SOUTH Essex College students are celebrating after receiving their A-Level results.
THINK Global is a global education programme developed for schools, colleges and universities. The programme brings a global perspective into education – teaching students about sustainability, tackling extremism, human rights and other world issues. This September, students from schools in the United Kingdom will take part in a ground-breaking project based on a trip to […]
OVER the last few weeks, there has been much discussion about the possibility of new school seeing built in Blackshots, close to the rugby club area as well as the Elm Road area of Grays. However, they are not the only possible developments on the table. Back in June, a Thurrock Council document made reference […]
THURROCK Adult Community College are offering families free opportunites to be happy and creative at the Purfleet Community Hub, 53-54 River Court, RM19 1ZY this summer.
CHILDREN who start school behind their peers rarely catch up – “the gap just widens”, he will say in a speech.
THURROCK Adult Community College, based in Richmond Road, Grays, RM17 6DN has released more spaces for their free English and maths courses from September. Daytime and evening classes are available, from complete beginners to GCSE, that will help you in your work.
THURROCK Adult Community College, together with the Tilbury Community Hub, are offering a free summer holiday craft workshop for families with children aged 4-12 years.
ASPIRE, a course for Year 9 students in ORTU Hassenbrook, Essex, has been given a tour of the Amazon fulfilment centre in Tilbury as part of an educational visit that provides insight into the world of work.
By Local Democracy Reporter Piers Meyler THE government has spent £80,000 to help Brentwood County High School with a fresh start – after a poor Ofsted report that slammed its quality of teaching. Brentwood County High School was transferred to Osborne Cooperative Academy Trust- formerly known as St Clere’s Co-Operative Academies Trust – in September […]
THURROCK Adult Community College, working in partnership with both Tilbury and Chadwell-St-Mary Children’s Centres, are offering free workshops for parents/carers of children starting school in September.
ORTU Corringham Primary School on Herd lane in Old Corringham has been recognised nationally as a school which is “transforming educational practice”.
SOUTH Essex College students took part in a CSI experience day with CSI Pulse.
A TILBURY nursery has been highly praised by Ofsted.
OVER 2000 pupils from the Gateway Learning Community gathered together to attempt breaking the World Record for the number of people dancing to the 90’s ht record Saturday Night by Whigfield.
THAMESIDE Primary School, in Manor Road, Grays, demonstrated sporting excellence and their commitment to inclusive competitive sport by finishing top of the medal table in the Thurrock School Games by more than 500 points.
A VIDEO showcasing the success of the Thurrock Schools Sports Partnership has been published.
A fun, free summer holiday craft workshop is being offered on Tuesday 7 August at Chadwell St Mary Library, Brentwood Road, RM16 4JP for families with children aged 5-12 years.
THURROCK Council is again celebrating the magnificent work and outstanding achievements of colleagues in schools and other education settings.
THURROCK Adult Community College has just announced plans for ‘fast track’ summer school for adult learners who are looking for a starting point in a career or to get a better grade to go onto further studies.
THANKS to all the people in the UK who play the National Lottery, Stanford le Hope Primary now has an amazing sensory room!
INSPECTORS found that ‘The 6th Form has improved since the last inspection. The Leadership and Management of the 6th Form are effective in promoting student’s high expectations and positive self-esteem” adding: “These factors help to ensure that students succeed.”
A Learning Mentor at South Essex College is having her head shaved to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.
DURING the event, teaching staff experienced some of the highlights of the TACC Lifestyle and Leisure adult skills programme, including Singing for Fun and Italian for Beginners; plus, as the UK is currently in the grip of a heatwave, a very welcome session on how to make iced tea!
GABLE Hall school in Corringham has been graded as “Requires Improvement” in a highly critical report by government watchdog Ofsted. The education watchdog came to the school over two days in late May. yourthurrock.com/wp-content/uploads/136854__6.pdf The main criticisms levelled at the school are: Leaders, governors and the trust have not maintained the good standards identified in […]