Schools and Learning news
Published on Tuesday, 12th March 2019
Southend-on-Sea’s schoolchildren have achieved above the national average in all key stage performance results.
Published on Wednesday, 6th March 2019
Nearly 80% of Southend-on-Sea children will start secondary school in September 2019 at their first choice school.
Published on Monday, 18th February 2019
A council-run mentoring project that supports local year 8 pupils with the help and guidance of local businesses has been nominated for a national award.
Published on Wednesday, 13th February 2019
Southend musicians and school children will be given the opportunity to perform at the Palace Theatre as part of a local music show.
Published on Friday, 25th January 2019
Secondary schools in Southend are celebrating after statistics published yesterday (Thursday 24 January) confirmed the schools performed above the national* average in their GCSE results.
Published on Monday, 14th January 2019
Councillors are to consider investing £300k to replace three ageing wooden huts at Chalkwell Hall Infant School with new energy-efficient classrooms.
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: