NEW ERA FOR SUTTON’S HISTORIC SHRUBBERY SCHOOL

Sutton's longest-established independent school can look forward to an exciting new future - with plans for 'significant investment' to enhance the unique...

Hill West staff, parents and pupils celebrate as rebuild is announced that will ‘transform’ school

A Sutton Coldfield Primary School is to undergo a major rebuild, creating state-of-the-art new facilities which will transform the school for generations...

JOHN WILLMOTT STUDENTS HAVE DESIGNS ON THE FUTURE IN ECO PROJECT

Students from John Willmott School predicted the future for a project that saw them design buildings for coming generations, while getting insight...

Sutton Coldfield school helps children celebrate a new chapter in their lives

Lisa Lockley, assistant headteacher, with year 8 students Maddison, Safiya, Shavvy, Madaleine and Mike Talbot of Zest Education. A...

Arthur Terry students dare to enter the Dragons’ Den

Plucky students from the Arthur Terry School were hoping not to hear the dreaded words 'I'm out!' when they took part in...

DESIGNERS TO THE STARS GIVE TIPS TO PLANTSBROOK STUDENTS

Students at Plantsbrook School developed a passion for fashion at a recent workshop – while also learning about the business of building...

arts

Some Kinda Wonderful! Arthur Terry’s Rosie O’Sullivan debuts new NHS charity single

International recording artist and Sutton Coldfield school vocal coach, Rosie O’Sullivan, has released a new charity single ‘Some Kinda Wonderful’ in aid...

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...

BISHOP VESEY MUSICIANS PUT ON THREE OUTDOOR CONCERTS TO MARK END OF TERM

Determined staff and students at Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School overcame the challenges of the pandemic to round off their academic year by...

Music star swaps world stage for school stage to surprise Birmingham students

International recording artist and Birmingham star, Lady Sanity, returned to her former secondary school – Stockland Green - last week to surprise...

COLESHILL STUDENTS GET ARTY TO WIN LOCKDOWN POINTS

Students from The Coleshill School are keeping their spirits up during lockdown with a series of weekly competitions – which have encouraged...

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...

ARTFUL PUPILS GET CREATIVE FOR ANNUAL STOCKLAND GREEN CONTEST

Stockland Green School pupils showed their creative side when they held a cultural competition featuring everything from...

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.

community

ATLP boss Richard is ‘humbled’ by Chamber of Commerce award

A national education leader who runs a partnership of academies in Birmingham, Staffordshire and Warwickshire, has been recognised by the Chambers of...

Happy students celebrate Stockland Green’s Wellbeing Week

Caring students, staff and community came together for five days from 12 November to take part in Stockland Green School’s second ‘Wellbeing...

SUTTON’S LONGEST SERVING HEADTEACHER POSTPONES HER RETIREMENT DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

A Sutton Coldfield headteacher who was set to retire this summer after 19 years in charge at Plantsbrook School has decided to...

JOHN WILLMOTT STUDENTS JOIN VOLUNTEERS FOR LITTER PICK

Community-spirited Sutton students picked up a few tips when they joined volunteers from Sutton’s biggest litter picking group to clean-up rubbish in...

Sport

PLANTSBROOK CRICKETING STAR FELIX BOWLS OVER THE SELECTORS

A promising young cricketer from Sutton has bowled over selectors to be chosen for a summer international squad – and has even...

PLANTSBROOK SOCCER STARS ARE SHOOTING FOR THE TOP

Two budding soccer stars at Plantsbrook School are hoping to kick on and net careers in the Beautiful Game.

MOTORSPORT MARSHAL CHARLOTTE IS IN POLE POSITION

A driven Plantsbrook School pupil who volunteers as a marshal at some of the UK’s biggest motorsport events is in pole position...

ofsted/results

Plantsbrook students get innovative assessments to help decide grades

Plantsbrook School students whose course results are to be decided by staff assessments instead of exams this year are being given innovative...

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...

sixth form

BISHOP VESEY MUSICIANS PUT ON THREE OUTDOOR CONCERTS TO MARK END OF TERM

Determined staff and students at Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School overcame the challenges of the pandemic to round off their academic year by...

CAREFUL PLANNING DELIVERS FIRST IN-PERSON EVENT FOR PLANTSBROOK PUPILS

Plantsbrook School students considering life at university had a boost this week – when the school hosted its first in-person Higher Education...

Plantsbrook celebrates as star student Dan gets Cambridge offer

A Plantsbrook School student is celebrating after his hard work was rewarded with an offer to study at Cambridge University.

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...

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

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...