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It was an occasion that saw children meet Chewie and students meet stormtroopers.

A few months ago, a Lowestoft academy invited audiences to follow the yellow brick road.

Headteachers have spoken out against plans to cut school transport services as a consultation was launched into the plans.

Suffolk County Council

More than 400 pupils were treated to some hands-on science at a special all-day event.

For many, the very thought of algebra is enough to send chills down the spine.

Carlton Colville

Pupils and staff at a Lowestoft-area primary school found out more about disability and difference during thought provoking workshops.

A Lowestoft-area primary school will be holding two open day sessions for the 2018 intake next month.

A children’s choir from Africa will bring an inspirational concert to Lowestoft in the New Year.

Pupils at one Lowestoft-area primary school have been inspired by two recent visits.


Hundreds of Suffolk children helped “raise the roof” during a singing project first conceived to mark the centenary of one of the county’s most famous composers.

Sir John Leman High School

It is a topic that appears in newspapers and on televisions across the globe - but one many do not have succinct understanding of.


A team of young athletes from across North Suffolk joined forces to compete in the southern area finals of a prestigious multisport contest.

Ormiston Denes Academy

It is the biggest academy trust in Norfolk, having grown to 30 schools in its four years. Lauren Cope talks to the outgoing and new chief executives at the Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT), as it turns a new page.

Norfolk County Council

Festive fun will be showcased at a Lowestoft-area school later this month.

A mentoring programme designed to raise aspirations and instil confidence in Lowestoft pupils is seeking new volunteers from local businesses.

Stephen Ardley

Students at a Southwold area school have raised more than £3,000 for a charity which supports vulnerable children in Africa and Asia.

A school where pupils are proud to learn has been told it is still good by watchdog inspectors.

Children’s services in Suffolk have been rated as among the best in the country by Ofsted.

Each year we send our team of professional photographers to capture primary school children across Lowestoft and the surrounding areas as they embark on their journey through school in their very first class.

A teacher sexually assaulted by a pupil at a Lowestoft school has been awarded £52,000 in compensation after a judge ruled she was discriminated against and unfairly dismissed.

Suffolk County Council

Funding for sports and PE at Suffolk primary schools is being doubled as part of a Government drive to tackle childhood obesity.

A Lowestoft-area school has taken steps to make all of its pupils storytellers.

A new partnership between a college and care provider has laid the foundation for a fresh breed of carers in the region.

Carlton Colville

Young hockey players from a Lowestoft high school received some coaching from one of the British Olympic team’s star players.

East Point Academy

A school is looking forward to an “exciting future” after joining a trust focused on the protection of rural schools across Norfolk and Suffolk.

Colleges in Norfolk and Suffolk have mounted a multimillion pound bid to form an institute for technology to meet the demand for advanced skills.

Do you know you mammals and can find elusive bats?

East Coast College

A brand new festival will hit Lowestoft next week – bringing three days of music, theatre, art, dance and literature to the town.


A fundraising coffee morning at a Lowestoft-area primary school has boosted a worthy cause.

A whole school faith day has been hailed a success.

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