Chichester College students make history with Ideal Homes Show debut

For the first time in the history of the Ideal Home Show the homes have been designed by students - and a talented group from Chichester College have been given the daunting but exciting task.

Sir Nicholas Soames MP

MPs appeal for changes to new school funding formula

West Sussex MPs have warned schools will lose hundreds of thousands of pounds if changes to the new education funding formula are not made.

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Lucky 13? School funding fight engulfs southern counties

Heads at 3,000 schools, responsible for more than 1.2million children, have thrown their weight behind West Sussex’s fight for fairer education funding.
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The challenge was a fantastic opportunity to find new and emerging talent in cyber security

Girls demonstrate cyber security skills

Girls from Ormiston Six Villages Academy have taken part in a national cyber security challenge.

Among the 800 children and young people at the Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey yesterday were these four pupils from South Bersted Primary School

South Bersted pupils at Commonwealth Day service

Four pupils from South Bersted Primary School had the honour of attending the Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey.


VIDEO: Visit helps open up eyes to diversity

The wonderful charity JustDifferent was delighted to welcome a group of young children to its Walberton office on Monday.

Backpack and lunch box sets, �27.98, Becky & Lolo,

Perfecting packed lunches

Nutritionist Sue Crabtree gives Charlotte Harding some ideas for the perfect packed lunch.

Happytime Preschool has been rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted

‘Inspirational’ preschool earns top Ofsted rating

‘Inspirational’ teaching and leadership have helped a preschool earn Ofsted’s highest rating.

Worth Less? campaign for fairer funding

School funding campaign spreads to East Sussex, Essex and Cornwall

The Worth Less? campaign for fairer education funding is no longer just a West Sussex affair.

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Theatre Inc. members on stage taking the applause

Theatre Inc. celebrate ‘Oscar’ win with stunning performance

Talented Chichester College students celebrated winning an education ‘Oscar’ by showcasing their skills and hosting an evening of song and dance.


PICTURES: West Sussex apprentice graduation 2017

The achievements of higher and advanced apprentices were celebrated at the second West Sussex apprentice graduation ceremony on Tuesday.

Chancellor Philip Hammond

Heads blast £320m for free schools and grammars as ‘little short of disgraceful’

Headteachers have blasted as “little short of disgraceful” the government’s allocation of £320million for free schools and grammar schools.

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Students ask the important question

Teenagers ask schools minister 'why are we Worth Less?'

A group of teenagers has asked the schools minister to face them and explain why their education was worth less than those living elsewhere in the country.

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West Sussex given millions for children with special needs

West Sussex will be given more than £3million to create more school places for children with special educational needs and disabilities.

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Celebrating the achievements of more than 100 higher and advanced apprentices at Chichester Cathedral last year

Guinness World Record attempt in National Apprenticeship Week

During National Apprenticeship Week, from today until Friday, The Big Assembly will attempt to set a Guinness World Record.

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Aaron Gumbrell is a fine example of how apprenticeships can be life-changing

Celebrating apprentices’ success

Aaron Gumbrell is a fine example of how apprenticeships can be life-changing.

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World of Books chief executive Stephen Boobyer

Novel new competition launches on World Book Day

Sussex primary school children could win a share of 5,000 books for their school, in a new competition launching today on World Book Day.

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Worth Less? campaign for fairer school funding

Concern over ‘ridiculously technical’ education funding survey

An online survey allowing people to comment on the future of school funding has been branded “ridiculously technical”.

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Daisy Wigginton is receiving chemotherapy and steroids, plus other drugs, and her treatment will take more than two years

Pupils join nationwide virtual flash mob to help sick little girl

Schoolchildren are being signed up for a flash mob style charity event, culminating in a nationwide simultaneous performance.

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County's £1million proposal for school counsellors

West Sussex County Council is considering setting aside £1million to support counselling services in the county’s schools.
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