Schools and Learning news
Published on Thursday, 8th February 2018
Year 4 pupils from Eastwood Primary School and Nursery ‘took to the skies’ with a thrilling behind the scenes trip to London Southend Airport.
Published on Friday, 26th January 2018
Statistics published yesterday by the Department for Education (DfE) confirmed Southend-on-Sea as an overall area performed well above the national* average under the Government’s new GCSE measures.
Published on Wednesday, 3rd January 2018
A new video, produced by Project 49, has brought teachers to schools in Southend-on-Sea from far and wide, in an innovative and collaborative recruitment campaign.
Published on Friday, 15th December 2017
Southend-on-Sea schools have once again soared up the national performance tables, coming 28th out of 151 local authorities for reading, writing and maths at Key Stage 2.
Published on Monday, 4th December 2017
Plans to deliver increased secondary school places from 2018 onwards are set to be fully delivered through expansions at existing secondary schools, rather than the building of a new school.
Published on Monday, 20th November 2017
A special ceremony was held on Friday 10th November that celebrated Southend-on-Sea schools that have made major strides in boosting the health and wellbeing of pupils.
Published on Tuesday, 6th September 2016
Local parents and carers can apply now for secondary school places for September 2017.
Published on Wednesday, 6th July 2016
Southend-on-Sea pupils have received a welcome boost with the news that the area is in line with or above the national average for Key Stage 2 SATS.
Published on Friday, 16th October 2015
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is congratulating schools after provisional figures released nationally showed a rise in the number of pupils achieving 5 or more A* - C GCSE grades.
Published on Tuesday, 21st July 2015
Whatever your GCSE results turn out to be, helpful advice is at hand at a special event on Friday 21 August.
Published on Tuesday, 30th September 2014
Tuesday 30th September 2014 Councillor Anne Jones, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council’s Executive Councillor for Children and Learning, says: