AMAZON has announced the launch of its new Campus Challenge competition and is encouraging students in Tilbury to sign up for the programme to be in with the chance of winning up to £10,000 for their team.
Higher Education students at South Essex College showcased their talents at an exhibition in London.
Higher Education students at South Essex College showcased their talents at an exhibition in London. THE group displayed their work over four days at the prestigious Bargehouse Oxo Tower venue for their end of year show, ‘Voyage’. The exhibition included work from students studying on graphic design, interior design, fine art, fashion comms, fashion, TV […]
Chadwell St Mary Primary School receives Good Ofsted rating Staff and pupils at Chadwell St Mary Primary School, part of the South West Essex Community Education Trust (SWECET), are celebrating after receiving a Good Ofsted rating. In its first inspection since joining the multi-academy trust, the school has been rated “Good” in all areas of […]
THURROCK Council will once again be celebrating the amazing work and achievements of colleagues in education this November.
BROTHERS Oliver Nyland (11 years old) and Theo Nyland (8 years old) made it to the final ten of the Leeds Castle 900th Anniversary ‘BIG 900 Story Writing Challenge’.
MEET Dot.Dorothy Com, or Dot Com to her friends, is the character at the forefront of a new online safety resource created by Essex Police and the Dot Com Children’s Foundation.
ON Thursday, May 30th, thousands of parents, disabled children, young people and professionals will march in more than 25 locations across the country, including Colchester. They are calling for an end to the funding crisis facing special educational needs and disabilities provision.
Arthur Bugler Summer Fete. Full details on poster.
The Ockendon Academy Football Team Wins Prestigious Essex Cup The Ockendon Academy’s Year 9 football team won the Under 14s Jubilee Cup for the first time, beating Brampton Manor 5-1. The Ockendon Academy’s Year 9 football team faced Brampton Manor Academy in the Essex Cup final at Aveley stadium on Tuesday 7th May. This was […]
ON Tuesday 28th May the head of Harris Academy Riverside will be a speaker at the next Purfleet-on-Thames Community Forum meeting held at St. Stephen’s Church.
AS part of the Royal Opera House’s innovative scheme to provide apprenticeships across its backstage departments, two apprenticeships are now on offer in Thurrock at High House Production Park.
THE Ockendon Academy has announced it is set to be absorbed into the Harris Federation.
ADULT learners at Thurrock Adult Community College (TACC) start to sit their GCSE exams from 21 May, after studying part-time in the daytime or evenings on free one-year courses to achieve their individual personal goals.
A JOB coach from South Essex College’s Foundation Learning department has travelled to Kenya to visit a number of charitable projects and donate kit bags and water bottles supplied by the College.
USP College, Palmer’s Campus, is offering brand new courses, starting this September, to help adults up skill themselves or change their career.
A NATIONAL College Creative Industries student, Tom Mylchreest (17) from Wickford, Essex took on the challenge of a lifetime when he took part in The MoonWalk London on Saturday 11th May.
DESPITE the soggy weather on Wednesday May 8th, staff and learners at Thurrock Adult Community College (TACC) took part in the @ForwardMotion Community Bike Event at their centre in Grays competing to delicious finales on the smoothie bike and trialling some of the hire bikes now available locally, including electric cycles!
STAFF and pupils at the Tilbury Pioneer Academy were stunned to return from the bank holiday to find that, only two weeks after opening their new building, thieves had broken into it to steal the copper piping from the heating system.
COLLEGE to hold free business breakfast networking event to talk apprenticeships
PURFLEET Primary School and three of its pupils were presented with top prizes yesterday after entering Purfleet Centre Regeneration Limited’s art competition drawing what they think the town will look like following the £1billion regeneration called Purfleet on Thames.
SCHOOLS across Thurrock are being praised for their commitment to creating a safe environment for staff and pupils, school support staff union UNISON says today (Tuesday).
SCHOOLS in England will have to stay accountable for pupils they exclude, a government-backed review has said reports the BBC.
USP College, Palmer’s Campus, students recognised for their business professionalism at the recent Thurrock’s Next Top Boss. THURROCK’S Next Top Boss gives young people the chance to work with employers on real business challenges. They learn about a range of career opportunities and the skills employers want, as well as getting real-life experiences that aren’t […]
WOODSIDE Academy has been fighting its own battle against climate change by competing in the Sustrans Big Pedal competition organized by school Bike It Champion Rick Doye.