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UPDATED WITH PICTURES: Children across Bucks learn how to be brilliant at special workshop

Children from across Buckinghamshire have learnt how to be brilliant at a workshop organised by the Bucks Learning Trust today (Monday).

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Hard work pays off for Monkey Puzzle Nursery, as they get 'good' Ofsted rating

Hard work pays off for Monkey Puzzle Nursery, as they get 'good' Ofsted rating

An Aylesbury Day Nursery is celebrating their latest Ofsted report, which classed them as ‘GOOD’ in all areas.

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County schools buck national trend with 92% of schools in Buckinghamshire meeting Ofsted expectations

County schools buck national trend with 92% of schools in Buckinghamshire meeting Ofsted expectations

Data collated from the theknowledgeacademy.com shows that 11% of schools in England don't meet expectations, including 7% of schools in Buckinghamshire.
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Gaming for 15 hours a week improves learning according to new research

Gaming 15 hours a week improves learning

Playing computer games like Call of Duty or Grand Theft Auto on a regular basis gives a learning edge over non-gamers, a study found.

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The Aylesbury Vale Academy building and top an archive image of students collecting exam results at the academy

Open evening at Aylesbury Vale Academy

Aylesbury Vale Academy is holding an open evening for parents and students on Thursday October 5.

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A group of parents are forming a human barrier to try and stop other parents parking extremely close to Ashmead School after a near miss with a pupil

Parents form ‘human barrier’ outside Aylesbury primary school following series of near misses

A group of parents are forming a human barrier during drop-off and pick-up times following a series of near misses outside an Aylesbury primary school.

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The cast of Chelsea's Choice

Hard-hitting play aims to teach Bucks students about child sexual exploitation

More than 7,000 students across the county will learn how to protect themselves from child sexual exploitation (CSE) as a powerful play prepares to tour Buckinghamshire’s secondary schools.

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Phone ownership more likely to put kids at risk of bullying

Phone ownership more likely to put kids at risk of bullying

Kids aged between eight and 11 are ‘significantly’ more likely to be victims of cyber bullies if they own a mobile phone, a new study has found.

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Aylesbury Grammar School's controversial entry policy to Year 13

UPDATED: Aylesbury Grammar School’s Year 13 entry policy ‘unlawful’ claim education chiefs

Aylesbury Grammar School’s Year 13 entry policy for the new academic year is unlawful, according to the Department for Education.

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Do you know anyone who was an evacuee in WW2? Mill Lane Primary School Need your help!

Do you know anyone who was an evacuee in WW2? Mill Lane Primary School Need your help!

Mill Lane Primary School would like to be put in touch with anybody who knows or was an evacuee in WW2, so they can tell the children their stories.
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UPDATED: ‘The statement of action and improvement plan is not fit for purpose’: Ofsted’s latest verdict on Aylesbury Vale Academy

Ofsted has released its report on its first visit to Aylesbury Vale Academy since the school was graded ‘Inadequate’ earlier this year.

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Anabelle Chone and her husband Philippe have set up an online 11+ tutoring service, pictured with their children George and Louise PNL-170509-112300009

Is your child taking the 11 plus soon? Read the inspiring story behind a new alternative to tutors

A family in Buckinghamshire have started an online 11+ training service to give parents an alternative to expensive tutors.

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Suzi Ruffell with students ahead of her gig at the Sir Thomas Fremantle School - below Suzi in action

Top comedienne performs at Winslow school

Comedienne Suzi Ruffell did a stand-up gig at the Sir Thomas Fremantle School in Winslow in front of an audience of students, parents and visitors on Thursday September 7.

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Gender gap in the classroom

Gender gap in the classroom

With gender stereotypes at home and a glass ceiling in the boardroom, it seems that a battle of the sexes also exists in the classroom.

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St Michael's Catholic School in High Wycombe will get a second site in Aylesbury, after the decision was approved by Buckinghamshire County Council last night.

St Michael's Catholic School set to have new Aylesbury campus

St Michael's Catholic School in High Wycombe will get a second site in Aylesbury, after the decision was approved by Buckinghamshire County Council last night.

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Suzi Ruffell is doing a show at the Sir Thomas Fremantle School in Winslow in September

Top comedienne to do gig for Winslow school’s new sixth form

Comedienne Suzi Ruffell is visiting the new sixth form at Sir Thomas Fremantle School in Winslow next month.

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Liz Chubb

Tributes paid to much-loved former Aylesbury High School teacher with ‘a great sense of fun’

A much-loved former Aylesbury High School teacher has passed away.

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Hands up if you're happy with your results! Pupils at Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School including high achiever Georgia Francis (black top) celebrate their results

GCSE results 2017 picture gallery: Sir Henry Floyd, The Grange and Mandeville School

Pupils across Aylesbury Vale collected their GCSE results on Thursday August 24.

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Students at The Royal Latin School in Buckingham jump for joy with their GCSE results papers

PICTURE GALLERY: GCSE results day 2017 in Buckingham and Winslow

Students across Buckingham and Winslow have been celebrating today (Thursday) after collecting their GCSE results.

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GCSE results day at the Misbourne School in Great Missenden

PICTURE GALLERY: GCSE results day 2017 across Bucks

Students across Buckinghamshire have been celebrating today (Thursday) after collecting their GCSE results.

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