Four more Nottingham schools celebrating glowing Ofsted reports

Four more Nottingham schools celebrating glowing Ofsted reports

Ofsted inspectors have praised four schools in Nottingham for their hard work and excellence. Rosehill School has maintained its ‘Outstanding’ rating, Middleton Primary has also maintained ‘Good’, while Rosslyn Park Primary has been awarded a ‘Good’ rating – up from ‘Inadequate’ at its previous inspection in 2014 – and Radford Academy has gone from ‘Requires […]

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Three primary school expansions will create 480 school places by 2020

Three primary school expansions will create 480 school places by 2020

Three Nottingham City schools will expand by the end of 2019, creating 480 school places and 26 nursery places. The three schools are: Westbury Special School in Bilborough, which will have 60 additional primary and secondary places by August 2018, following investment of £4.75m Glade Hill Primary School in Bestwood, which will have 210 additional […]

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Pupils’ improvements in reading and writing through phonics put Nottingham in top ten

Pupils’ improvements in reading and writing through phonics put Nottingham in top ten

Local pupils have placed Nottingham in the top ten most improved areas in the country for learning how to read and write through phonics. Their achievement – which has seen Nottingham City move up 32 places in the national league tables in just two years – has prompted a letter from Minister of State for […]

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OFSTED report shows improvement in Nottingham schools

OFSTED report shows improvement in Nottingham schools

Following the release of OFSTED’s annual report which shows schools in Nottingham are improving, Councillor Sam Webster, Portfolio Holder for Business, Education and Skills, says more still needs to be done to improve outcomes for children. As things stand Nottingham City has the highest proportion of ‘Outstanding’ rated schools in the region and Nottingham is […]

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Have your say on pharmaceutical services in Nottingham

Have your say on pharmaceutical services in Nottingham

Nottingham City Health and Wellbeing Board are inviting organisations and citizens to have their say on the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) document. The PNA outlines pharmaceutical services across Nottingham City and ensures they meet the needs of the population and are in the correct locations to support local residents. It’s an important document because it […]

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Parents reminded about Safer Sleep for babies this Christmas

Parents reminded about Safer Sleep for babies this Christmas

Public health experts at Nottingham City Council are warning parents to remember the importance of safe sleeping for babies ahead of the Christmas season. Babies need lots of sleep during their first few months and it’s important to ensure that they’re sleeping safely at all times – either overnight or daytime naps. Since 1st April […]

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1,000+ Nottingham pupils to perform in Christmas in the City concerts

1,000+ Nottingham pupils to perform in Christmas in the City concerts

Nottingham Music Service, a registered charity providing life-changing music programmes in the city, is hosting two Christmas in the City concerts from Nottingham city pupils. The charity now has more than 8,000 young people learning to play instruments in the city compared to just 650 in 2002. The first concert will be at the Albert […]

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