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Children's plea to drivers after lollipop man's close call

A lollipop man’s close call with a car has prompted children to launch their own road safety campaign.

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Holy Trinity School, Lower Beeding, had a good short Ofsted inspection

Ofsted praise as school lives up to ‘good’ rating

Ofsted has praised a primary school as being a “harmonious community where respect, care and joy abound”.

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Worth Less? campaign

New school funding formula 'papering over cracks'

Headteachers have accused the government of "papering over the cracks" of the education cash crisis following the announcement of a new funding formula.
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Karen White (headteacher) with Years 4-6 of the school council

Onwards and upwards for improved school

“Onward and upwards to outstanding”, was the message from one headteacher after her school received an improved Ofsted rating.

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Charlotte Veale receives her award from headteacher Nick Wergan

Steyning student rewarded for ‘outstanding’ achievements

A student from Steyning Grammar School’s sixth form college has been selected by the Harvard Club of London as a recipient of the annual Harvard Book Prize.

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West Sussex County Council

Time to apply online for secondary school places

West Sussex families can go online to apply for a secondary school place for their child from today (Monday September 11).

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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.

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West Sussex SATs

SATs figures rise but still fall short of average

West Sussex children have made big improvements in their Key Stage 2 SATs results – but have still fallen short of the national average.

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Peter Basset, one of the early members, cutting the decorated anniversary cakes

Arun Valley U3A celebrates 25th anniversary

The 25th anniversary of Arun Valley U3A was celebrated at the annual garden party, held near Petworth, in a member’s garden.

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65% less sugar for West Sussex primary school meals

65% less sugar for West Sussex primary school meals

Children heading back to primary school this September will have on average 65% less sugar in their school meals than three years ago – a total of over 2kg per pupil per year.

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GCSEs: No comparison between old and new results

Comparing a school’s GCSE results used to be a simple affair – you just looked at the A*-C pass rates for each year.

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Pride and delight for head as Forest School excels

Pupils, staff and Governors at The Forest School are celebrating an excellent year of GCSE exam results.

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Superb results for Steyning Grammar – especially George!

Steyning Grammar School has reported record GCSE results, with one student securing a perfect Further Maths score.

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County council congratulations for GCSE students

West Sussex County Council has congratulated the county’s pupils who received their GCSE results today.

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Video: Millais School delight over exceptional performance

Millais School, in Horsham, has said it is delighted to be celebrating yet another year of exceptional performance.

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Live blog: Exam success in West Sussex

Here we look at how West Sussex has done in this year’s GCSE exam results. Send in your congratulatory messages to karen.dunn@jpress.co.uk and we will endeavour to add them to this live blog.

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Tears and smiles for GCSEs at The Weald

There were tears and smiles at The Weald School, in Billingshurst, when students collected their GCSE results.

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Slideshow: Millais and Tanbridge House GCSE success

Our photographer was out and about in Horsham this morning, capturing the looks of joy as students found out their GCSE results.

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Share your GCSE success stories with us

Share your GCSE success stories with us

Today’s the day thousands of teenagers find out how they did in their GCSEs.

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GCSE results day – a survival guide

The climax to years of hard work and high expectations for 16 year-olds nationwide is nearly here.

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