Primary/Junior Schools

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...

Book vending machines deliver the magic of reading – at the push of a button!

Teachers at Mere Green Primary School are hoping pupils will hungrily devour the contents of three new...

Charity anti-bullying day pictures will knock your socks off!

Pupils across the Arthur Terry Learning Partnership put their best feet forward in a colourful event to raise awareness of bullying –...

Former Erdington schoolboy marks milestone birthday with lifechanging gift

A former Erdington pupil is celebrating his 70th birthday by giving his old primary school an incredible present – more than one...

Lockdown hero Carol scoops national education award

A ‘remarkable’ Erdington teaching assistant who is described as the ‘keystone of her school’ has scooped a national award for her heroic...

Busy bee Sophie walks 127 miles to raise cash for her favourite insects

A Curdworth school pupil has been busy as a bee this summer – by walking more than a hundred miles to raise...

SCHOOL’S GREEN-FINGERED TRIBUTE TO JOSHUA ATTRACTS NATIONWIDE SUPPORT

Staff and pupils at an Erdington school who wanted to revitalise a corner of their playground dedicated to a much-missed pupil have...

Budding Hill West chefs create recipe for happiness with charity cookbook

Best friends from Sutton Coldfield’s Hill West Primary School have poured bags of heart and soul into a new ‘lockdown’ cookery book...

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...

Fun run gets a reboot as families give their personal best for Hill West

Support is gathering pace for a popular Sutton Park fun run, which is taking place ‘virtually’ this year thanks to the team...

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JOHN WILLMOTT WELCOMES TEAM GB ATHLETES AND PROSPECTIVE OLYMPIC TEAM MEMBERS

Students at John Willmott School learned about what it takes to go for gold – when two athletics stars from Team GB...

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...

Teamwork behind Plantsbrook’s COVID testing success, says headteacher

Plantsbrook’s headteacher says the challenges of the last 12 months have built a stronger connection between the school and parents – after...

Sutton families take to the skies for uplifting virtual balloon race fundraiser

Families and staff at Hill West Primary School will go up, up and away when a virtual balloon race lifts off this...