Thornbury Voice Education

September 29 2017

Fairer funding system to give boost to Thornbury schools

SCHOOLS in South Gloucestershire are set to receive a cash boost next year after Education Secretary Justine Greening confirmed the adoption of a new national fairer funding formula. .. Read More

September 29 2017

Schools to be part of new TV documentary

THE two secondary schools in the Thornbury area are set to feature in a new BBC 2 documentary series. .. Read More

August 24 2017

New service started in schools to help young carers

SCHOOLS in South Gloucestershire are being urged to sign up to a new service that makes it easier to identify and support young carers. .. Read More

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BTE Academy celebrates outstanding A Level results

Almost two-thirds – 61 per cent – of this year’s A Level students at Bristol Technology and Engineering Academy achieved passes of A*-C with 30 per cent at A* or A... Read More

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The trust that runs Thornbury’s Castle School has been chosen to help train the next generation of teachers

The Castle School Education Trust (CSET) has been awarded national teaching school status in a joint enterprise with Bradley Stoke Community School. .. Read More

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Youngsters to turn detective in annual summer reading challenge

CHILDREN will turn into super sleuths to crack a case during this year’s summer reading challenge in South Gloucestershire’s libraries. .. Read More

July 28 2017

Sheiling School welcomes Ofsted inspectors’ rating

THE Sheiling special school has maintained its rating from Ofsted inspectors, who have judged it to be good. .. Read More

June 22 2017

Pupils’ mini-beast artwork brightens up building site hoarding

ARTWORK created by children at Manorbrook Primary School, Thornbury, has been used to decorate a building site’s hoarding in the town. .. Read More

June 22 2017

Castle School to welcome new interim headteacher for next academic year

A NEW interim headteacher will join the Castle School in September after it was announced that Peter Smart will continue on secondment at Winterbourne International Academy... Read More

May 30 2017

Thornbury infant school continues to provide good education to pupils

In her letter to Mr Toogood, she said he had appointed new members of the leadership team who had particular skills and experience to improve the quality of teaching and had taken on new teachers and a number of teaching assistants... Read More