THE school council at Sir Frederick Gibberd College, in Harlow, met online for their final meeting of the school year.
SAVE OUR LIBRARIES ESSEX (SOLE) is demanding that a good stock of printed books are available in library services. SOLE believes these are essential for a library service, and that the inevitable increase in digital use during lockdown…
A SCHOOL’S care for its children during the Coronavirus crisis has earned it an award. Sir Frederick Gibberd College, in Harlow, has been given the Safeguarding Initiative Award, recognising schools which have demonstrated exceptional safeguarding during the crisis. The school submitted evidence to show how it has been taking care of its community and, as […]
THIS IS the last week for the Year 6 of Cooks Spinney Primary Academy. They may well never forget the last year. In twenty years, time, they may well describe 2020 to their won children as “challenging” or “different”
PUPILS at Roydon Primary Academy, in Roydon, have continued to take part in PE sessions, despite the Coronavirus crisis seeing the majority learning from home.
ESSEX Youth Service do sterling work all across the county and especially in Harlow.
MP Robert Halfon: Education Committee reports that GCSE and A-level results ‘could be affected by bias’
THE cross-party Education Committee’s report acknowledges the swift response of the exam regulator Ofqual and the Government in rising to the immense challenge of devising alternative arrangements for awarding grades
TEACHERS and support staff at Roydon Primary Academy, in Roydon, came together virtually to send a heart-warming message to the community.
Following on from their virtual game of toilet roll catch which brought smiles to pupils’ and parents’ faces earlier on in lockdown, the school has released another video.
AN announcement that Primary Schools in Essex will again receive PE & Sport Premium funding for the 2020-21 academic year has been welcomed by Essex County Council.
LAST week, members of the student council at Stewards Academy took part in a virtual roundtable organised by Place2Be, to talk with Robert Halfon, MP for Harlow and Chair of the government’s Education Select Committee.
THE HEADTEACHER of St Mark’s West Essex Catholic School has paid tribute to everyone associated with the Tripton Road school since the Covid-19 pandemic began.
STUDENTS at BMAT STEM Academy, in Harlow, are being offered a range of online experiences to develop their industry knowledge.
USUALLY, at this time of year, schools across Harlow have been hosting their GCSE Art exhibitions. They are wonderful events where staff, students and parents are able to attend and see the great work the students have produced.
A SCHOOL’S work to keep children active at home during lockdown has been recognised with a national award.
THE government will offer bonuses of £1,000 for every trainee they hire in a bid to boost jobs for young people amid the coronavirus crisis reports the Mirror.
AN INSPECTION report by government education watchdog, Ofsted has branded Harlow secondary school Mark Hall Academy “inadequate”.
I WAS hugely disappointed to read Robert Halfon’s response to Vic Goddard’s interview. I thought that the interview was brilliant and showed Vic, as always, to be a passionate educator who appreciates that the welfare of his students and staff is paramount and not only because it will have an effect on their learning.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has written to the Head of Passmores Academy, Vic Goddard in order to “clarify” a number of points made in a YourHarlow interview. Mr Halfon said: “As you know, I have always given strong support to Passmores Schools. I worked closely with Department for Education officials to ensure you received assistance […]
A HARLOW school has welcomed two new Child and Young Persons (CYP) officers who will support educational establishments in Harlow.
Harlow-based company announce online launch for ‘prologue’ theatre-dance piece from Rhiannon Faith looking at loneliness
DROWNTOWN, the new show from Rhiannon Faith Company (based at Harlow Playhouse), was set to tour this spring/summer including two shows at Harlow Playhouse on 24 June prior to a run at London’s Barbican, but for due to Covid19 all that has been postponed until 2021 (when it is hoped the Barbican dates can be rescheduled).
Robert Halfon MP reveals his ambitious vision to boost skills and create opportunities for every young person
GUARANTEEING the apprenticeship guarantee – Robert Halfon MP reveals his ambitious vision to boost skills and create opportunities for every young person
IF YOU want to get the feel for how popular Passmores Academy is then take this on board. 249 out of 251 of next year’s Year 7 intake plan to attend their summer school in July.
ST ALBAN’S and St Luke’s primary schools have two fantastic new sports pitches.
Education Secretary: Parents will face fines if their children aren’t back in school after the summer holidays.
IT will soon be compulsory for parents to send their children back to school amid the coronavirus pandemic.