Hartlepool youngsters get inspired during science week

Children at a Hartlepool primary school have been getting to grips with science as part of a fun week dedicated to the subject.

Megan Fairless with her 3-year-old twins Hope (left) and Faith (right).

New Bath, Book and Bed campaign aimed at improving reading for children

Parents are being supported to read with their children through Bath, Book and Bed - a year-long campaign which is being coordinated by Hartlepool Borough Council’s Children’s Centres.

CCAD graduates celebrate with the traditional morter board throw

College bucking the trend with 10% rise in student applications

A college is celebrating a strong start to the new year with an increase in student recruitment to its university-level campus in Hartlepool.

Pupils Ryan Williams and Evie Banks with the defibrillator.

Former pupil donates cash for school defibrillator

Primary school children at a Hartlepool school are to have first aid training after receiving a life-saving piece of equipment.

How did your child's school do? Picture: Pixabay.

Revealed: The North East schools classed as under-performing by the government

Here is a list of the North East schools listed among the 282 secondary schools in England found to be under-performing (defined as being below the Government's floor standard for 2016).
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Craig Hignett with Poppy Stuart

Headteacher’s praise for ‘wonderful’ Hartlepool students

Dozens of students were honoured on a night when a school’s amazing pupil talent was honoured.

Mark Tilling, headteacher at High Tunstall College of Science.

Find out how your child’s school has done in the latest league tables

Two Hartlepool schools are celebrating topping the latest league tables.

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Hartlepool Civic Centre.

‘Weak’ service for children with disabilities in Hartlepool, find inspectors

Inspectors have highlighted “significant areas of weakness” after a review of Hartlepool’s services for people with special educational needs and disabilities.

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High Tunstalls Senior STEM teacher Lyndsay Reavley receives the STEM Assured Award from Hartlepool MP Ian Wright as staff, students and industry representatives look on.

Employers get set to inspire Hartlepool students at industry event

Hartlepool students will meet some of the region’s biggest employers next week as part of an event hoping to inspire their future careers.

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Debbie Thompson.

Teacher backing campaign promoting the profession

A teacher is backing a January campaign to encourage more people into the profession.

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Princess Anne officially opens new college redevelopment

A revamped college has been given the Royal seal of approval with a visit by Princess Anne.

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Hartlepool Civic Centre.

Hartlepool youngsters organise event to promote tolerance

A group of Hartlepool youngsters will stage a thought-provoking community event to mark Holocaust Memorial Day next week.

General view of the Northern Lights Academy on King Oswy Drive in Hartlepool  Picture: DAVID WOOD

Mothballed Hartlepool Northern Lights Academy building looks set to return

A mothballed Hartlepool building could be back in use this year - offering a “vibrant hub” for students.

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Can you beat this spelling test?

Quiz: Can you spell better than a 9-year-old?

You might be able to spell Mississippi, but can you keep up with the brightest young spelling talent in the UK?
Taking care over your UCAS form could lead to the university course of your dreams.

Five top tips to make your UCAS application outstanding

With the final UCAS deadline looming in mid-January, students are worrying about the application which will bag them a place on the university course of their dreams.

Medal-winning stars ensure Hartlepool youngsters have splashing time at swim session

Medal-winning stars ensure Hartlepool youngsters have splashing time at swim session

Two paralympic medal-winning stars surprised a group of Hartlepool youngsters when they joined them at their weekly swimming session.

The Academy at Shotton Hall is hosting a teacher training day.

Academy to hold teacher training day

An opportunity to find out about a career in teaching is on offer this month.

New plans for studio in former Council depot.

Why Hartlepool is the perfect location for a film and TV studio

Hartlepool could be a perfect location for a film studio, according to a boss at a college involved in the project.

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Cast members of Manor Community Academy production of The Wizard Of Oz.

Wizard show launches Hartlepool school’s new building

Pupils at a Hartlepool school have been Over the Rainbow to produce its first show in their new home.

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