YOUNG people have found a new way to compete in sporting competitions during lockdown.
REQUIRED for 16.15 hours per week during term time (KS2). The successful applicant will be required to demonstrate relevant experience of the TA role or have completed the TA training.
LITTLE Parndon Primary Academy has set up a board dedicated to the history of Harlow as part of its tailormade curriculum.
A HEADTEACHER has praised her community as she settles into the new leadership role during the pandemic.
THIS term, pupils at the Downs have been getting involved in numerous activities to encourage healthy lifestyles and develop their understanding of the world around them.
DESPITE the many challenges this year has brought to us all, at Potter Street Academy we are on a mission to ensure that our children do not miss out on a wide range of learning experiences.
ROBERT Halfon MP, the Chair of the influential Education Select Committee, was full of praise for a Harlow school when he visited on BBC Children In Need Day.
FAWBERT and Barnard Primary has raised hundreds for Children in Need. The Old Harlow school took part in “Five to Thrive” to boost mental wellbeing and raise vital funds for children and young people across the UK. The school had aimed for £350 but by Saturday morning had reached a total of £435 and rising. […]
THE quality of applications for children to lead their school was so high that extra posts have been created. All four pupils at Roydon Primary Academy, in Roydon, who were shortlisted and interviewed for the head boy and head girl positions have been recruited. Alby has been appointed as head boy, with Conrad as his […]
A SCHOOL community is coming together to fight for road safety measures to protect its children.
PARENTS of children starting primary school in the academic year starting in September 2021 are now able to apply online for their child’s Reception school place.
THERE is very poignant Remembrance Display at Holy Cross Primary Academy.
WHILE the pandemic continues to put the brakes on several activities and traditions this year, Halloween looked likely to be the latest victim.
JEROUNDS Primary Academy to hold virtual Open Day.
HARLOW’S MP, Robert Halfon, has launched his first ever Christmas Card Competition for all primary aged children in Harlow, Hastingwood, Matching, Nazeing, Roydon and Sheering.
THE ASDA Community Champions have just given a welcome cash boost to Pear Tree Mead school. A spokesperson said: “It was so amazing to give Friends of Pear Tree Mead an Asda Foundation cheque for £1,000 towards PPE, stationery and uniform. Headteacher Christine Peden said: “The money will help tremendously as it was especially difficult […]
THE start of term got off to a flying start at The Downs Nursery and Primary school, with children keen to see their teachers and friends and get back into the swing of school routines.
ON Friday, the children of St Luke’s Catholic Academy celebrated St Luke’s Feast Day with an official Blessing of the new Prayer Garden.
PRIMARY school children are working on their health and fitness, thanks to an investment in gym equipment at their school. The five primary schools within BMAT – Cooks Spinney Primary Academy, Freshwaters Primary Academy, Little Parndon Primary Academy and Roydon Primary Academy in Harlow and Magna Carta Primary Academy in Stansted – have each had […]
A SCHOOL in Harlow has won an award for providing great care to children and young people with type 1 diabetes.
LOCAL IT Support experts Shadowfax have launched the ‘Clear I.T. Out Campaign’.
A PETITION is calling’s for a zebra crossing outside Little Parndon Primary School.
ON Friday 9th October, at St James’ C of E Primary School on Paringdon Road, children and staff supported the Young Minds campaign #HelloYellow by wearing yellow to highlight the importance of looking after mental health.
WITH summer gone, another new school year has begun at Purford Green Primary and Potter Street Academy, and autumn term is in full swing. Some things look the same, but in other ways the schools are making great strides to adapt to ever-changing times.