Warwick School celebrate record number of students with Oxbridge offers

A school in Warwick is celebrating after getting a record number of students with Oxbridge offers.

Front  Tom Bosworth and Bethany Ellis. 
Back, from left to right Simon Talling-Smith, Alan Haywood, Bernard Warner, Martin Stockbridge, Peter Deeley and
David Stevens, Chairman of the Warwick Independent Schools Foundation.

Warwick Sea Scouts need help building new headquarters

Businesses from across the West Midlands gathered to support the construction of a new headquarters for a sea scout group in Warwick.

The Mercia Metals site on Wise Street. Photo from Google Street View.

Plans for student flats in Leamington refused

Plans that would see the demolition of a scrap yard and surrounding buildings in Leamington to provide accommodation for 200 students have been refused.

Arty Splats Christmas Party. Photo provided by Arty Splats Warwickshire.

Children’s play group helps Warwick Hospital’s Birth and Babies Appeal

A children’s messy play group helped raise money for Warwick Hospital’s Birth and Babies Appeal.

The deadline for applications is Monday January 15

Deadline day looms for parents to apply for primary school places in Warwick district

The deadline for parents to apply for their child's primary school place in Warwick district is fast approaching.

Pupils making t-shirts for the Let's be Friends project.

Cubbington pupils reaching out across border with friendship project

A primary school in Cubbington has joined a project to promote peace and reconciliation.

Chris Ridgewell, who is a teacher at Claverdon Primary School.

Teacher at school near Warwick urging others to head for the classroom

A former music tutor turned-teacher at a school near Warwick is encouraging others to set their sights on the classroom.

Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

Peppa Pig may be encouraging concerned parents to tie up NHS services with trivial issues, according to a family doctor.

Tanya Malone during the LACA (Lead Association for Catering in Education) School Chef of the Year West Midlands final.

Southam school’s cook wins ‘School Chef of the Year’ regional final

A cook at a school in Southam has won a regional competition and is set to compete in the national finals.
Some schools will remain shut today.

Schools that will be closed today (Tuesday) in and around the Warwick District

On Monday thousands of schools across the country were closed because of the snow.

Photo by Debbie Lawson

Schools that will be closed tomorrow (Monday) in and around the Warwick district

Here is the list so far of the schools that will be closed tomorrow (Monday) due to the snow (in alphabetical order).

The list may be updated if more schools announce closuyres before tomorrow.

Nick Lee-James from Claverdon Primary School was named as this month's Junior Fire Safety Champion.

Claverdon pupil named Junior Fire Safety Champion

A pupil from a primary school in Claverdon has been named as this month’s Junior Fire Safety Champion.

The Warwick District Mencap customers at the Warwick centre when they were creating items for the book in April.

Warwick District residents with learning disabilities publish their stories in new book

The stories of local people with learning disabilities have been brought to life in a brand new book.

From left: Hannah Matthews, Andrea Sendula, Charlotte Watson, Georgina Tatman and Janina Branke.

Kenilworth sixth former praised for 'tremendous' maths achievements

A Kenilworth Sixth Form student has been praised for her ‘tremendous’ achievements in maths.

Campaigners hoping to save Warwickshire's children's centres protesting near the Houses of Parliament after being invited by Warwick and Leamington MP Matt Western

Last chance to save Warwickshire's children's centres comes to nothing

A last-ditch attempt to keep all of Warwickshire’s children’s centres open after a decision to close 25 of them has failed.
Protestors including Warwick and Leamington MP Matt Western campaigning to keep children's centres in Warwickshire open

Warwick district named among worst areas in the country for early years provision

Warwick district has been rated as one of the worst area in the country for its early years provision, a new report has revealed.

An artist's impression of what the original development would look like. The new development will have more flats and will be taller.

Changes to controversial Talisman development objected to by Kenilworth Town Council

Plans to increase the number of student flats in an already controversial development in Talisman square have been objected to by Kenilworth Town Council.
Headmaster Robert Duigan with pupils from Crackley Hall School

Kenilworth school 'thrilled' with positive inspection results

Staff at a Kenilworth school are 'thrilled' with the highly positive results of a recent inspection.

School news.

When do the Christmas school holidays start in Warwickshire?

Christmas half term in Rugby will soon be upon us and here is a reminder of important diary dates for you kids, which every parent needs to jot down.

Some schools will remain shut today.

Two Warwick schools ranked among top ten West Midlands secondary schools

Two schools in Warwick have been ranked in the top ten best Secondary Schools in the West Midlands.

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