University of Sheffield staff to begin strike action this week

Staff at the University of Sheffield will walk out on Thursday for the first day of wave of planned strike action in a row over pensions.
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Paul Whiteman, general secretary of school leaders union NAHT

Union calls for more support for schools after Ofsted raises concerns over Sheffield's high exclusion rates

A union has called on headteachers to be given more support after it emerged Sheffield has some of the highest exclusion rates in the country.
Chaucer School in Parson Cross is making progress according to Ofsted

Failing Sheffield secondary school takes another step towards improvement, says Ofsted

A failing Sheffield secondary school is allowed to employ qualified teachers - but only in certain subject areas.

Secondary school exclusion rates in Sheffield are among some of the highest in the country

Sheffield has one of the highest rates in England for secondary school exclusions

Secondary school exclusion rates in Sheffield are among some of the highest in the country - promoting Ofsted to write to headteachers.
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Sheffield nursery praised after being rated as 'Good' by Government inspectors

Sheffield nursery praised after being rated as 'Good' by Government inspectors

Staff and children at a Sheffield nursery are celebrating after being rated as 'Good' by Government inspectors.


£3 million to toughen up our Doncaster children

Nearly £3 million is to be spent on toughening up Doncaster youngsters so they bounce back from adversity.

Students at Emmanuel Junior Academy, in Waterthorpe celebrate the Ofsted

Ofsted inspectors praise Sheffield junior school after history of underperformance

Staff and children at a Sheffield junior school are celebrating after rapid improvement has seen it land a positive inspection report.
Building work in underway at Handsworth Grange Community Sports College

Building work starts on Sheffield school's new £1.8m extension

Building work has started on a new £1.8million extension at a Sheffield secondary school.

Hollie Pearne-Webb, who netted the winning penalty for the GB Team at the 2016 Olympic Hockey Finals, tookalong her medal to inspire and motivate the Hill House School pupils in Doncaster.

Doncaster school pupils inspired by visit from Olympic gold medalist

An Olympic gold medal winner has visited a Doncaster school to train pupils and help them to improv their hockey skills.

Paul Stockley with a headteacher from one of the schools he visited

Sheffield headteacher calls for lessons to be learnt after finding similar challenges between UK and Japanese schools

A Sheffield headteacher has found similarities between the challenges schools are facing in the UK and Asian during a visit to Japan.

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Pupils at St Anns Grove Primary, in Sheffield, with the letter from Nick Gibb

Two Sheffield primary schools rated among best in the country

Two primary schools in Sheffield where pupils make exceptional progress have been hailed as some of the best in the country.
Chris Geeson has become interim clerk at Thorne Moorends Town Council

Doncaster playground plan delayed after investigation

Bosses at a Doncaster town council have delayed plans for a major children's playground project - after questions were asked over contract tendering arrangements.

Carr Lodge Academy, in Doncaster

New trust takes reins at Doncaster primary school following shock withdrawal of sponsor

A new trust in charge of a Doncaster primary school offloaded by a crisis-hit academy chain is confident it can repeat past success and improve the life chances of its pupils.

Sophie Hunter and Stephen Betts outside the Crucible, where the Sheffield Cultural Education Partnership was launched

New education partnership launched to expose more Sheffield children to arts and culture

Children across Sheffield will get more exposure to the arts and culture in a bid to increase attainment in schools and create a workforce fit for the modern world thanks to a new partnership in the city.

Pupils spell out their message to drivers outside Woodseats Primary and Nursery School

Speed limit set to be slashed around Sheffield school where boy was seriously injured in collision

New road safety measures are set to be introduced at a Sheffield primary school after a child was seriously injured in a collision.

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Bright Horizons Lynda Ellis Day Nursery in Broomhall (photo: Google)

Shock over closure of popular nursery in Sheffield used by HSBC staff

A nursery in Sheffield has announced plans to close this spring after the sale of the building it uses.
School council members Zara Miah, Yuseph, Miah, Harley, and Ben Ridsdale

School focus: Ballifield Primary

Ballifield Primary School has lots to shout about - and quite rightly so.


Doncaster schoolboy becomes golf champion

A Doncaster schoolboy has gone a ‘fair way’ in the world of golf.

Student Lewis. (AntonyoxleyPhotography)

Hotel help to boost enterprise at Communication Specialist College Doncaster

From fundraising to supporting enterprise Mount Pleasant Hotel have been a great partner to Doncaster Deaf Trust and Communication Specialist College Doncaster (CSCD) for almost two years.

Pupils at High Hazel Academy's Nursery and Infant School

Sheffield primary school praised by Ofsted for 'improving at a good rate'

Children and staff at a Sheffield primary school are celebrating after receiving a positive report from inspectors.

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