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Plans for independent faith school in Broadfield

Broadfield Mosque has applied for permission to open an independent faith school in Broadwood Rise.

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Rev Chrissie Millwood and some of the Holy Trinity students

Pride and delight following Ofsted report

A headteacher has spoken about her delight and pride after her school received a glowing report from Ofsted.

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Heads support cross-party inquiry into school funding

West Sussex headteachers have welcomed the launch of a new inquiry into school funding.

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Dealing with exam stress

How to do deal with exam stress

Thousands of young people across Sussex are no doubt frantically revising ahead of sitting their GCSE or A-Level exams this summer.

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Most children given school of choice

Families have been told which primary school their children will attend in September – with all but 99 being given one of their schools of choice.

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When do parents in West Sussex find out about primary school places and can I appeal?

Parents in West Sussex will soon be finding out whether their child has been given a place at one of their preferred choices of primary school.

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Wakehurst Place. Photo: Jim Holden

Gatwick and Wakehurst gardens link up to help schools

London Gatwick has today announced a new, year-long partnership with Kew’s wild botanic garden Wakehurst, at Ardingly, to support a bursary programme for schools in the South-East.

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Hove Park School former student Kelly Romero (fourth from left) with sixth formers.

Ex-students called on to inspire next generation

Fourteen Sussex secondary schools are calling on former students to help inspire the current intake to go on to higher education.
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University of Sussex. Photo: Google Street Maps

Multi-million pound economic contribution from University of Sussex

The University of Sussex adds £343 million a year to the economies of Brighton & Hove, East Sussex and West Sussex, says a new independent report.

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School picks up second cash donation in less than a month from developer

School picks up second cash donation in less than a month from developer

Horley Infant School has picked up a second cash donation in under a month from Taylor Wimpey South Thames.

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Extra funding has been awarded to help even more school children learn how to cycle safely on today's roads. Picture: West Sussex County Council

More funds to ensure children are cycling safely

Extra funding has been awarded to help even more West Sussex school children learn how to cycle safely on today’s roads.

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Video: Celebrating joys and successes of West Sussex education

The joys and successes of students, their teachers and schools have been celebrated at a new awards ceremony.
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Thomas Bennett

Fears over planned cuts at Thomas Bennett

Staff at Thomas Bennett Community College are to be asked if they want to take industrial action over “devastating” cuts planned for the school.
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Video: Hop, skip and a jump for Sport Relief

Energetic youngsters have raised more than £700 for Sport Relief with a sponsored skip.
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Students from Hazelwick School with their stand

Crawley students win major science awards

Students from two Crawley schools have won prizes at the national finals of the Big Bang UK Young Scientist and Engineers’ Competition.

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Thousands of children in West Sussex persistenly absent from secondary schools

More than 5,000 children were persistently absent from West Sussex’s secondary schools last year, each missing at least 19 days of teaching, figures from the Department for Education show.

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Fresh plans for The Gatwick School

Gatwick free school’s second bid for permanent permission

A Crawley free school has submitted its second bid to secure permanent planning permission for its current home.

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Crawley Town Community Foundation

Would you like to play for Crawley Town FC u19s or work in the Sports Profession?

The BTEC post-16 education course has run for more than four years, and combines studying sport and football with playing and representing Crawley Town FC u19s.

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Education awards are hailed a success

Education awards are hailed a success

Nearly 200 pupils, teachers and school staff were on hand to celebrate the first ever West Sussex Education Awards tonight (Tuesday).

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