Hartlepool teacher banned for life from classroom after affair with 16-year-old pupil

A Hartlepool teacher who began an affair with a 16-year-old pupil at his school after kissing her at prom night has been dismissed from the profession for life.

New primary school performance tables for Hartlepool have been published today

New Hartlepool primary school league tables published: How do they rank?

New tables showing the number of primary school pupils in Hartlepool reaching the expected standard in reading, writing and maths have been published today.


Young carol singers put Hartlepool shoppers in festive mood

Young singers have spread festive cheer to shoppers in Hartlepool.

St Hild's Church of England School on King Oswy Drive in Hartlepool.

Hartlepool school failed to get ‘good’ rating for over a decade

A Hartlepool school has failed to be rated as good for more than ten years.

Support staff at Eldon Grove Academy are rewarded for their
dedication and commitment with head of school Audrey Brahimi (seated left), organiser for UNISON Jo Spires (standing centre) and assistant headteacher Sharon Stephenson (seated right).

Support staff at Hartlepool school are shining stars

Staff at a Hartlepool school have been hailed shining stars after being recognised for their contributions.


Magical reindeer visit delights children at Hartlepool school

A spot of festive magic arrived at a Hartlepool primary school with a visit by Father Christmas – and a real life reindeer.

Stranton Primary School teacher Anthony Emms with pupils in front of the school's Promethean ActivPanel.

Hartlepool school gets £3,000 hi-tech boost in national contest

The learning experience of pupils at a Hartlepool primary school has been improved after it bagged hi-tech equipment worth thousands of pounds as part of a national competition.

Less than a third of North East students are likely to go to university

Chances of going to university depend on where school leavers live

A school leaver's chances of going to university depend heavily on where they live, new figures suggest.

Throston Primary School pupils spending the day by torchlight, as part of an Eco day at the school.

Lights go out at Hartlepool primary school to boost eco awareness

It was lights out at a Hartlepool school when the classrooms were plunged into darkness.

Amy McBean.

Hartlepool teenager chosen for national honour

A Hartlepool teenager has been chosen as a national ambassador for young people.

Tag rugby teams from Clavering (in black) and Barnard Grove (in blue)  at the Tag Rugby Tees Valley Finals.

Hartlepool schools’ tag rugby teams do town proud in Tees Valley finals

Sporty pupils from two Hartlepool schools did the town proud as they competed at a prestigious rugby competition.

Manor Community Academy

Swimming lessons cancelled at Hartlepool’s Manor Community Academy

Swimming lessons at a Hartlepool school have been cancelled while maintenance issues are dealt with, say bosses.

Phil Wilson MP with youngsters at Wellfield School.

School collection hopes to provide Christmas boost for foodbank

School pupils have pitched in to help those in need at Christmas.

West Park Primary School choir which will be singing at Alice House Hospice's Santa Fun Run

Hartlepool school choir to add high note to festive fun run

A Hartlepool school choir will add their voice to this weekend’s annual Santa Fun Run.

Former Hartlepool United midfield player Tommy Miller working with Seaton Carew Holy Trinity School pupil Ethan Andrews.  Picture by FRANK REID

Ex-Hartlepool, Sunderland, Ipswich, Sheff Wed, Preston star Tommy Miller goes back to school

Tommy Miller “loves” Hartlepool and would like to put something back into the town he holds close to his heart.

Hartlepool United
Students taking part in show Annie, cast characters Rooster, Lily, Miss Hannigan, Annie, Grace Farell, Oliver Warbucks.

Hartlepool students celebrate success of annual show

Hartlepool students are celebrating the success of their latest sell-out musical performance of ‘Annie’.

The rugby club urged its members to 'expect a confrontation bigger than the Battle of Orgreave', pictured.

Durham students provoke outrage with 'Thatcher's Government vs Miners' event

Students at a Durham University college have provoked a storm of criticism after planning a social night recreating the animosity of the Miners' Strike.

Sparks flew during the science show

Sparks fly at science show to inspire next generation of engineers

An explosive science show experienced by hundreds students went with bang.

Kim Cummings, Claire Ungley, Emma Maslin and Coun Paul Beck.

Hartlepool school named a ‘star’ for outstanding work for the community

A Hartlepool school has clinched an award for its work in changing lives.

High Tunstall Make A Difference anti-bullying team.

Hartlepool secondary school celebrates anti-bullying award

A Hartlepool secondary school has been recognised after proving its ability to stand up to bullies.

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