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20,000 parents in court for letting their kids skip school

A growing number of parents are being prosecuted after their child missed school without permission, with many facing fines and in some cases community sentences or prison time.

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The Government has announced a 159m funding boost for Yorkshire's schools.

Yorkshire awarded £159m to create extra school places and repair crumbling buildings

Schools across Yorkshire are to receive a £159m cash injection for extra school places and building repairs.

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The Scarborough News

The Seaside Story: Celebrating 108 years of the Scarborough campus

Take a look at this special supplement to mark the 108 year history of the Scarborough Campus.

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The winner of the Tour de Yorkshire 2016 Thomas Voeckler with the trophy in Scarborough

Students to make Tour trophy from chocolate

Scarborough TEC will be presenting a tasty award to the winner of the Bridlington to Scarborough stage of the Tour de Yorkshire race.

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Filey Ebor Academy team Ben Colling, Mikey Adams, Olivia Smith Duffin and Megan Simpson (171014d)

Rocket task for students

More than 50 students from local schools, along with apprentices from Derwent Training Centre, took part in the 10th Scarborough Rotary Young Technician Tournament.

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Graham School

Scarborough schools could lose almost £5million in funding

Schools in Scarborough are facing millions of pounds being slashed from their budgets with up to 135 teachers facing the axe, according to a new report.

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Dont take our word for it that the 11 Plus is hard, give it a try.

11 PLUS QUIZ: Are you smarter than an 11 year old?

New research has revealed just 16% of parents score full marks in an 11 Plus quiz.

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The public meeting will be held at Scarborough Library.

Public meeting to discuss cuts to school funds

A public meeting is taking place in Scarborough to discuss the impact of cuts to school budgets in the town.

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Anne Taylors Academy of Dance - Junior Scholarship Group.

From Upper left: Abbie Davies, Emma Hornsey, Alyssa Roe, Cherie Welburn, Amalie Ware, Megan Walls, Anne Taylor, Josie Kerr, Shauna George, Libby Glave.
 From lower left: Henry Ware, Tillie Marshall, Sophie Lever, Jessica Nalton.

National freestyle success for dancers

Fifteen talented youngsters from the Anne Taylor Academy of Dance were selected, from thousands of dancers, to participate at the British Association of Teachers Dancing (BATD) National Freestyle Scholarships 2017.

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St Georges RC Primary School pupils with their goodie bags from Kebbell Homes

School library books in builder’s donation

Kebbell Homes recently made a generous donation to St George’s RC Primary School library.

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Graham School

Graham School to downsize

Graham School has announced it is to close its lower school site in September.

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Urgent action must be taken at Graham School

Ofsted demands urgent action at Scarborough school

Urgent action must be taken at a Scarborough secondary school to address a catalogue of problems including a rise in pupil absences and disruption in lessons, according to Ofsted.

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The Yorkshire comedian bringing humour to ADHD

An entertainer has released a video parodying the funny habits of hyperactive people.
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Body cameras

UK schools introduce body cameras for teachers

Classroom cameras: Coming to a school near you?

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Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Over 40 schools in North and West Yorkshire have been visited by army bomb disposal experts after it was discovered they were storing a potentially hazardous chemical on their premises.

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University of Hull Scarborough Campus on Filey Road.
Picture by Neil Silk
03/12/14

University appeals for memories from staff and students

One of Scarborough’s longest-serving educational sites is appealing for recollections from past students and staff.

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Wykeham School staff collect the 2016 Rolls-Royce Science Prize at an awards ceremony in London.

School scoops a Rolls-Royce of an accolade

A primary school is celebrating after beating more than 2,000 entries to claim first place in a national science competition.

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