Schools and education news

  • Rotherham GCSE results

    Girl reading in class Published on Thursday, 20th August 2015

    Rotherham students are celebrating their GCSE results today (Thursday 20 August).

  • Rotherham A-Level results

    Published on Thursday, 13th August 2015

    Students across Rotherham have received their A-Level examination results today.

  • Abbey on the up!

    Published on Wednesday, 3rd June 2015

    A Rotherham special school facing closure earlier this year is now making real progress according to national inspectors.

  • Apply for places at new Eastwood Village Primary School

    Published on Tuesday, 2nd June 2015

    Building work is well under way on Rotherham's new primary school and parents are being reminded that applications for places can now be made.

  • More parents get their primary preference

    Published on Thursday, 16th April 2015

    More Rotherham parents than ever are getting their children into primary schools of their choice this year.

  • Free early learning for two year olds - is your child eligible?

    Published on Thursday, 2nd April 2015

    Over 1,200 two-year-olds in Rotherham are benefiting from a free childcare place! Could your child also have a free place?

  • New era for Rotherham children's centres

    Published on Wednesday, 11th March 2015

    A new approach in the delivery of services provided by Rotherham's Children's Centres starts next month.

  • Maltby artwork on the move

    Published on Monday, 10th November 2014

    Impressive artwork from a Maltby primary school is being used to spread the environmental message round the town.

  • Work starts on new Rotherham primary school

    Published on Tuesday, 4th November 2014

    Applications for places at a brand-new school in Rotherham are now being accepted.

  • Official opening of innovative new school

    Published on Wednesday, 17th September 2014

    Rotherham is welcoming a new school this month with the opening of Lilly Hall Primary in Maltby.

  • Rotherham GCSE results

    Published on Thursday, 21st August 2014

    Rotherham students are celebrating their GCSE results.

  • Rotherham students at the ready!

    Published on Wednesday, 23rd July 2014

    A successful partnership between Parkgate Shopping, Rotherham Ready and Wingfield Academy is once again helping local young people to take their first steps onto the career ladder.

  • Premier of Tour de France film for Rotherham school

    Published on Tuesday, 17th June 2014

    A new short film by Yorkshire school children explaining the Tour de France and its visit to Yorkshire for the 2014 Grand Départ has been premiered at St Thomas CofE Primary School, Kilnhurst.

  • Spotlight on changes to SEND support for children and young people

    Published on Monday, 16th June 2014

    Important changes are happening to the way children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities are supported.

  • Diplomats of the future impress at model United Nations

    Published on Tuesday, 1st April 2014

    Students from six Rotherham schools came together for a Model United Nations conference run by Schools Linking Network, a national charity focused on building community cohesion.

  • School extension for Aston Hall

    Published on Tuesday, 1st April 2014

    The Mayor of Rotherham officially opened an extension to Aston Hall School on Friday (4 April).

  • Pupil pedal power!

    Published on Wednesday, 26th March 2014

    Children in Rotherham have made over 7,000 journeys to school on bikes and scooters in just two weeks, as part of an inter-school competition which encourages children to be more active.

  • Rotherham youngsters tackle WEEE waste!

    Published on Monday, 24th February 2014

    Bright "green" sparks at two Rotherham schools have been rewarded for campaigns highlighting the importance of recycling old, unused or unloved electrical items.