Parents to march for fairer school funding

Parents and supporters of Shoreham Beach Primary School will be among hundreds expected to take to the streets this weekend to march for fairer education funding.

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.


Most children given school of choice

Families have been told which primary school their children will attend in September – with all but 99 being given one of their schools of choice.

The wind-powered vehicle being put to the test at Shoreham Port, in the shadow of the wind turbines

University engineers road-test prototype

A wind-powered vehicle developed by degree students at Sussex University has been road-tested at Shoreham Port.

Children at Young Sussex Nursery Shoreham with the award certificate

National award for nursery group

Staff at Young Sussex are celebrating after the nursery group won a national award.


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

Parents in West Sussex will soon be finding out whether their child has been given a place at one of their preferred choices of primary school.

Novelist Alex Preston meets Sompting Abbotts' principal Patricia Sinclair again after 25 years

School welcomes famous former student for classes

Year-seven and year-eight pupils enjoyed a creative writing masterclass from award-winning writer Alex Preston.

University of Sussex. Photo: Google Street Maps

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.


GALLERY: India week at Glebe Primary

Glebe Primary School in Southwick was bursting with colour for the last week of the spring term, with everything focused on India.
Extra funding has been awarded to help even more school children learn how to cycle safely on today's roads. Picture: West Sussex County Council

More funds to ensure children are cycling safely

Extra funding has been awarded to help even more West Sussex school children learn how to cycle safely on today’s roads.


Video: Celebrating joys and successes of West Sussex education

The joys and successes of students, their teachers and schools have been celebrated at a new awards ceremony.
A vintage bus provided much excitement when it visited Upper Beeding Primary School.

Excitement as vintage bus visits school

A vintage bus provided much excitement when it visited a primary school.


GALLERY: Tough Runner at Shoreham Academy

Shoreham Academy held its third Tough Runner charity event on Friday and the weather could not have been better.


Thousands of children in West Sussex persistenly absent from secondary schools

More than 5,000 children were persistently absent from West Sussex’s secondary schools last year, each missing at least 19 days of teaching, figures from the Department for Education show.

Chloe Nisbet enjoyed her week at Shoreham Port

Work experience week at the port

A high school student spent four days last week doing work experience at Shoreham Port.

Alison Lapper running an art workshop

Pupils inspired by determination to overcome disability

Lancing Prep Worthing pupils met professional artist Alison Lapper, who talked about overcoming the challenges of her disability.

Elm Grove Primary school's Year one class afternoon tea at palm court

Primary pupils enjoy afternoon tea

Elm Grove Primary School’s year one class went for a memorable ‘afternoon tea for 32’ at Palm Court Pavilion.

Author Vashti Hardy with pupils at the book signing

Bedtime story campaign supported by author

Author Vashti Hardy has been supporting a school campaign to bring back the bedtime story.

Last year's Tough Runner at Shoreham Academy. Picture: Steve Robards SR1706702

Tough Runner returns bigger and better

Shoreham Academy is ready to go wild for its third Tough Runner charity event.

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