Students were in a jubilant mood after another year of A-level improvements at Lowestoft Sixth Form College.

Sixth Form College

Hundreds of students across Norfolk and Suffolk nervously awaiting results will soon discover how they fared in their A-levels.

For students in their teens, weighing up their next steps is a hefty - but necessary - decision.

Cakes were baked, legs were waxed and heads were shaved during a series of fundraising events.

Ormiston Denes Academy

The colleges of Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft have now been formally merged to create East Coast College with campuses in both towns.

East Coast College

A primary school in Suffolk could be moved to a new sponsor after a poor Ofsted report saw the government threaten to end its funding.

This summer will see the first cohort of GCSE students decipher a mix of letters and numbers in their results. Education correspondent Lauren Cope looks at the move to numerical grading and what it means for pupils.

Lauren Cope

Primary school pupils were all smiles after they were crowned as South East champions.


A primary school has marked a special anniversary with an end-of-year celebration.


School budgets for fire safety should be ring-fenced to help ensure pupil safety, a Suffolk headteacher has said.

An inaugural youth football tournament has been hailed a success.

Travis Cole

A college has announced plans to work closer with neighbouring schools while keeping its independence.

Sixth Form College

Olympic hero Sally Gunnell OBE has been inspiring pupils about the benefits of keeping healthy.

A few months ago, a Lowestoft high school entertained audiences with a festive spectacular.

Benjamin Britten Music Academy

A Lowestoft academy is set to transport audiences on a musical journey.

Ormiston Denes Academy

Talented students at a Lowestoft high school have triumphed in the national finals of a prestigious dance contest.

Benjamin Britten

A Lowestoft teacher has been honoured with a prestigious national award recognising his inspirational teaching.

Sixth Form College

It is a programme that captivates a nation.

Benjamin Britten

Talented primary school children have showcased some “amazing work” during a special event.

A leading Suffolk independent school looks set to secure permission to build 69 homes on playing fields to raise more than £4million for improvements to ensure the school’s future, despite objections.

Waveney District Council

Pupils at Saint Felix School in Reydon have been enjoying some notable achievements on the sports field, with top results at regional and national competitions in athletics and cricket.

A group of 26 pupils from Saint Felix School in Southwold recently visited CERN, the world’s largest physics research centre in Geneva.

Saint Felix School

Senior leaders at a Lowestoft primary school have said they are “absolutely committed” to moving forward and continuing to make further improvements.

A group of aspiring scientists were given a special chance to “expand their understanding” during a trip to the world’s largest physics research centre in the world, in Geneva.

Saint Felix School

The achievements of 20 “outstanding” students were recognised at a special ceremony which praised their dedication in wanting to learn and develop.

University of East Anglia

A former East Coast College student returned to Lowestoft to inspire new graduates before they embark upon their career paths.

Simon Gray

Eager young gardeners at a Gorleston school are ready to reap the benefits of their growing enterprise.


Our time at school - and memories thereafter - are often shaped by teachers.

Pupils at a Lowestoft-area primary school enjoyed a day of singing sea shanties, as they learned about the history of the town and its fishing and seafaring past.


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