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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

In a former school, buried deep in the heart of the Norfolk countryside, lies part of the county’s living history.

Plans to open a new Catholic primary school – the first in Norfolk for decades – have received the backing of 90% of those people who took part in a public consultation.

Norfolk County Council

The head of an independent school which was told it must take action to meet health and safety requirements has said that the recommended improvements have now been carried out.

A charity-run nursery and complex needs school will be stocking up on thousands of pounds worth of free books as the winners of our Books for Schools competition are announced.

The Swaffham independent school which featured in Channel 5 show Bad Habits, Holy Orders has been told by inspectors that it must improve.

East Anglia has been snubbed by a government pilot scheme to improve broadband speeds in rural primary schools.

Department for Education

Thousands of youngsters around the country, including in Norfolk, are expected to go on strike from school today as part of a global youth action over climate change.

Sweden

Thousands of young people will come together to compete for their School Sports Partnership in the Norfolk Winter School Games.

A Norfolk school placed in special measures has shown improvements in controlling bullying but pupil progress is still lagging behind.

Wayland Academy

Mobile phones should be banned from classrooms, with pupils to be lectured about the dangers of device dependency, the schools minister has said.

Department of Health

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