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Tue, 15:24
Wayland Academy

Pupils at Wayland Academy took part in a two-day activity event which involved the whole school.

Falconry displays, archery and a barbecue were some of the activities that young and old alike enjoyed at a school fete.

Children have been taught how to keep safe on building sites during a Norfolk school visit.

A £4.8m expansion which will more than double the size of a Thetford school to help tackle a chronic shortage of primary places in the area has been unveiled.

Students at Downham Market Academy have graduated in a special team building and leadership programme run in conjunction with RAF Marham.

Downham Market

A Norfolk school is in special measures after inspectors raised concerns over bullying, homophobic abuse and pupils’ lack of understanding of radicalisation.

Glen Allott

Five teachers from two schools in Norfolk and Suffolk have been recognised for their achievements at a teaching awards ceremony.

Academy Transformation Trust

A reading scheme setup to help improve the reading ability of young children in the county is appealing for more volunteers.

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The chairman of a Breckland pre-school is “absolutely thrilled” after it received a “good” Ofsted rating two years after it was assessed as being “inadequate”.

Children from four schools came together for a fun and informative day of archaeology-based activities.

Thetford Grammar School

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