HERRINGHAM pupils took part in Water Aid Day recently to raise awareness of the plight of people without access to clean and safe water. They all dressed in blue for water, to celebrate the day.
STUDENTS from the Gateway Academy recently participated in a ‘Spirited Arts’ National Art competition, organised by NATRE (National Association of RE Teachers).
HERRINGHAM pupils recently took part in the ‘Royal Opera House 10’ event, which celebrated 10 years of the Royal Opera House’s involvement in the Thurrock area since High House was built in Purfleet.
STUDENTS who are currently studying at the College and other further education providers in the area can pop in to the events and talk to members of staff about their future options.
THURROCK Adult Community College is participating in World Reflexology Week by raising awareness through promoting a new course available
THE Gateway Academy opened its doors to prospective Year 7 students for September 2018, at their most recent open event. Families were treated to an insight into Academy life, with current and former students giving the audience a glimpse into their views on their time at the Academy including former Year 11 students who left […]
SCHOOLS in Thurrock launched a ground-breaking project to tackle extremism as part of the Think Global Diversity Champions (DC) project.
THURROCK Adult Community College is celebrating after receiving a positive report from Ofsted inspectors.
THE Royal Opera House welcomed teachers and tutors from across the country on Thursday 7 September when they attended a special training day for the Royal Opera House Design Challenge.
ORMISTON Academies Trust (OAT), one of the country’s leading Multi-Academy Trusts, has today welcomed Robert Pritchard as its new Regional Director South.
WITH Thurrock’s children now back to school, the borough’s education lead is reminding parents, colleagues and young people to submit entries for the Thurrock Education Awards.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn something new or gain a qualification. Thurrock Adult Community College are taking final bookings for assessments on qualification courses that start this month,
GABLE Hall school has announced that it has changed it’s name.
Former Southend United boss takes over College squad South Essex College’s Football Academy has secured former Southend United Manager, Steve Tilson, as their new head coach. Tilson famously took Southend United to two consecutive promotions in the noughties from League Two to the Championship. He now hopes to use that experience and his expertise to […]
Free courses for parents/carers on your doorstep NOW the children are going back to school, why not start a new learning journey for yourself? Thurrock’s Family Learning team are based at Grays Adult Education Centre and have spaces available on free courses for parents/carers this Autumn. Enrol on their free Keeping Up With Your Child […]
THE wait is finally over for hundreds of students across Thurrock who have been opening their GCSE results this week (Thursday 24 August). Cllr James Halden, Portfolio Holder for Education and health visited four of our schools and joined students in celebrating their many successes. He said: “Early GCSE results* from our schools suggest that […]
ESSEX County Council has apologised to a number of schools employees whose August salary payment will be delayed until Tuesday (29 August).
THURROCK Adult Community College is once again celebrating the achievements of their adult learners who received outstanding GCSE results this week.
STUDENTS, parents and staff at the Gateway Academy in Tilbury are celebrating a year in which the GCSE results held steady, despite the new style, more challenging, GCSE examinations.
A former Art & Design student at South Essex College was chosen to design mosaic benches for a major house builder.
THE new-style GCSE exams in England are the most difficult since the end of O-levels in the 1980s reports the BBC. The first results of revised GCSEs in English and maths will be published this week, with a grading system using numbers from 9 to 1. Results this week will mark the beginning the switchover […]
OVER 600 Thurrock A-Level students are celebrating after 96.4% pass rate after receiving results yesterday (Thursday 17 August).
GET the kids organised for school while having some free family fun at TACC’s final summer craft workshop being held at the Chadwell St Mary Centre, Chadwell Library, RM16 4JP on Thursday 31 August at 1pm until 2.30pm.
STUDENTS were in high spirits today at Palmer’s College as they received their A-Level results, celebrating with fellow students and proud staff.