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SCHOOLS UNITE TO CREATE THE TEACHERS OF TOMORROW

A Sutton-based alliance of schools are bucking the trend in recruiting new staff – thanks to a ground-breaking on-site training programme that...

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.

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...

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...

MP plants tree to celebrate years of success at Fairfax

A Sutton school that is celebrating its 60th birthday laid down more roots this week – when the Royal Town’s MP planted...

Artist Izabela’s portrait will ensure Fairfax’s first headteacher takes centre stage at school’s 60th anniversary

A highly-regarded Sutton Coldfield-based artist is helping a local school celebrate a landmark anniversary – by creating a new portrait of the...

Fairfax pupils live up to school motto, say Ofsted inspectors

Inspectors say Fairfax’s ‘proud’ pupils live up to the Sutton school’s motto of ‘dignity in hard work’, after awarding it ‘Good’ status.

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...

HELP SOLVE THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING PROGRAMMES

A Sutton School which has been holding a popular annual arts festival for more than half a century wants former pupils and...

IT’S BACK TO SCHOOL FOR EX-PUPILS AS FAIRFAX MARKS 60TH BIRTHDAY

A Sutton school is appealing for former pupils to come forward as it prepares to celebrate its 60th birthday next year.

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STUDENTS GO BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE BEEB

Students from John Willmott School stepped behind the camera to see how a world-famous TV studio has helped report the world of...

SUTTON MP UNVEILS TRIBUTE TO PIONEERING HEADTEACHER

A Sutton school has paid a moving tribute to its founder by naming a newly-refurbished building aftger...

NEW EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP AIMS TO HELP SCHOOLS SHARE EXPERTISE

An ambitious new education trust which includes Sutton Coldfield schools is promising to further raise standards through collaboration and shared expertise.

Workshops help John Willmott students plot their futures

John Willmott students were given the chance to ‘write their own success stories’ in workshops with a top motivational speaker.