CORINA GIVES UP HER LONG LOCKS FOR A GOOD CAUSE

A caring staff member at an Erdington school faced the chop when she had her long locks cut off for a much-loved...

Arthur Terry student Sarah tells council chiefs to support families hit by sepsis

An inspirational Arthur Terry student who had to look after her mum when she caught a life-threatening condition took her campaign for...

Experts from eight universities help Plantsbrook students create the perfect application

Students from Sutton Coldfield’s Plantsbrook School who are hoping to win their dream ‘uni’ place got a hand from eight different universities...

Fairy tale fun at Fairfax as for more than 100 students stage Beauty and the Beast

Talented Fairfax students told a tale as old as time when they staged a lavish production of Beauty and the Beast.

Caroline gets MP on board to save students’ dream trip after passport mix up

A dedicated school worker teamed up with her MP to ensure two children didn’t miss the boat in joining their classmates on...

Students are the stars of ATLP awards

More than 100 students from 19 schools were recognised for their outstanding achievements at a remarkable awards ceremony on Thursday, June 30th...

arts

TOWN JUNIOR PUPILS REVEAL STORY BEHIND CLASSIC CHRISTMAS CAROL

Youngsters at a Sutton school were transported back in time to the 18th century and a snow-bound Austrian village for an unusual...

DON’T STOP US NOW! PUPILS GO GA-GA FOR QUEEN ROCK MUSICAL

Plantsbrook staged a musical filled with the music of Queen, and audiences went Ga-Ga for the ambitious show. More...

Our top story tonight: Prime time pupils present the TV news

Move aside Bob Warman and Sameena Ali-Khan, because some plucky new presenters from Sutton Coldfield have been taking over the evening news.

HUNDREDS RETURN TO SCHOOL FOR 60TH REUNION

Former pupils from all across the world returned to Fairfax School for a huge 60th anniversary reunion – and to see a...

Star visits Stockland Green – rapper takes the stage at her old school

It's not often that an international rap star visits Stockland Green - but the former pupil Lady Sanity surprised students of her...

TOWN JUNIOR SCHOOL SHOW SEES PUPILS STEP BACK IN TIME TO WAR YEARS

A Town Junior School show saw pupils learn how to ‘keep calm and carry on’ when they stepped back in time to...

FAIRFAX STUDENTS CELEBRATE THE BEST OF BRITISH

Students at a Sutton school celebrated all things British in a colourful and patriotic two-night festival of arts and culture.

Fairy tale fun at Fairfax as for more than 100 students stage Beauty and the Beast

Talented Fairfax students told a tale as old as time when they staged a lavish production of Beauty and the Beast.

community

Fairfax School 60th anniversary marked with portrait of first headteacher

The Fairfax School 60th anniversary celebrations are to get a colourful addition - thanks to a highly-regarded Sutton Coldfield artist, who is...

PARENTS HELP BUY NEW EQUIPMENT FOR VILLAGE SCHOOL

Playtime for youngsters at a Sutton village school have just got a lot more fun, thanks to new equipment bought with the...

SHRUBBERY SCHOOL PUPILS LET THEIR HANDS DO THE TALKING

Youngsters at Sutton’s oldest independent school have been taught a handy new skill – by learning sign language. Pupils...

HATS OFF TO SUTTON GIRLS’ GRAMMAR SCHOOL RECORD-BREAKING BIRTHDAY BASH

Sutton Girls Grammar School marked its 90th birthday in a memorable way - when more than 1,000 dedicated Sutton Coldfield schoolgirls used...

Sport

Dancer Inayah helps get the Games going

A talented young Erdington dancer put in a gold medal performance to help declare an important part of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games...

PLANTSBROOK STUDENTS GET A KICK OUT OF MEETING TOP SOCCER BOSS

Sporty students at Plantsbrook School got a team talk with a difference – when they met the man who used to run...

SWIMMING STAR ELLIE INSPIRES SHRUBBERY STUDENTS

Sutton swimming legend Ellie Simmonds made a splash when she visited a local school to give students an inspirational speech.

ofsted/results

‘Marvellous achievements’ of Plantsbrook GCSE students

Plantsbrook School is celebrating the ‘marvellous achievements' of Year 11 students as they collect their GCSE results and equivalent qualifications. 

Bishop Vesey’s students achieve outstanding GCSE results

Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School is celebrating the successes of students in their GCSE examination results.

Fairfax ‘hugely proud’ of GCSE students’ results

Fairfax Academy is very pleased to report some excellent achievements by its Year 11 students in their GCSEs and other qualifications this...

sixth form

Experts from eight universities help Plantsbrook students create the perfect application

Students from Sutton Coldfield’s Plantsbrook School who are hoping to win their dream ‘uni’ place got a hand from eight different universities...

CARING COLESHILL STUDENTS PROVIDE FESTIVE TREATS FOR STRUGGLING FAMILIES

Struggling families in Coleshill will get a little extra Christmas cheer after caring students helped collect food and festive treats to be...

Arthur Terry students lobby MPs over issues that matter

Arthur Terry students who are passionate about politics are ensuring their voices are heard in the corridors of power – thanks to...

PLANTSBROOK HEAD SALUTES THE ‘STRENGTH AND RESILIENCE’ OF A LEVEL STUDENTS

Students at Plantsbrook School have been praised for their A level achievements in ‘unprecedented and turbulent times’. Headteacher Jason...

VIdeo

John Willmott School launches remote learning video

The headteacher of a Sutton school has spoken about the learning journey staff and students have been through during the pandemic –...

‘FANTASTIC’ GCSE RESULTS AT PLANTSBROOK SCHOOL

Students and staff at Plantsbrook School in Sutton Coldfield are today celebrating excellent GCSE results. 80% of students achieved...

Fairfax pupils blast off to Forbidden Planet

Students blasted off for an out-of-this-world school production of Return to the Forbidden Planet at Fairfax School. More than...

Paralympic volleyball serves up more fun at Fairfax

The Fairfax School inclusive sport programme - which is renowned for serving up inclusive sport opportunities for pupils of all abilities -...