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Lancing academy welcomes applications from Shoreham pupils

Shoreham pupils who missed out on a secondary school place in their town are being encouraged to consider attending a Lancing academy.

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Pupils from Upper Beeding Primary School with David Lawrence

Young vocalists challenged at inspirational workshop

Children from Upper Beeding Primary School have been vocally challenged in an inspiring music workshop.

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Becky Sykes, left and deputy head Karyn Astle

Award-winning scheme welcomes parents into Shoreham school

A Shoreham primary school has been presented with an award for its work to build robust relationships between parents, carers and the school.

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Sir Nicholas Soames MP

MPs appeal for changes to new school funding formula

West Sussex MPs have warned schools will lose hundreds of thousands of pounds if changes to the new education funding formula are not made.

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Worth Less? campaign

Lucky 13? School funding fight engulfs southern counties

Heads at 3,000 schools, responsible for more than 1.2million children, have thrown their weight behind West Sussex’s fight for fairer education funding.
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Worth Less? campaign logos

Last chance for parents in West Sussex to ‘protect our children’s education’ by completing funding survey

Parents of schoolchildren in West Sussex have been urged to complete a survey to help ‘protect our children’s education’ and invest in their future.

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A new head teacher is needed for St Andrew's High School. Picture: Google Maps/Google Streetview

Head teacher at Worthing school leaves in the middle of term

The search is on for a new head teacher at St Andrews’ High School in Worthing.

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Parents of Swiss Gardens Primary School children

Shoreham parents shocked after pupils placed at school miles away

Parents of year six pupils are shocked after discovering their children had not been given places at a Shoreham secondary school – but at one 12 miles away in Storrington.

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VIDEO: Visit helps open up eyes to diversity

The wonderful charity JustDifferent was delighted to welcome a group of young children to its Walberton office on Monday.

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Backpack and lunch box sets, �27.98, Becky & Lolo, www.beckyandlolo.co.uk

Perfecting packed lunches

Nutritionist Sue Crabtree gives Charlotte Harding some ideas for the perfect packed lunch.

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Worth Less? campaign for fairer funding

School funding campaign spreads to East Sussex, Essex and Cornwall

The Worth Less? campaign for fairer education funding is no longer just a West Sussex affair.

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PICTURES: West Sussex apprentice graduation 2017

The achievements of higher and advanced apprentices were celebrated at the second West Sussex apprentice graduation ceremony on Tuesday.

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Chancellor Philip Hammond

Heads blast £320m for free schools and grammars as ‘little short of disgraceful’

Headteachers have blasted as “little short of disgraceful” the government’s allocation of £320million for free schools and grammar schools.

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Tim Loughton MP with Year 8 students from Worthing High School

MP’s school grilling – but no one wants to be a politician!

Forget the House of Commons, one MP faced a much tougher crowd when he headed back to school for a question and answer session.

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New Worthing College principal Paul Riley (centre) with the college governors

College announces it has a new principal

Worthing College’s new principal has said he is thrilled to be given the opportunity to become its guardian.

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Department for Education

West Sussex given millions for children with special needs

West Sussex will be given more than £3million to create more school places for children with special educational needs and disabilities.

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Celebrating the achievements of more than 100 higher and advanced apprentices at Chichester Cathedral last year

Guinness World Record attempt in National Apprenticeship Week

During National Apprenticeship Week, from today until Friday, The Big Assembly will attempt to set a Guinness World Record.

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World of Books chief executive Stephen Boobyer

Novel new competition launches on World Book Day

Sussex primary school children could win a share of 5,000 books for their school, in a new competition launching today on World Book Day.

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Worth Less? campaign for fairer school funding

Concern over ‘ridiculously technical’ education funding survey

An online survey allowing people to comment on the future of school funding has been branded “ridiculously technical”.

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VIDEO: Young Art project at Steyning primary

Artist Nadia Chalk has been working with a select group of pupils on a project about Identity.

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