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A-LEVEL RESULTS: Girls show their metal at Spalding High School to triumph over ‘moving goalposts’

The ever-changing landscape of A-Level exams held no fears for Spalding High School students, three of whom are off to Oxford or Cambridge Universities.

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Joseph Baragwanath, Callum L'Estrange and Emma Horton celebrate their results.

University Academy Holbeach A-Level students excel and set new record

University Academy Holbeach is celebrating a record 46 per cent of A-Level passes at grades A-B in the first year of tougher exams.

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A-LEVEL RESULTS DAY AT SPALDING GRAMMAR SCHOOL: Head Boy 
Tom Birdseye is going on to study geography at Emmanuel College, Cambridge.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG170717-127TW.

A-LEVEL RESULTS: Eight per cent jump in top grades paints ‘very pleasing picture’ for Spalding Grammar School

The A-Level upward curve has continued at Spalding Grammar School where students recorded a rise in the highest grades of more than eight per cent.

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Top grades up nationally, but thousands of university places still available

Top grades up nationally, but thousands of university places still available

The proportion of top A-level grades has risen this year, the BBC resports.

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UCAS offers congratulations and advice to A-level students

UCAS offers congratulations and advice to A-level students

UCAS has congratulated the 416,310 students who have been accepted at UK universities and colleges so far this year.

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Pupils collect their A-level results at Spalding Grammar School.

LIVE: A-Level results day

There were tears and smiles across South Holland as sixth-formers received their A-Level results this morning.

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Sarah Hemstock graduates

Degree joy for Sarah

Former Gleed Girls’ Technology College and South Holland Post 16 centre student Sarah Hemstock has graduated in BA (Hons) Primary Education from Nottingham Trent University with a 2.1 degree.

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SURPRISE: Staff at Abbey 345 Pre-School in Crowland planned a surprise party to celebrate their manager Kathy Crouchs 20th year there.

‘Sneaky’ staff shock much-loved manager of Crowland pre-school

‘Sneaky’ pre-school staff planned a party to celebrate their manager’s 20th year, and kept it a secret for four months.

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Grammar school head Steven Wilkinson

New security fencing around Spalding Grammar School?

Spalding Grammar School wants to install security fencing around the perimeter of the main school site and playing fields.

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HEAD LEAVES: Glyn Rushton (third left) and staff from Spalding Parish Day School received the School of the Year (Primary) Award in 2014 from Kevin Pallister and Sharon Macauley (left and right) of award sponsors Calthrops Solicitors.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG121114-246TW.

Change of school for Spalding head teacher

Children and teachers will return to a newer, bigger but different Spalding Parish Church of England Day School (SPCEDS) next month.

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Priory School runners Nathaniel, Thomas and Tilley wearing their new vests, alongside, from left, head teacher Darrren Bland, Matthew Pudney from Princebuild and mascot Peeby. Photo (TIM WILSON): SG170717-102TW

Running pupils from Spalding’s Priory School now dressed for success

A building firm donated hundreds of pounds worth of running kit to a special needs school in Spalding, to help them look their best during competitions.

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Crystal from St Pauls Primary School
With Lions Elaine Mothers and Eileen Robson.

Youngsters will ‘Walk Tall’ after Spalding Lions awards

Spalding Lions have presented their annual Walk Tall Awards to children from schools in the area.

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Some of the performers from the summer concert.

Year ends on a high note for University Academy Holbeach music department

The music department of University Academy Holbeach hosted its last event of a very busy year just before the end of term.

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Apple Class with Marion Christian (left) and Teaching Assistant Lisa Beresford (middle) and Class Teacher Rachel Cannon (right)

Popular West Pinchbeck teaching assistant Marion retires

Popular teaching assistant Marion Christian has retired from St Bartholomew’s Primary School in West Pinchbeck after 29 years.

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Sports day at Weston Hills C of E Primary School

Young runners go for glory at Weston Hills

Weston Hills C of E Primary School held their Sports Day in glorious sunshine.

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Cameron Bray - Lois

Students’ work displayed at top exhibition

Talented Spalding Grammar School artists have had their work displayed at the 15th National Students’ Art Exhibition.

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Peele Community College new head (also art display)
Art students Klaudia Berhat and Tamara Piggins

Talented Peele artists display their final work

Art students at the Peele Community College in Long Sutton presented an exhibition of their work during the last Friday of term.

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Cinder Ash Pre School in Long Sutton
.  Photo (Tim Wilson):  SG311012-233TW.  www.spaldingtoday.co.uk/buyaphoto

LONG SUTTON PARISH COUNCIL: New fence outside Cinder Ash Pre-School agreed

Cinder Ash Pre-School has reached agreement with parish councillors about plans for a new fence to protect children.

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The Curlew Centre, where Sutton Bridge Parish Council meets.

School safety zone at Sutton Bridge

County, district and parish councillor Chris Brewis is pressing the county council to install a school safety zone on Bridge Road, Sutton Bridge.

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Den building day at Weston Hills Primary School

Den building fun in Weston Hills

Weston Hills C of E Primary School opened its doors to family and friends for a morning of den building in the school grounds.

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