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Old Buckenham High School

Teachers and pupils alike had a great time celebrating Red Nose Day at Old Buckenham High School.

The tragic consequences of road collisions were brought into sharp focus for a group of Wymondham students.

Lorne Green

A library mentoring project teaching more than 750 Norfolk residents to read can go ahead after receiving a funding boost of almost £100,000.

Young people learned about DNA at a free workshop designed to bring the wonders of science to children in a rural area.

Alarming figures have revealed that about a quarter of Norfolk four to five-year-olds are overweight or obese - and the figure rises to 32.1pc for 10 to 11-year-olds.

Browick Road Primary School

Heads of hundreds of the county’s primary and secondary schools have warned of an “imminent” crisis, in hard-hitting letters sent to parents and carers. Here is the letter in full:

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’Decisions on school spending will no longer be driven by what is best for our children but rather what we can afford’.

Department for Education

An Attleborough Academy Year 7 English class spent a day learning what it is like to produce news reports to tight deadlines by taking part in BBC School News Report activity day.

BBC

The director of a documentary featuring artworks depicting child victims of the Holocaust was the special guest at Wymondham College’s annual Lincoln Lecture.

Wymondham College

Fears it could be final curtains for performing arts lessons at a Norfolk high school are a drama about nothing, a school has said.

Most of us only get chance to learn about the wonders of physics, chemistry and biology at secondary school.

A group of students from Wymondham College have argued their way to the final of a national debating competition.

Wymondham College

Around 80 primary schools will compete against one another to win a fully-installed interactive technology suite worth over £6,750.

Diss

Thousands of teenagers have a fresh insight into the variety of jobs and training on offer in Norfolk after a major careers festival.

Norwich

More than 20 students from across the region were awarded £188,351 in scholarships to help them continue their studies.

University of East Anglia

A group of students are planning to visit underprivileged schools on a upcoming trip to Ecuador.

Wymondham High Academy

He is usually found jumping in to the air blocking goals from hitting the back net for Norwich City.

Norwich

The vast majority of parents in Norfolk and Suffolk have secured their children a place at their first-choice secondary school.

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A group of college students have helped a primary school get back to nature by planting a copse of trees on their grounds.

Easton and Otley College

A group of youngsters from an Attleborough school are poised to make it to the national level of the world’s biggest football tournament for 10 to 12-year-olds.

Attleborough Junior School

Four young people from Attleborough Academy have joined a select group in a Unesco Young Ambassador’s Programme.

Lauren Cope

They’re welcome visitors into many back gardens.

Lauren Cope

One of the region’s biggest schools has once again earned an ‘outstanding’ grade from inspectors.

Jonathan Taylor

Pupils from a Wymondham school have once again joined a celebrity chef for more culinary adventures.

Browick Road Primary School

A village primary school has been told that a “harmonious atmosphere prevails” in its corridors.

Two neighbouring village schools could merge to become one all-through primary in autumn.

Lauren Cope

A village playgroup is celebrating a ‘good’ grading from Ofsted, more than three years after its previous inspection.

Lauren Cope

A young pop singer has performed at Attleborough Academy in an effort to tackle cyberbullying and discrimination amongst teenagers.

Students in Wymondham had a taste of life in forensics for an initiative which aims to bring the best out of boys.

Wymondham College

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