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Pupils’ day to remember at £7.4 million school’s official opening

Pupils and staff where joined by Somerset County Council’s leader  as they celebrated the official opening of their new state-of-the-art school in Bridgwater.

Northgate Primary School was built with funding from Somerset County Council and EDF. 268 more words

Fox Board Candidate Chellew's Critchlow Connections Persist

Former Fox superintendent Jim Chellew is the latest in a line of Friends of Dianne Critchlow to run for Fox School Board since she resigned in disgrace in 2014 after news of her massive theft from the district emerged. 852 more words


Secondary School Admissions up again in Somerset

Over 97 per cent of Somerset’s children were offered a Secondary School place at one of their top three school choices, figures released by Somerset County Council show today. 227 more words

Press Releases

For SC House 69: Chris Wooten

Lexington – Town and county – has a murky political record.  Corruption is not exclusive to this county, nor is it as rampant here as it is elsewhere (*cough* Richland).  681 more words


Assessment - The Elephant in the Room

I have found that, in general, educators don’t like talking about assessment. This could be for any of a variety of reasons:


Contractor agreed for school expansion

The £9 million expansion of a Taunton special school took a major step forward today after Somerset County Council’s Cabinet agreed a contractor.

Last month, a planning application was submitted for an expansion to Selworthy School, which currently caters for both primary and secondary school pupils with special educational needs/disabilities (SEND). 489 more words

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A Lidl New School Begins

Big builds continue around the leafy boulevards of Twickenham. This time the big ‘un is actually a Lidl one… and a school It’s all getting underway on the site of Ryde House in Richmond Road, East Twickenham. 237 more words