Students celebrate personal and academic achievements at Awards Night

Students and staff came together at Sussex Coast College Hastings last Wednesday evening to celebrate a year of academic and personal achievements.


PICTURE GALLERY: Sussex Teacher of the Year Awards 2018

The cream of the county’s educational talent gathered in Brighton on Wednesday (June 13) for the Sussex Teacher of the Year Awards.

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MP Amber Rudd praises the work of Glyne Gap School during visit

Amber Rudd MP visited Glyne Gap School on Friday 25 May, and was given a tour of the school and its fantastic new playground.

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College students hold charity event to support breast cancer charity

Level 4 Beauty Therapy students at Sussex Coast College Hastings raised over £900 for Breast Cancer Now during a fundraising event last month.

Alan Thomas and many other musicians at Eastbourne Bandstand protesting about the cuts to East Sussex Music Service (Photo by Jon Rigby)

Have your say on plans to cut East Sussex Music Service

A public consultation on proposals to reduce the role of the county’s music service has been launched.

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Millions of pounds secured to improve Rye College

Millions of pounds of funding has been secured for improvement work at Rye College.

Headteachers at three Battle schools have added support for a speed restriction in the town

Battle headteachers throw weight behind 20mph speed limit campaign

Three headteachers at schools in Battle have provided support for a campaign to lower the speed limit in the town to 20mph.

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Rye Academy Trust confirms closure of Studio School

The Trustees of Rye Academy Trust have confirmed their intention to close Rye Studio School at the end of August 2018.


Be part of the big picture and help students to realise their potential

Supporters of the Pestalozzi International Village Trust are being offered the opportunity to become part of a special photographic mosaic as the Sussex-based charity celebrates the achievements of its former students.

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Sussex Coast College set to teach new T Levels

Sussex Coast College is one of ten colleges in the South East set to teach the new T Levels.

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Pupils at Bexhill prep school enjoy dressing up for the Royal Wedding

Pupils at the Battle Abbey Prep School in Bexhill enjoyed celebrating the Royal Wedding.

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Battle school ‘improving towards outstanding’ rating

Pupils and staff at Netherfield School, in Battle, have celebrated an Ofsted report which rated the school as ‘good’.


Project sees pupils learning about rail safety and independent travel

School children from Hastings and Rother are among 7,000 youngsters in the south east to benefit from rail safety and information sessions.

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Sussex Coast College merger has been completed

The merger between Sussex Coast College Hastings and Sussex Downs College has now been completed.

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.


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

Parents in East 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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Get a Grip school attendance campaign leads to ‘signs of improvement’

A controversial campaign to tackle poor school attendance in East Sussex has led to ‘early signs of improvement’, according to the county council.

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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.

The former Mountfield and Whatlington Primary School building, taken in January 2017. The school closed in the summer of 2014

New specialist school in Mountfield could open this year

A specialist school with a capacity of five children could open on the site of a former primary school in Mountfield in September, subject to Ofsted registration.

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School celebrates well-loved John

Pupils and staff at Silverdale Primary Academy took part in a special fun Awareness Day last week to raised £304.50 for the Down Syndrome Awareness Association.


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