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Wed, 12:23

Schools across East Anglia have just two days left to submit their LEGO token totals to be in with a chance of winning up to £1,000 worth of LEGO vouchers.

Pupils at a north Norfolk high school have celebrated winning the chance to compete in an international robotics festival.

A group of high school students tried their hand at cooking in a competition inspired by a popular TV show.

The latest trend in getting children to learn outdoors is beach school - and a tiny village school near Fakenham is blazing a trail.

After 18 months of hard work and anticipation, one Norfolk primary school is celebrating the opening of its exciting new learning space.

"Key changes" in education policy are behind an academy trust's decision to pursue a merger with a larger organisation.

At a difficult time for the creative arts in schools, Bethany Whymark speaks to two Norfolk music teachers about their experiences.

A group of schoolchildren from mid Norfolk recently took part in a money academy session.

A sea cadet force based on the north Norfolk coast has teamed up with its local high school to boost pupil involvement in activities such as first aid, sailing, and powerboating.

Youngsters at a Brancaster school had a busy morning learning about honey bees on their annual trip to the White Horse pub.

A group of students at a mid Norfolk high school have spent what was meant to be the first weekend after Britain left the European Union celebrating their school's connection with the arts and culture of the continent.

Nine secondary schools in Norfolk have more than one in five of their places for the new intake in September unfilled, figures reveal.

Sporting commitment and achievements of youngsters at a Norfolk high school have been celebrated at an awards evening.

Donna-Louise Bishop

A Dereham high school recently welcomed a group of foreign students to the town as part of a European education programme.

European Union

Four student photographers have scooped honours at a national photographic competition.

Reepham High School

It was a fire that destroyed thousands of pounds worth of toys and devastated the children of a north Norfolk pre-school.

Students at a mid Norfolk high school channeled their inner Sherlock Holmes to solve a murder mystery to mark British Science Week.

A primary school has been celebrating British Science Week by welcoming a host of visitors to talk about their careers to pupils.

NHS

As the size of Norfolk grows, so too must the number of school places for its children. Bethany Whymark reports on a council vision for the future of schools.

Broadland District Council

A teenage student from north Norfolk is encouraging people to help out in their local communities by volunteering.

School children across mid and north Norfolk dressed up as their favourite characters for this year's World Book Day.

Plans to open a new Catholic primary school - the first in Norfolk for decades - have received the backing of 90% of those people who took part in a public consultation.

Norfolk County Council

A former Fakenham College site could be turned into a facility for children with special educational needs.

Fakenham Academy

The head of an independent school which was told it must take action to meet health and safety requirements has said that the recommended improvements have now been carried out.

A charity-run nursery and complex needs school will be stocking up on thousands of pounds worth of free books as the winners of our Books for Schools competition are announced.

East Anglia has been snubbed by a government pilot scheme to improve broadband speeds in rural primary schools.

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