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.

Memorial garden aims to ease pressure on young people

Bournemouth Echo: GROWING FAITH: Rector of Wimborne Minster, Rev Vanessa Herrick, blesses the garden

3:10pm Thursday 26th June 2014

A NEW memorial garden at Wimborne’s QE School was bathed in glorious sunshine for an official opening ceremony.

Bourne Academy to get new prinicpal

Bournemouth Echo: ROLE: Mark Avoth

11:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

A NEW principal has been appointed and will take the helm at The Bourne Academy in January 2015.

Aspiring mechanics go under the bonnet after car donated

Bournemouth Echo: FIXERS: From right, mechanic instructor Nick Downs, Adam Brown and Holly McMullen, both 16,  and Martyn Akehurst from Trent’s Garage

9:15am Friday 20th June 2014

A SCHOOL in Turlin Moor has seen students excel in their studies thanks to the support of vehicle recycling and parts experts in Poole.

Students' busy bees win them national enterprise award

Bournemouth Echo: MONEY IN HONEY: Students Lucy Cox-O'Rourke, Danielle Noke, Maya Dixit, Anna-Louise Graham, Katie Butcher, and Edlina Prior

2:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

FOUR Bournemouth students are flying high after their beehive enterprise won them a prestigious national award.

Teenager is first to complete woodland management course

Bournemouth Echo: Willow Melia receives his certificate

2:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

A Hampshire teenager has become the first student to complete a two-year introduction to woodland management course run at Hoburne Bashley in the New Forest.

Bright spark to test her brain power at prestigious summer school

Bournemouth Echo: CHOSEN: Ingrid Jiang

1:00pm Thursday 12th June 2014

TALENTED New Forest teenager Ingrid Jiang is one of a select few chosen for a prestigious summer school at Cambridge University.

Meet the woman set to take Bournemouth University global

Bournemouth Echo: NEW ROLE: Dr Sonal Minocha

1:00pm Thursday 12th June 2014

A NEW pro vice-chancellor for global engagement has joined Bournemouth University (BU).

Indian cinema comes to whole new audience with unique film festival

Bournemouth Echo: GRITTY DRAMA: A scene from South Indian thriller Vidiyum Munn, shown as part of AUB’s South Indian Film Festival

11:00am Thursday 12th June 2014

A COLLECTION of South Indian films never before shown to a Western audience were premiered at a film festival in Bournemouth last weekend.

Meet the new head teacher at the helm of Poole Grammar School

Bournemouth Echo: ‘DELIGHTED’: Poole Grammar School’s new head teacher Andy Baker

1:00pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

POOLE Grammar School has appointed a new head teacher to replace Ian Carter who retired last Christmas.

Help give deafblind people a holiday to remember, urges volunteer

Bournemouth Echo: FUN: Student Andy Skinner volunteers with Sense Holidays for deafblind children and adults

12:00pm Friday 6th June 2014

BOURNEMOUTH University student Andy Skinner is calling on the public to help make holidays possible for deafblind children and adults.

Four students on cycle mission to raise funds for trip to Ecuador

Bournemouth Echo: Adam Primmer, Aidan Cuttler-Crawford, Rhys Moore-Haines and Ben Nott

2:00pm Thursday 5th June 2014

FOUR Bournemouth students are gearing up for a 15-mile bike ride to raise funds for a charity trip to Ecuador.

Get well soon: students’ artwork to help support stroke patients in their recovery

Bournemouth Echo: Students take handmade artwork to the Royal Bournemouth Hospital stroke unit

12:00pm Thursday 5th June 2014

HIGHCLIFFE School students presented hand-made artwork to patients in the Royal Bournemouth Hospital’s stroke unit for use in gardening therapy sessions.

Kitchen safaris to wheelchair basketball - there’s something for everyone at Festival of Learning

Bournemouth Echo: -

10:45am Thursday 5th June 2014

HANDS-ON entertainment for all the family will be available during Bournemouth University’s Festival of Learning, which starts on Monday.

Revealed: the three sites earmarked for a new secondary school in Poole

Bournemouth Echo: HOPES: The Jellicoe site

6:00am Wednesday 4th June 2014

THREE sites have been earmarked in the town as Poole considers the possibility that by 2018 it could need a new secondary school.

School pupils help celebrate re-launch of environment award

Bournemouth Echo: ENVIRONMENT: Children make their own bird feeders

1:00pm Monday 2nd June 2014

GREEN fingered youngsters from Poole schools have helped celebrate the re-launch of the Schools’ Environment Award.

Bournemouth student meets fashion legend Jimmy Choo at national competition

Bournemouth Echo: WINNER: Beth Conway collects her prize from Jimmy Choo

12:00pm Thursday 29th May 2014

BOURNEMOUTH student Beth Conway met fashion legend Jimmy Choo when she won the runner-up prize at a prestigious national competition.

Pupils enjoy new tyre park playground thanks to Lottery grant

Bournemouth Echo: PLAY TIME:  Pupils at Parley First School love their new tyre park

10:28am Thursday 29th May 2014

PARLEY First School pupils are enjoying a new playground area thanks to an award from the Big Lottery Fund.

Former Bournemouth School for Girls student wins furniture design competition

Bournemouth Echo: Former Bournemouth School for Girls student wins furniture design competition

10:25am Thursday 29th May 2014

FORMER Bournemouth School for Girls student Olivia Gibbs has been named as the winner of a furniture design competition.

Ground-breaking ceremony at Bournemouth University's new International College building

Bournemouth Echo: Ground-breaking ceremony at Bournemouth University's new International College building

10:11am Thursday 29th May 2014

A ground-breaking ceremony has been held at the site of Bournemouth University’s new International College building.

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