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Kettering headteacher retires after more than 30 years at school

A popular headteacher at a Kettering school has retired.

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Windmill Primary School in Raunds has a new sponsor

New trust lined up for Raunds school

A new trust has been secured for one of the 12 schools run by The Education Fellowship Trust (TEFT).

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Almost 8,800 primary, infant and junior school places have been allocated to pupils across Northamptonshire today (Monday).

More than nine in 10 children get first choice at Northants primary schools

Almost 8,800 primary, infant and junior school places have been allocated to pupils across Northamptonshire today (Monday).

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Kingswood Academy with its cheque for Marina Rae from Lakelands Hospice

Corby pupils ditch their uniforms for a day for charity

Pupils at Kingswood Secondary Academy ditched their uniforms for a very good cause.

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When do parents in Northamptonshire find out about primary school places?

On Monday (April 16) parents in Northamptonshire will find out whether their child has been given a place at one of their preferred choices of primary school.

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Staff and youngsters celebrating the outstanding rating

Top marks for village pre-school near Kettering

Staff at a village pre-school are ‘pleased and proud’ after scoring outstanding in all areas.

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Moulton College (Picture: Google)

Northamptonshire college rated 'inadequate' by Ofsted as report raises concerns over pupil safety

A Northamptonshire college has been rated 'inadequate' after its most recent visit from Ofsted inspectors, who identified serious breaches to health and safety regulations, including a number of "unsafe and sloppy" instances.

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Highfield Nursery School in Wellingborough has been rated as good

Wellingborough nursery school rated as good by inspectors

A nursery school is hoping to build on its success after being rated as good.

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Man arrested over schools hoaxes ‘threatening attacks’

An 18-year-old man has been arrested after schools across our area and beyond were put on alert after staff reported that they had been sent “threatening” emails.

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Southfield pupils with their results last year.

Kettering school wins award for excellent results

A Kettering school has been recognised as one of the country’s best for its results in 2017.

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Sir Christopher Hatton Academy in Wellingborough

Alert after girl approached by two men in a van near Wellingborough school

A school has issued an alert after one of its students was approached by two men in a van who continued to follow her after she walked away.

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PICTURE GALLERY: Rushden pupils enjoy science day organised by Wellingborough school

A Wellingborough school has been sharing its love of science with pupils from Rushden.

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Former Corby pupil to star in Channel 4 documentary

A former student at a Corby school will star in a new Channel 4 documentary about autism.

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Are you as smart as an 11 year old? Prove it

Just 16% of parents score full marks in an 11 Plus quiz, here’s six questions to test your brain power.

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Kettering school striving to improve after Ofsted inspection

A primary school in Kettering says it will act on areas that need improvement after an inspection by Ofsted.

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School bomb threat hoaxes reported to be a result of Minecraft game feud

National news sources are claiming a feud between rival Minecraft gamers is the reason why 24,000 threatening emails were sent to schools and colleges in the UK.

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Northants County Council U-turns over nursery payment delay

Northants County Council says it will now pay nurseries as planned after U-turning over a controversial delay.

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Boost for future of Wellingborough’s Tresham campus

More students could be based at Tresham College’s Wellingborough campus by 2020 after funding was recommended to refurbish it.

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Great Creaton Primary School could be closed over a shortage of pupils.

Northamptonshire village school with only 30 pupils could face closure

A Northamptonshire village's only school could be closed down due to a shortage of pupils.
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Pupils at Warmington School

East Northants school delighted with Ofsted grade

A school in East Northamptonshire says it is delighted after it was graded as ‘good’ by Ofsted.

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