New school is planned for Spalding’s former Post-16 Centre site

Plans are afoot to create a new school on the site of the former Post 16 Centre in Spalding.

BOXES OF LOVE: Students Charlotte Knight, Sophie Male and Chrystal-Jane De Camps with Alan Geeson of the

Boxes of love from Spalding Academy

We have already beaten last year’s fantastic effort towards the Rotary Christmas Shoebox Scheme.

Staff and children with Lottery balloons and a banner in their colourful play area. SG260917-110TW

Quadring pupils win big as new play area is installed

The right numbers have come up for children at Quadring Cowley and Brown’s Primary School with a £10,000 boost to their playtimes.

South View A (blue) and South View B (red) teams line up before their match.

Netball fun at Crowland’s South View Primary School

Give It Some Fizz held its first South Lincolnshire and Peterborough Year 5 and 6 netball tournament at South View Primary School in Crowland.

Reece Turner

All the hard work pays off for Reece

Former Donington Thomas Cowley High School student Reece Turner (22) has achieved a First Class BA with honours in Tourism and Events Management at the University of Wolverhampton.

University Academy Holbeach's Chamber Choir visited Holbeach Hospital and delivered Harvest Festival gifts brought in by Year 7 students.

Songs and gifts raise the spirits at Holbeach Hospital

University Academy Holbeach held a special Harvest Assembly for Year 7 where pupils were invited to bring in produce and the Academy’s Chamber Choir performed music, including an African song called ‘We Plough The Wheat’.

Macmillan Coffee Morning at Spalding Parish Church of England Day School

Spalding Parish Church of Engalnd Day School made £245 with Macmillan Coffee Morning

Spalding Parish Church of Engalnd Day School joined fundraisers across the country to host a Macmillan Coffee morning.

Student of the Year Aleasha Fox with College of West Anglia principal David Pomfret. MLNF17MF010025

Joy as Sutton Bridge woman Aleasha (21) named top student

A Sutton Bridge woman has been named Student of the Year at the University Centre West Anglia in King’s Lynn.

The students enjoy a break while trekking up Mount Lubombo

Spalding Academy student recalls trip of a lifetime

Nine Spalding Academy students from years 9, 10 and 11, along with teachers Mrs Wait and Mrs Watt, spent 12 days in Swaziland during the summer holidays.

University Academy Holbeach pupil Olivia Ibeneme in the library with young visitors Christopher and Joseph Seaborne and Ben Walters. SG210917-217TW

Academies in Spalding and Holbeach draw hundreds to their open days

Hundreds of families visited Spalding Academy and University Academy Holbeach as the schools opened their doors for prospective Year 7 pupils.

Holbeach Bank Primary School where staff and governors are "very shocked and saddened" by Ofsted's decision to put the school in special measures.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG071017-114TW.

Ofsted report shocks Holbeach Bank Primary School

Senior staff and governors at Holbeach Bank Primary School are “very shocked and saddened” after Ofsted judged it to be “inadequate”.

Greek for Martin Stuart, teacher Miss McPherson, Noah Elkin, Henry Wright and  Muzzammil Jivraj

Fun with foreign languages at Spalding Grammar School

Students at Spalding Grammar School took part in a number of events to mark the European Day of Languages.

Open the Book assembly with Spalding Baptist Church

Bible story fun at Spalding Primary

Spalding Primary School welcomed back the ‘Open the Book’ scheme brought to them by church volunteers.

Macmillan coffee morning at South View Primary School, Crowland

Crowland pupils raise £160 for Macmillan with coffee morning

Foundation pupils at South View Community Primary School in Crowland held a coffee morning to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Beforehand, pupils created banners, decorations and invitations and also baked gingerbread men.

Spalding Parish Church of England Day School taking part in the Peterborough Stem Taster Day

Parish School pupils rise to new challenges

A team of children represented Spalding Parish Church of England Day School in the Peterborough Stem Taster Day which was a celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.

Year 11 students Jade Bull and Hannah Watson with some of the ceramic pieces produced by GCSE students at Bourne Academy where they are now on display.  Photo by Tim Wilson.

Bourne Academy showcase GCSE artwork

Bourne Academy is proudly showing off artwork produced by Year 11 students as part of a new ceramics display in the school’s reception.

Peele Community College new head 
Jane Moody is confident of turning the school's fortunes around afer a bad Ofsted.

Long Sutton’s Peele Community College confident of bouncing back from damning Ofsted report

The head teacher of Long Sutton’s Peele Community College says she is confident the secondary school will recover and improve after a scathing report by Ofsted.

John Hayes MP and pupils try out the gym equipment at St Norberts Catholic Primary School, Spalding.  Photos (TIM WILSON): SG220917-126TW.

Fighting fit visit by MP to St Norbert’s

Children at St Norbert’s Primary School in Spalding welcomed an important guest who joined them for a special playtime.

BMX day at Monkshouse Primary School

Thrilling day for pupils at Spalding’s Monkshouse Primary School

Pupils and staff at Monkshouse Primary School in Spalding were treated to a fantastic BMX bike show.

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