the new English and maths measure.

Education
GCSE results day. Carres Grammar School. L-R Dominic Sellers 16 (8xA*, 2X9), Max Beckett 16 (7xA*, 1x9), Travis Cullum 16 6xA*, 2x9), Thomas McDonagh 16 (1xA8, 9xA, 1x9). EMN-170824-120641001

GCSE RESULTS: Carre’s Grammar School ‘delighted by results’ in light of ‘undoubtedly tougher’ Government grading systems

Carre’s Grammar School is ‘delighted’ by it’s pupils efforts in light of ‘undoubtedly tougher’ course content and grading nationally.

Education
Sophie Cooknell from Welbourn and Catlin MacNeill from Cranwell

GCSE RESULTS: ‘Outstanding achievement’ of students at Sir William Robertson Academy

Students from Sir William Robertson Academy, Welbourn, are delighted with their GCSE success with many gaining A* and grades 8 and 9 across several subjects.

Education
GCSE results day. St George's Academy. L-R Kayleigh Cooper 16 (5xA*, 5xA), Eve Russell 15 (9xA*, 2xA), Jodie Rodgers 16 (3xA*, 6xA) EMN-170824-120617001

GCSE scores at St George’s Academy improve despite more demanding examinations

Despite the introduction of more demanding courses, GCSE outcomes at St George’s Academy have continued to improve for a fourth year in succession.

Education
GCSE results day. Kesteven and Sleaford High School. L-R Mhairi Brewer 16 and Freya Blackwood 16 looking at their results. EMN-170824-120544001

GCSE RESULTS: Top grades from a ‘challenging syllabus’ at Kesteven and Sleaford High School

Kesteven and Sleaford High School is celebrating the fantastic achievements of its GCSE students in this year of significant national change both in terms of grading of English and Maths GCSEs and more challenging syllabus content.

Education
Caythorpe School pupils celebrate their Lottery grant. EMN-170814-140656001

School hits £10,000 Lottery grant jackpot

Staff and pupils at a village primary school are thrilled to have been awarded a £10,000 grant from the National Lottery Awards for All Scheme.

Education

PHOTO GALLERY: A level results at Sir William Robertson Academy, Welbourn

Sir William Robertson Academy’s is celebrating its best ever A level exam success with only its fourth full set of results.

Education
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Lincolnshire A-level pass rate above national average

Provisional results from 34 out of 39 schools in the county show that Lincolnshire has continued to perform well and results are close to the UK average in many measures.

Education

PHOTOS AND VIDEO: St George’s Academy A Level pass rate soars to 99%

St George’s Academy students and staff are celebrating their best ever post 16 performance today (Thursday) with 99 per cent of A level entrants and 100 per cent of those taking vocational courses securing a pass grade.

Education

PHOTO AND VIDEO GALLERY: Carre’s Grammar School celebrates 100% A level pass rate

Students and staff at Carre’s Grammar School in Sleaford are celebrating a 100 per cent pass rate on the release of today’s A level results.

Education

VIDEO and PHOTO GALLERY: A level results success at Kesteven and Sleaford High School

Kesteven and Sleaford High School is celebrating another year of outstanding A level and AS results today (Thursday) with every single student achieving A Level passes in the subjects they took.

Education
Northamptonshire County Council's children's services were rated "inadequate" by Ofsted in 2013.

A-level results day? Don’t panic says county careers service

A-level results day can be a nerve-racking experience for students waiting for their results, but the message from Lincolnshire County Council’s education and careers team is, “don’t panic, there’s plenty of advice and help out there for you”.

Education
Pupils busy creating illustrations for the book. EMN-170725-121708001

Pupils help illustrate book to fund Ruskington church bells restoration

Children at a Ruskington school have been putting their pens to paper in support of a church bells restoration campaign.

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