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Half-a-million pounds of government money could be put towards tackling exclusion in Norfolk’s schools, after a bid was submitted by council officers.

Playtimes have been given an added boost for youngsters at Sheringham Primary School, who have just taken delivery of 20 scooters complete with helmets and knee pads.

A new outdoor learning environment has been opened in north Norfolk, aimed at engaging and teaching younger pupils in a new way.

Collected lots of Sports for Schools tokens and wondering what to do next? Here’s everything you need to know.

Exam season is about to start for thousands of teenagers across Norfolk. As major changes are being introduced to the GCSE grading system, reporter SOPHIE WYLLIE looks at what this means for pupils and parents.

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A leveret decorated by children at a north Norfolk school for this summer’s GoGoHares trail hitched a ride on Norwich’s open top sightseeing bus.

Norwich

Staff, governors, parents, carers and pupils at a north Norfolk school are delighted it has maintained its ‘Good’ Ofsted rating.

North Walsham

Pupils at Hevingham Primary School were treated to an commemorative assembly with a sparkle.

Harry

A group of Sheringham nursery school pupils had a chance to enjoy their very own professional music recital, when they were visited by two members of the acclaimed Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.

North Norfolk District Council

Parents at Cawston Primary Academy have been sent a message warning them that a man in a van has been approaching children and offering them a ride.

Norfolk police

Two of England’s star rugby players have thanked the Norfolk coach who inspired their careers in the sport.

Tom

Young reading enthusiasts are needed to help children choose what books to read at Norfolk’s libraries this summer.

Norfolk County Council

A children’s author whose books are among the best read at a Cromer school officially opened its new library.

Cromer

A multi-disciplinary construction consultancy has helped to develop and construct a new activity centre with one of Britain’s tallest climbing towers for a Norfolk school.

Gresham's School

A school which is beginning the next chapter of its life has appointed a new headteacher to steer the ship.

Making his first official visit since his health scare, North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb said he felt he had “dodged a bullet”.

Norman Lamb

Next time you visit the White Horse in Brancaster Staithe, take a look at the children’s menu - it was designed by a local schoolboy.

A former Norwich councillor and deputy head at a city academy has been announced as the new principal of a north Norfolk school.

Cromer Academy

The next time you pop into a north Norfolk pub, take a look at the children’s menu - its pictures were designed by Brancaster youngsters.

An innovative approach learning has paid dividends for a north Norfolk village primary school, which has just been given an across-the-board ‘good’ Ofsted rating.

Happy, dedicated staff and students, a strong work ethic and a commitment to ensuring every young person reaches their potential are the main ingredients for a bright future, according to the head of a Norfolk sixth form college just rated among the top 1pc in the country.

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Schoolchildren have been learning that you can eat smoked salmon raw, and other valuable information, as part of a day of food science.

Rotary Club

The future of education in Briston and surrounds looks secure after the opening of a new £2 million teaching block at Astley Primary School.

Norfolk County Council

A north Norfolk school where pupils feel safe has been told it is still good.

Little owls of all shapes and sizes are set to pop up in Holt shop windows, thanks to the artistic efforts of local primary school pupils.

Norfolk

An innovative project has proved a success as a group of north Norfolk learners have celebrated the organisation’s six month anniversary.

John Archibald

Storybook characters from Harry Potter, to Horrid Henry are featured on the walls of Cromer Junior School’s newly revamped library, which was opened this week by children’s author Benjamin Scott .

Cromer Junior School

New courses for young people and adults covering everything from business to health are being offered by a North Walsham sixth-form college.

Paston College

A new headteacher has been appointed to oversee two north Norfolk schools.

Year 6 pupils at Cromer Junior School had a chance to learn about jobs ranging from police officer to postal worker, at an annual careers day they organised for youngsters from three local primary schools.

University of East Anglia

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