Students take on Three Peaks challenge – and complete it in one weekend

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

THREE sixth form students from the Bourne Academy took to the Three Peaks as part of an annual challenge organised by education charity, the Transformation Trust.

Teens get insight into world of hospitality with visit to hotels

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

TEENAGERS on ground-breaking hospitality courses have visited local hotels as part of their studies.

The Arnewood School to help train and support new teaching stars

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

THE Arnewood School in New Milton has been designated a National Teaching School.

Wartime street party to celebrate school’s World War Two anniversary

Bournemouth Echo:

10:01am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A POOLE school which opened on the same day that World War Two broke out celebrated its 75th anniversary with a wartime-themed street party.

Dorset students design products for Enterprise challenge

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Monday 13th October 2014

STUDENTS from Dorset schools will be designing and selling their own products as part of this year’s Enterprise Challenge.

Pupils are top guns in science

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Saturday 11th October 2014

A GROUP of students from the Bournemouth and Poole College have been awarded scientific technician status under a charitable foundation set up by Lord Sainsbury.

Ballard School stamps out bullying on National Fitness Day

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Saturday 11th October 2014

Ballard School in New Milton marked National Fitness Day and Stamp out Bullying Day with a series of energetic and exciting activities.

Learning comes with sense of adventure at Manorside

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

IT’S common sense really – how can you be enthusiastic about something if you haven’t experienced it?

Bournemouth and Poole College principal to leave post

Bournemouth Echo:

2:36pm Thursday 9th October 2014

BOURNEMOUTH and Poole College Principal Lawrence Vincent will leave his post next summer, it has been revealed.

Young recruits set out to prove accountancy can be fun

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

ACCOUNTANCY can be fun as this team from Princecroft Willis has set out to prove.

Harewood College goes mad for chess as club goes from four members to 70

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

BOYS at a Bournemouth school have gone chess mad with more than 70 pupils studying the demanding game.

Head teacher resigns from position at Bournemouth school

Bournemouth Echo:

12:16pm Thursday 9th October 2014

THE principal of Bournemouth Collegiate School has resigned from his position because of critical health issues in his family in South Africa.

Junior school catchment rules are changed following complaints by parents

Bournemouth Echo: Christchurch Junior School

9:03am Wednesday 8th October 2014

CHANGES that will give Dorset families higher priority in securing a place at their catchment junior school have been agreed by a national adjudicator.

I thought about being an air hostess – instead I stayed at school for 40 years says Arnewood teacher

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

HOME economics teacher Linda Hook is celebrating four decades of teaching at a New Milton school.

New picnic benches mean al fresco lunches for primary school

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

PUPILS at a Bournemouth primary school are making the most of the mild autumn and enjoying al fresco lunches.

Waldorf School founder back to celebrate fortieth anniversary

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

THE founder of the Ringwood Waldorf School, Christine Polyblank, returned to help celebrate its 40th birthday.

What do you think of free school meals roll-out? asks council

Bournemouth Echo:

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

PARENTS and schools are being called upon to share their views on the roll-out of free school meals across the county.

VIDEO: Celebrations as Jewell Academy opens doors to new building

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

STUDENTS, staff and special guests celebrated the grand opening of Jewell Academy’s brand new multi-million-pound building.

History lessons brought to life for Poole schoolchildren

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

SCHOOLCHILDREN are being invited to a new range of workshops at Poole Museum, developed to bring history lessons to life.

Now little ones can stay at same school until 18 as primary pupils welcomed

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A CATHOLIC school in Bournemouth has opened its doors to primary school pupils for the first time.

“Inspirational” physics teacher who helped pupils achieve exam success to get top award

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

AN inspirational science teacher from Purbeck is set to receive a top award from the Institute of Physics.

Centenary year is seen out in style for Brockenhurst College

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

STAFF and students enjoyed two major celebration events at Brockenhurst College.

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.

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