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COUNTY NEWS: Students celebrate victory after rent strike threat over halls

University of Sussex students have declared victory in a protest over ‘high rents for dilapidated and unsanitary conditions in university accommodation’.

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West Sussex primary schools are poorest performing in the south east

Primary schools in West Sussex are the lowest performing in the south east when it comes to children's basic education.

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VIDEO: Lancing transformed into Neverland for 'brilliant' show

Students at a Lancing school ‘pulled out all the stops’ to put on an ‘unforgettable’ show based on the story of Peter Pan.

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West Sussex Education Awards

West Sussex Education Awards launched

Nominations have begun to roll in for the West Sussex Education Awards, which is organised by this newspaper and its sister titles.

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David Attenborough, penguins and unicorns in Steyning jailbreak!

A mass jailbreak saw penguins, Christmas elves, a group of unicorns and David Attenborough haring off into the Sussex countryside.

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Students vote to go on rent strike

COUNTY NEWS: Students on rent strike over 'unsanitary conditions'

University students have declared a rent strike, in protest at what they say are ‘high rents for dilapidated and unsanitary conditions in university accommodation’.

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Members of Future Adur Schools Team  meet Tim Loughton MP

Demand for school places in Adur set to rise, says parent group

A parent group is taking steps to tackle the ‘looming’ shortage of secondary school places in Adur.

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Kate Wilson quit her job as a teacher to launch pioneering projects for children with special educational needs. Picture: Liz Pearce

Pioneering Worthing teacher aiming to start a university

A writer who set up a pioneering class for children with special educational needs is now looking to set up a university.

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Shoreham College headmaster Richard Taylor-West, left, with junior pupils and Shoreham College Parents Association members

New boat welcomed at Shoreham College

Daring adventures on the high seas are ahead for junior pupils at Shoreham College.

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Teachers set up the crash site and made the short film to encourage the pupils to think, research and, most importantly, write

‘Meteorite crash’ fires imagination

Junior pupils at Shoreham College were shocked to learn a meteorite had crash-landed in their playground.

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Chancellor Philip Hammond

Frustration at school funding Budget snub

Headteachers and parents were left frustrated after their call for more basic funding for schools was ignored during last week’s Budget.

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The Art Society Steyning chairman Ann Blakelock presents the award to Thomas Carey. Picture: Derek Martin DM17112363a

Grandma portrait wins award

Portraits of his grandma helped win student Thomas Carey an award from The Art Society Steyning.

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West Sussex Education Awards

Education awards will celebrate local success

The best schools, pupils and teachers in the area will be in line for countywide recognition, courtesy of a new award scheme by this newspaper.

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GALLERY: Children in Need

Children in Need has celebrated a record-breaking year, raising more than £50million during Friday night’s show on BBC1.
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Northbrook MET creative media practice (moving image) degree students had the opportunity to film Jo Brand for her new role in Worthing Theatres' pantomime Snow White.

Students make video of famous comedienne

Northbrook MET creative media practice (moving image) degree students had the opportunity to film Jo Brand for her new role in Worthing Theatres’ pantomime Snow White.

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VIDEO: 'Fantastic’ new playground opens at Shoreham school

A ‘fantastic’ new play area at a Shoreham school, put together thanks to the hard work of parents, pupils and staff, was officially opened on Friday (November 17).

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Swiss Gardens has maintained its 'good' Ofsted rating

Praise from Ofsted as school stays ‘good’

A headteacher and his team have been praised for their “unwavering determination” to help their students do well.
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Headteachers off to Downing Street

Headteachers off to Downing Street

And they're off...
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Philip Hammond

Heads to appeal to Chancellor for cash

Headteachers from 25 counties will be heading to Downing Street to appeal to the Chancellor to put more money into the education system.

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Shoreham College re-enacts the Great Fire of London

Spectactular re-enactment of great fire

Children were quite happy to see their hard work go up in flames for a re-enactment of the Great Fire of London.

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