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South Yorkshire hair and beauty students turning Japanese

Rotherham College has been working in partnership with Yamano Beauty College in Japan to give Hair and Beauty students the opportunity to experience the techniques and traditions of different cultures.

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Amela with Adam Hogarty and Sian Dudley from Cast, and Abby Chandler from Doncaster Racecourse

Festive jumpers frenzy in Doncaster

It’s that time of year when the most outrageous jumpers are donned to full festive effect.

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Sheffield school pupils have a real hoot

Fifty children from a Sheffield school were rewarded for their good behaviour and hard work with a visit from Dusty the African spotted eagle owl and Oslo the Harris hawk from the Falconry for Schools programme.

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School councillors with their donations

Sheffield primary school help to raise 1,000 items after Christmas foodbank plea

A team of final year journalism students have rallied an entire community to help feed families in need this Christmas.

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Three Sheffield Schools have not achieved a good Ofsted rating for 10 years

Three Sheffield schools fail to achieve 'good' Ofsted ratings for a decade

Three Sheffield schools have failed to achieve a 'good' inspection rating for 10 years, it has emerged.

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Angela Smith MP is calling on traffic safety measures to be installed outside Lound Academy

MP calls for 20mph limit to be installed outside Sheffield primary school

A Sheffield MP has joined a campaign demanding traffic safety measures be installed outside a city school.

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Freya Lincoln and Dylan Gassa, of Concord Junior School visit the Lord Mayor, Coun Anne Murphy, at Sheffield Town Hall

School council members visit Sheffield Town Hall for behind the scenes tour

Primary school pupils from Wincobank have been given an exclusive tour of Sheffield Town Hall.

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Some schools have not had a good Ofsted inspection for 10 years

Ofsted reveals 130 schools have not achieved a 'good ' inspection grading for 10 years

Ofsted has revealed that 130 schools have not achieved a 'good' inspection grading for 10 years.

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Year 6 pupils Harrison and Elena, of Malin Bridge Primary School do gymnastics in their PE lesson

School focus: Malin Bridge Primary

Malin Bridge Primary was hailed as nothing short of exceptional after Ofsted inspectors visited earlier this year and gave it a perfect report.

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Are you in these Doncaster school photos from 1952?

Are you in these Doncaster school photos from 1952?

The Percy Jackson Grammar School in Woodlands operated as a grammar school from 1939 until 1968. The original Art Deco buildings were demolished in 2013.

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National Education Union members on the picket line outside Westways Primary School, in Crookes last week

Teachers call off strike action at Sheffield primary school

Teachers have called off a fourth day of strike action at a primary school in Sheffield.
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National Education Union members on the picket line outside Westways Primary School, in Crookes on the first day of strike action

Teachers on strike at Sheffield primary school for second week

Teachers have gone on strike at a primary school in Sheffield for a second week.
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Kim Walton has been appointed the first principal at Astrea Academy Sheffield

Headteacher appointed at new £25million school in Burngreave

A headteacher appointed to a new £25m school in Sheffield has pledged that pupils will achieve the 'very highest standards'.

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Anns Grove Primary School, Anns Road. Picture: Andrew Roe

Top 5pc of schools in the country

I have had the privilege of being Chair of Governors at Anns Grove Primary School since 2015. Earlier this year, our governing body agreed to Sheffield City Council’s request to release our headteacher, Sam Fearnehough, so she could support Westways Primary in driving up standards to avoid a third ‘Requires Improvement’ Ofsted inspection.

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Head of Latin and Classics at High Storrs school, Gina Johnson

Former pupils pledge money in campaign to save Latin at last Sheffield state school to teach it

Former pupils at the last state school in Sheffield to teach Latin have backed its crowdfunding campaign to raise the £100,000 it needs to save the subject.

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Head of sixth form Sarah Burdekin welcomes students at the new entrance to the Sixth Form Centre

New £2.4million sixth form building opened at Sheffield school

A new £2.4million sixth form building has opened at a school offering students in the south-west of Sheffield a new place to study.

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Gordon Dutton and other Rossington residents are concerned about motorists driving around the school crossing patrol on Sheep Bridge Lane. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Rossington Crossing MC 1

Alert over drivers ignoring school crossing patrols

Drivers are putting lives at risk by driving around school crossing patrols in a Doncaster village instead of stopping, it is claimed.

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If you did this, you should be ashamed

I am a resident of Sheffield, I love my city and really appreciate that we have two universities and all of the vibrancy that the students bring - I live just off Ecclesall Road so I live among a lot of students.

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National Education Union members on the picket line outside Westways Primary School, in Crookes

Teachers strike at Sheffield primary school in row over 'imposed changes to policy, workload, stress and management practices'

Teachers and support staff have gone on strike at a primary school in Sheffield.

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Waterthorpe Nursery and Infant School eco leader Suzanne Marriott, left, with headteacher Helen Stokes, centre, a representative from the Department for Transport and pupils Blake Gregory and Martha Greetham

Primary school named best in Sheffield for its travel efforts

A primary school has been named the best in Sheffield for encouraging parents to leave the car at home.
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