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Cotgrave Candleby Lane school children explore science inspired by traditional events and festivals

Cotgrave Candleby Lane school children explore science inspired by traditional events and festivals

Children at Cotgrave Candleby Lane School have been exploring science inspired by traditional festivals and events like Diwali and Bonfire Night.

Porchester Junior School children and Nottingham Forest Football Club stars join together to Show Racism the Red Card

Porchester Junior School children and Nottingham Forest Football Club stars join together to Show Racism the Red Card

Children at Porchester Junior School work regularly with Aaron Cuttriss of Nottingham Forest Community Trust (NFCT) in their ‘Primary Stars’ programme, keeping fit and gaining sports skills to link with their learning.

Santa Dash at Leamington Primary & Nursery Academy!

Santa Dash at Leamington Primary & Nursery Academy!

Leamington Primary & Nursery Academy in Sutton in Ashfield have made sure that Covid-19 hasn’t got in the way of their Christmas festivities with an array of safe events for children to enjoy.

New name and new beginnings as Whitecotes Primary Academy joins The Flying High Trust

New name and new beginnings as Whitecotes Primary Academy joins The Flying High Trust

Walton’s Whitecotes Primary Academy will be starting the new year as part of The Flying High Trust, and from the start of the academic year in September 2021 will adopt a new name, Walton Peak Flying High Academy.

Mansfield Lawn Tennis Club gift 150 tennis balls to children at Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School!

Mansfield Lawn Tennis Club gift 150 tennis balls to children at Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School!

Children at Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School in Sutton in Ashfield felt like Christmas came early when they heard that the school was to receive a gift of 150 tennis balls from Mansfield Lawn Tennis Club.

Nottingham Forest Community Trust inspire Leamington youngsters to complete supreme challenge!

Nottingham Forest Community Trust inspire Leamington youngsters to complete supreme challenge!

Children at Leamington Primary Academy in Sutton in Ashfield took on a challenge set by Nottingham Forest Community Trust (NFCT) as part of a healthy lifestyle drive and surprised everyone involved by beating their target twenty times over!

Flying High Academy children design their own e-safety mascot

Flying High Academy children design their own e-safety mascot

Winning mascot will help children to stay safe online

Children at Flying High Academy in Ladybrook, Mansfield, were set the challenge by teachers to develop their own e-safety mascot which will be used to help children stay safe online.

Important guest made Remembrance event extra special at Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School

Important guest made Remembrance event extra special at Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School

Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School in Sutton in Ashfield always mark Remembrance Day, but this year it was to be an extra special service because of their guest of honour, Lt.Col Spiers from 7th Infantry Brigade & HQ East, commonly known as The Desert Rats.

Killisick Junior School mark Remembrance Day

Killisick Junior School mark Remembrance Day

Staff and children at Killisick Junior School have observed Remembrance Day during their school week.

Notts and Derbyshire teacher training providers join forces to create unique opportunities for trainees

Notts and Derbyshire teacher training providers join forces to create unique opportunities for trainees

Two teacher training providers have announced they are to join forces to create one hub, delivering outstanding teacher training courses, access to career development programmes and leadership opportunities in education throughout Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.