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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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”.

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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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Team building at a Sustainability Day at Skegness Eco Centre. ANL-170719-163949001

Career movers find inspiration in wild in Skegness

A tearful 32-year-old woman sat on her sofa searching for hope that one day she could achieve more than just being a cleaner.

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Sleaford New Life Pre-School children show off their Noah's Ark models. EMN-170721-182609001

Sleaford New Life Pre-school ‘Noah’s Ark’ boat building

Children at Sleaford New Life Pre-school enjoyed making boats using recycled material as part of their end of term celebrations when they presented a musical Noah’s Ark to family and friends.

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The presentation of the LRPS awards by Wayne Birks (Principal) (back left) to Daisy Hall, Luke Pattinson and James Kissack, with subject staff. Photo by Charly Walsh. EMN-170721-124249001

Sixth form snapper awarded at St George’s Academy, Sleaford

Sixth form photography students at St George’s Academy in Sleaford who completed their level 3 diploma with distinction have been recognised by the Royal Photographic Society with a licentiateship.

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Clara Lonsdale and Jonny Eckersley of Boohoo.com at the careers fair at St George's Academy, Sleaford. EMN-170721-182353001

Young fashion guru with Boohoo.com shares her experiences and inspires Sleaford students at her former school

A former Sleaford school pupil who is now a high flying executive in the world of fashion shared tips on her rise to the top with students at a careers fair held at the end of term.

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Metheringham Pre-school fun day at Metheringham Village Hall, celebrating 50th year. Staff L-R Juli Riley, Dee Spaight, Anna Russel - Pre-school leader, Audrey Buckberry, Julie Morris, Sue Redshaw. EMN-170717-191802001

Celebrating 50 years of Metheringham Pre-School

Staff, parents and children at Metheringham Pre-School came together to celebrate its 50th year.

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Pupils from St George's who took part in cake sale in aid of the River Slea. EMN-170725-140727001

Teenage NCS volunteers from Sleaford help renovate school garden area

Teams of teenagers from Sleaford schools have been busy taking part in the National Citizen Service (NCS).

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Children get active at alternative sport day in Leadenham

Over 100 children from local primary schools got involved in a ‘Get Fit and Active’ event hosted by Leadenham C E Primary School on Thursday.

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Pupils practicing their CPR technique on model dummies, joined by LIVES representatives. EMN-170707-145946001

Children learn how to save ‘LIVES’

Pupils at St Andrew’s CofE Primary School, in Leasingham, were joined by representatives from Lincolnshire Integrated Voluntary Emergency Service (LIVES) recently.

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Sandpits full of bugs that cause stomach upsets

Sandpits full of bugs that cause stomach upsets

Sand play pits harbour the emerging superbug C. diff that causes stomach upsets and diarrhoea and in rare cases damages the gut, a new study found.

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The giant youth orchestra formed for the music day at Carre's Grammar School. EMN-170707-170319001

Carre’s Grammar School hosts giant orchestra at music day

Carre’s Grammar School hosted its annual Music Day last Tuesday where an orchestra of over 200 musicians from 20 schools in the Sleaford area rehearsed for a performance to family and friends.

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Pop up student art exhibition at Sleaford train station

Art and photography by students from St George’s Academy will showcase in Sleaford station’s waiting room next Tuesday (July 18).

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Poorer children are being left behind when it comes to learning languages

Poorer children are being left behind when it comes to learning languages

The UK has a reputation (rightly or wrongly) for struggling to learn foreign languages. A recent survey showed, for example, that 62% of the population can’t speak any other language apart from English.

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