More classrooms for Thurrock pupils

More classrooms for Thurrock pupils

More classrooms for Thurrock pupils The £4.5million capital funding has enabled two schools to open new buildings which will increase school places in Thurrock by 420 and improve facilities in schools. An additional form of entry, plus new facilities at Thameside Academy in Grays – part of the St Clere’s Trust – was opened on […]

East Tilbury day nursery rated Outstanding by Ofsted

East Tilbury day nursery rated Outstanding by Ofsted

AN East Tilbury day nursery has received an outstanding report by education watchdog Ofsted. Little Angels Day Nursery was inspected in June 2017. The report states: The inspirational manager has very high expectations of herself and the staff. She leads her staff team exceptionally well to deliver the highest standards of practice, so that all […]

Thurrock Adult Community College Celebrate learning

Thurrock Adult Community College Celebrate learning

AS part of the national Festival of Learning campaign, Thurrock Council’s Thurrock Adult Community College (TACC) hosted a Celebration of Learning where College Principal, Jaki Bradley, welcomed learners to share their achievements and experiences with their peers, friends and family. Individual learner awards were presented by friend of the college and advocate of adult learning […]

Will Thurrock schools be going “Green for Grenfell”?

Will Thurrock schools be going “Green for Grenfell”?

SCHOOLS around in the country are having a special day to raise money for the people affected by the fire at Grenfell Tower. The campaign is asking pupils and staff to give £1 to charity and to wear something green for the day. The official Green for Grenfell Day is Friday 23 June, but some […]

Thurrock head teachers write to government and call for “urgent action” over “cash-starved” schools

Thurrock head teachers write to government and call for “urgent action” over “cash-starved” schools

HEAD teachers in England are keeping up the pressure on school funding, sending a letter warning about “cash-starved” schools to almost two million families reports the BBC. As the government prepares to set out its plans in the Queen’s Speech, school leaders across 17 councils are calling for urgent action over a funding gap. Claims […]

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