Bournemouth's universities slip from positions in The Times Good University Guide

Bournemouth Echo: Kimmeridge House at Talbot Campus of Bournemouth University

1:12pm Friday 19th September 2014

BOTH of Bournemouth’s universities have slipped in this year’s Good University guide rankings.

School head leaves post with “immediate effect” two weeks into new term

Bournemouth Echo:

2:48pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A POPULAR school head has left his post just two weeks into the new academic year.

‘Send All My Friends To School’ plea sent to David Cameron by Bournemouth pupils

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

BOURNEMOUTH schoolgirls have pleaded with Prime Minster David Cameron to help children around the world go to school.

AFC Bournemouth star to spread message about internet safety to youngsters

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

AFC Bournemouth star Shaun MacDonald has started the season with a new role as ambassador of the Connect with Care project.

High-flying sixth formers learn more about aviation industry

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

SIXTH-FORM Students from Bournemouth’s Bishop of Winchester Academy visited Airways Aviation to learn more about the fascinating industry.

Crisis talks over free school lunch chaos as Chartwells blame kitchen fire for disruption

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

CRISIS talks over the continuing hot school meals fiasco will take place today.

Pupils given chance to brush up on their rugby skills as schools join academy

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

BOURNEMOUTH Collegiate School (BCS) and Glenmoor and Winton Academies have announced the launch of the United Learning Rugby Academy in affiliation with London Irish Rugby Club.

School results showing an improvement, but still work to do

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

3:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

MORE children are reaching the standards expected of them in the three Rs by the time they leave primary school, new figures show.

Work on school’s multi-million pound sports pitch underway

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

WORK is under way on a new multi-purpose sports AstroTurf pitch which will benefit schoolchildren and the community of New Milton for years to come.

A new era: Bishop of Winchester Academy opens new sixth form

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

BOURNEMOUTH’S Bishop of Winch-ester Academy has entered a new era with the opening of its sixth form.

No hot meals for Poole schools this week, say Chartwells as free food chaos continues

Bournemouth Echo:

6:10pm Monday 8th September 2014

PROBLEMS with hot school meals have continued for a second week at some primary schools across Dorset.

We're working on it, say Chartwells after second day of chaos over free school meals

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Friday 5th September 2014

Catering company Chartwells says it's "working on" problems with the government's free school meals system after a second day of chaos across Dorset. 

School meals fiasco: a Tesco trolley dash, pizza delivery and a last minute rescue - how did your local school fare?

Bournemouth Echo: LOOKING FORWARD: Headteacher Mark Saxby

5:20am Friday 5th September 2014

Schools across Dorset had to find ways of feeding their pupils after catering company Chartwells failed to deliver the governments promised free school meals.

Lytchett Minster School gets new head

Bournemouth Echo:

3:59pm Thursday 4th September 2014

LYTCHETT Minster School is starting the new academic year with a new headmaster at the helm.

Can your business help the young directors of the future?

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

BUSINESS volunteers are needed to help inspire the next generation of enterprising young people.

Avonbourne wins prize for religious education

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

AVONBOURNE College has become the first school in the south to be awarded a bronze in the Religious Education Quality Mark (REQM) scheme.

VIDEO AND GALLERY: Thousands of students receive GCSE results across Dorset and the New Forest

Bournemouth Echo: Glenmoor School

3:48pm Thursday 21st August 2014

YEARS of hard work came to fruition when students across Dorset and Hampshire received their GCSE results.

GCSE results day across Dorset and the New Forest

Bournemouth Echo:

8:37am Thursday 21st August 2014

It's GCSE results day and our reporters are at schools across the county. Join us for live coverage as the day progresses.

Wait is over as thousands across Dorset to get GCSE results today

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Thursday 21st August 2014

THOUSANDS of students across Dorset and Hampshire are set to receive their long-awaited GCSE results today.

VIDEO: Celebrations as students collect A level results across Dorset and the New Forest

Bournemouth Echo: A Level Results Day at Bournemouth School 2014

4:55pm Thursday 14th August 2014

THERE were mass celebrations in schools and colleges as pupils received their A level results.

A-level results day in Dorset and the New Forest

Bournemouth Echo: A levels generic

7:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

Welcome to our live coverage of results day in Dorset.

School links to South Africa

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

PUPILS at a Bournemouth secondary school have sent textbooks and school uniforms to South Africa to support students at their partner school.

Students prepared for A-levels day

Bournemouth Echo: A levels generic

11:39am Wednesday 13th August 2014

ANXIOUS students will discover tomorrow whether they have achieved the A Level grades they are hoping for, amid warnings the number of top grades could fall.

Pupil premiums fail to improve results, figures show

Bournemouth Echo: Chief Inspector of Schools in England and Head of Ofsted Sir Michael Wilshaw

8:53am Monday 11th August 2014

PUPIL premium funding has failed to improve exam outcomes for disadvantaged children in Bournemouth and Poole, according to figures released by Ofsted.

Poole students ‘highly commended’ after employment tests

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

2:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

A GROUP of students from a Poole school have received a “high commendation” for their work in an employability programme.

Help us find £500k for new building, school pleads

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

“HELP us fill our new building” is the plea from a Poole special school urging the community to get behind its £500,000 fundraising campaign for vital equipment.

Harewood College are chess champions again

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

IT was checkmate for five Harewood College students when they were crowned senior schools’ chess champions for the second year running.

Dorset schools get £8m cash windfall

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SCHOOLS across Dorset are set to benefit from millions in extra government cash next year as part of a bid to make funding fairer.

Drama students bring history to life at Tank Museum

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

DRAMA students from Bournemouth and Poole College have been bringing history to life for visitors to the Tank Museum in Bovington.

Anti-social behaviour falls after police get tough on troublemakers

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

POLICE in Verwood say that reports of anti-social behaviour in the town have fallen by almost a quarter in the last year.

Swap video games for sport, primary school pupils told

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

STUDENTS from Bournemouth colleges are using their free time to encourage youngsters to swap video games for sport.

Little authors help fill the library with stories they’ve written

Bournemouth Echo:

11:45am Thursday 24th July 2014

BUDDING authors have given a new meaning to the term children’s fiction by donating books they penned themselves to the library.

World Cup in a day at Poulner Junior School

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

ENGLAND might have failed dismally to make their mark on football’s greatest event, but school pupils did much better when Poulner Junior School staged the entire World Cup in a day.

From inadequate to outstanding – Queen’s Park Academy celebrates latest Ofsted report

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Monday 14th July 2014

CELEBRATIONS are under way at a Bournemouth school rated as outstanding by government inspectors.

'Build new primary school on site and a child could be killed'

Bournemouth Echo:

5:20am Friday 11th July 2014

Residents fear a child could be killed if a new primary school is built on a proposed site in Boscombe East.

New classrooms for Catholic primary opened by Wimborne canons

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

A NEW building for children at a Wimborne school was officially opened yesterday by two canons from the local community.

UPDATE: Teachers' strike: see which schools are closed in Dorset

Bournemouth Echo: East Lancashire teachers could strike again

10:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

List of schools that will be open, partially open and closed on Thursday's day of strike action

– Dance and drama performance picks up top honours for LeAF Academy

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

A moving dance and drama performance inspired by a real-life tragedy has seen the LeAF Multi-Academy Trust pick up top performing honours.

Lighthouse announces eclectic season of performances

Bournemouth Echo:

10:01am Thursday 10th July 2014

TRADITIONALLY the home of small-scale or experimental drama, the Studio at Lighthouse in Poole has another eclectic mix of performances for theatregoers this autumn and winter.

Fancy dress day remembers popular school assistant

Bournemouth Echo:

9:58am Thursday 10th July 2014

A popular teaching assistant at a West Moors school was fondly remembered when pupils took part in a dress up and dance day, pictured.

Bournemouth secondary school makes ‘rapid progress’ says Ofsted

Bournemouth Echo:

9:55am Thursday 10th July 2014

A BOURNEMOUTH secondary school has made rapid progress since it was ordered to improve two years ago, according to government inspectors.

£1.2m funding to help ease school places crisis in Christchurch

Bournemouth Echo:

10:00am Monday 7th July 2014

MORE than one million pounds will be put towards alleviating the school place crisis in Christchurch – with classrooms to be put at Twynham School.

Parents urged to make plans for children as teachers to strike for third time

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Friday 4th July 2014

THOUSANDS of children will miss lessons next week when teachers walk out of their classrooms for an unprecedented third time in a year.

We’ve just got £2m! School celebrates funding boost

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

STUDENTS at a New Forest school are celebrating a £2m government funding boost.

Building stars of tomorrow – trainees scoop awards for decorating skills

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

TALENTED construction trainees from Bournemouth and Poole College won major titles at the recent Skillbuild contest.

Top of the class – the oversubscribed school rated “outstanding” by Ofsted

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

AN OVERSUBSCRIBED infant school has come top of the class following a recent inspection.

Beach celebrations for Bournemouth AU graduates

Bournemouth Echo: CELEBRATING: Graduates on the beach

2:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

HUNDREDS of fresh graduates flocked to Bournemouth Beach yesterday to formally toast their successes.

Mother of Amy Winehouse welcomes drug and alcohol initiative in Bournemouth schools

Bournemouth Echo: FOUNDATION: Janis Winehouse has hailed a new awareness initiative coming to schools

10:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

THE MOTHER of pop star, Amy Winehouse is hailing a new drug and alcohol awareness initiative coming to Bournemouth secondary schools.

Primary school children ask MP to back education for all campaign

Bournemouth Echo: Pupils and MP Tobias Ellwood show their support for the International  Send All My Friends to School Campaign

3:00pm Thursday 26th June 2014

BOURNEMOUTH East MP Tobias Ellwood joined hundreds of primary school pupils in their bid to highlight the urgent need for education for children across the world.

Bournemouth after-school club nominated for national award

Bournemouth Echo: FUN: Children at an after-school gardening club at the Jewell Academy with co-ordinator Chris Brown

3:12pm Thursday 26th June 2014

THE finalists for the prestigious What’s On 4 2014 Junior Awards have been announced – and Bourne-mouth’s Jewell Academy is one of them.

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