Tag Archives: Education

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New special school opens in Devon

A new Devon special school will welcome its first students on Monday.

Posted on: 6 September 2019 | Posted in: Education | No Comments
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Cash boost for education in Devon

Devon could see an extra £20 million for education over the next two years following the Government’s spending review

Posted on: 5 September 2019 | Posted in: Education | No Comments
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Devon headteachers honoured

Devon headteachers have been honoured for a lifetime of service to education at a special reception hosted by county council leaders. Devon County Council leader, John Hart, deputy leader and Cabinet Member for Schools, James McInnes and Head of Educationaaa

Posted on: 25 July 2019 | Posted in: Education | No Comments
Sherford Vale Year 6 leavers

Sherford’s new school bids fond farewell to its first leavers

Sherford’s first primary school – Sherford Vale – has completed its first academic year and said goodbye to its first Year Six leavers

Posted on: 24 July 2019 | Posted in: Education | No Comments
Councillor James McInnes

Senior Devon councillor leads coalition on fair funding for schools

Devon County Council’s deputy leader and Cabinet member for schools, James McInnes, is national chairman of the fair funding group f40, which has set out a long term plan for improved funding for education

Posted on: 17 July 2019 | Posted in: Education | No Comments
Phil Randall, Headteacher at St Peter's

St Peter’s School rated excellent

St Peter’s Church of England secondary school in Exeter has been awarded the top grade of excellent following a two-day inspection.

Posted on: 5 June 2019 | Posted in: Education | No Comments
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Devon’s young people ask for their voices to be heard

Young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Devon have been working on a film that encourages young people to have their voices heard, not ignored.

Posted on: 7 December 2018 | Posted in: Education

Teaching children about good food – Farmwise celebrates 25,000th pupil

Primary school children have flocked to Westpoint to discover the best of Devon farms’ produce.

Posted on: 31 October 2018 | Posted in: Education

No glass ceiling for pupils at North Devon special school which is ‘close to outstanding’

A North Devon special school has been rated good again by education inspectors who say it is close to outstanding.

Posted on: 13 July 2018 | Posted in: Education

Exeter head and school chosen for key national role

An Exeter special school and its headteacher have become the first in Devon to be appointed to a prestigious national role.

Posted on: 2 July 2018 | Posted in: Education