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Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School welcomed Nottingham Forest Football Club’s Dream Big Tour into school!

Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School welcomed Nottingham Forest Football Club’s Dream Big Tour into school!

Nottingham Forest Football Club (NFFC) and Nottingham Forest Community Trust (NFCT) have completed a tour of 25 Flying High Trust Schools throughout the county with a final visit to Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School in Sutton in Ashfield.

Greythorn Primary School children plant trees with help from Robin Hood Energy

Greythorn Primary School children plant trees with help from Robin Hood Energy

Robin Hood Energy made the children of Greythorn Primary School very happy with the gift of three oak trees to plant in the school’s grounds.

Alderman Pounder Infant & Nursery School recognise Remembrance with spectacular poppy display

Alderman Pounder Infant & Nursery School recognise Remembrance with spectacular poppy display

Children at Alderman Pounder Infant & Nursery School in Chilwell have been preparing for their annual Remembrance service with yet another spectacular display of over 500 poppies dedicated to those who have lost their lives in the line of duty.

Fliss from Bilsthorpe won at the National Teaching Awards 2019!

Fliss from Bilsthorpe  won at the National Teaching Awards 2019!

Great Success for Fliss from Bilsthorpe who won at the National Teaching Awards 2019!!

Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School achieve ‘School Games Gold’

Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School achieve ‘School Games Gold’

Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School in Sutton in Ashfield have been awarded the coveted ‘School Games Gold’, by Sheffield Hallam University (SHU).

Children experience lessons in the wonders of the Universe at Cotgrave Candleby Lane School

Children experience lessons in the wonders of the Universe  at Cotgrave Candleby Lane School

Children at Cotgrave Candleby Lane School have been exploring the wonders of the universe at school with the help of a visiting astrophysicist.

Haddon Primary & Nursery School are GOOD in all areas say Ofsted!

Haddon Primary & Nursery School are GOOD in all areas say Ofsted!

Haddon Primary & Nursery School in Carlton have been judged Good in all areas in their latest Ofsted inspection.

Killisick Junior School are Good in all areas in Ofsted report!

Killisick Junior School are Good in all areas in Ofsted report!

The school is ‘…an ambitious, thriving family, where everybody works hard and pupils are well prepared for the future.’

Mapplewells Primary School children raise money for charity who support their friend

Mapplewells Primary School children raise money for charity who support their friend

Children at Mapplewells Primary School in Sutton in Ashfield have raised a whopping £705.05 for a charity called ‘Annabelle’s Challenge’ who support a fellow pupil with a rare condition called Vascular Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (Vascular EDS).

Flying High Trust Awards at Royal Concert Hall a glittering celebration of education

Flying High Trust Awards at Royal Concert Hall a glittering celebration of education

Audience numbers were a whopping 2200 people!

In a spectacular festival celebrating educational achievements, 22 schools from Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire came together for The Flying High Trust Awards at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall.