CARING PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS COLLECT GIFTS FOR NURSING HOME RESIDENTS

Residents at a Coleshill nursing home are set to get some extra special Christmas presents, thanks to the festive generosity of pupils,...

WATCH: Video gives Bishop Vesey’s Giving Tree appeal a festive final push

Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School has released a video urging local people to back their annual Giving Tree appeal in Sutton town centre...

‘Uplifting’ moment as Arthur Terry Christmas collection results in massive donation to Food Bank

Generous students, parents and staff at Arthur Terry School have ensured that local people in need over the festive season will have...

An uplifting tail! Dog lends an ear to young readers

It’s no shaggy dog story – children are going ‘peanuts’ for paw-fect classmate Snoopy, who is bringing added bounce to pupil’s reading...

‘I’ll miss life at Plantsbrook’ says headteacher Tracy as she prepares to retire after 20 years

Birmingham’s longest-serving headteacher says she will miss school life after retiring this month – but she knows that after nearly 20 years...

Bishop Vesey students ready to wrap gifts as ‘Giving Tree’ returns to Gracechurch

Caring students from Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School took hours to lovingly bedeck the Christmas Tree that stands in the Gracechurch Shopping Centre...

arts

NATIONAL ORCHESTRA SPOTLIGHT FALLS ON TALENTED KYNAN

A budding violin virtuoso from Sutton is set to take centre stage after being named leader of the National Youth Orchestra.

TOWN JUNIOR PUPILS STEP BACK IN TIME TO WAR YEARS

Pupils at Town Junior School learned how to ‘keep calm and carry on’ when they stepped back in time to World War...

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...

UNITED NATIONS OF CHRISTMAS FOR PUPILS’ FESTIVE SHOW

PUPILS at a Sutton school discovered how youngsters around the world celebrate Christmas in a globe-trotting festive production. All...

Collages decorate school to mark Black History Month

Students at a Sutton school created powerful images of inspirational black figures - and learned about others through video messages.

Picture perfect as Children’s Art Week is unveiled at Hill West

Talented Hill West Primary School pupils are brushing up on their artistic skills this summer. Budding artists will be able to view...

A Dickens of a musical launches Plantsbrook School’s new theatre

“I am immensely proud of all of the fantastic students and staff who have worked tirelessly to put this brilliant production together. In our first whole school show performed in our lovely new theatre, everyone rose to the challenge magnificently.”

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...

community

An uplifting tail! Dog lends an ear to young readers

It’s no shaggy dog story – children are going ‘peanuts’ for paw-fect classmate Snoopy, who is bringing added bounce to pupil’s reading...

Curdworth Primary School joins the Arthur Terry Learning Partnership

The Arthur Terry Learning Partnership (ATLP) has welcomed Curdworth Primary School to its growing family of academies.  This is...

TAMWORTH STORE’S GREEN-FINGERED LOCKDOWN GIFT TO SUTTON SCHOOL

The children of keyworkers being looked after at a Sutton Coldfield school have been getting green-fingered during lockdown thanks to the generosity...

SCHOOL’S BLANKET BOOK CHALLENGE HAS READING COVERED

READING has never been more fun for youngsters at a Sutton junior school, after staff created a pioneering new scheme to help...

Sport

Martha’s on the ball! Sutton student selected to train with England Lionesses

A rising Sutton Coldfield football star who dreams of representing England is putting her best boot forward this half term by training...

PLANTSBROOK GIRLS ARE THE QUEENS OF SUTTON’S NETBALL COURTS

Young sports stars at a Sutton school are having a ball after being crowned champions at four different netball tournaments.

ELECTRIC DREAMS DRIVING ARTHUR TERRY RACERS TO SUCCESS

In a busy, tech-filled classroom at Arthur Terry School, an industrious little 3D printer is beavering away, its nozzle whizzing back and...

ofsted/results

WE ARE SO PROUD OF OUR GCSE STUDENTS, SAYS PLANTSBROOK HEAD

Students at Plantsbrook School in Sutton Coldfield have been told they should be proud of their efforts...

‘Smiles all round’ at John Willmott School

There were smiles all round today at John Willmott School when after five years of hard work the students collected their GCSE...

Fairfax GCSE students praised for hard work

Fairfax's Year 11 students returned to the academy for the first time since March to collect their GCSE results.

sixth form

MP praises caring Sutton schools for making thousands of donations to good causes over winter

Sutton Coldfield’s MP has praised the Royal Town’s schools for their ‘remarkable efforts and generosity’, after students, parents and staff collected thousands...

Bishop Vesey students ready to wrap gifts as ‘Giving Tree’ returns to Gracechurch

Caring students from Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School took hours to lovingly bedeck the Christmas Tree that stands in the Gracechurch Shopping Centre...

Ben and friends deliver Christmas cheer with care parcel appeal

Homeless people and struggling families will have a little more Christmas cheer this year thanks to the efforts of a caring Plantsbrook...

VESEY TRIO INSPIRE FOOD BANK DONATION

Caring students at Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School have collected almost 1000 items to help struggling families this Christmas after organising a Food...

VIdeo

‘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

Fairfax pupils blasted off for an out-of-this-world school production which took audiences on a trip to outer space. More...

Paralympic volleyball serves up more fun at Fairfax

An award-winning Sutton school which is renowned for serving up sporting opportunities for pupils of all abilities is introducing another Paralympic game...

NATIONAL ORCHESTRA SPOTLIGHT FALLS ON TALENTED KYNAN

A budding violin virtuoso from Sutton is set to take centre stage after being named leader of the National Youth Orchestra.