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Northern Lights: Former Don Valley set to be thriving part of community for everyone

Hopefully, metaphorically speaking, 2018 will see the Eagles landing and the Sharks swimming in new facilities on Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park. 
It hasn’t been an easy journey getting both teams to the Park and I know from social media comments that many thought the Eagles would not return to the city.

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Georgina Gill, classic and latin teacher at High Storrs School is setting up a crowdfunding campaign to ensure GCSE Classics can be continued to be taught.

Education Column: Schools need to focus on students and subjects, not new management

The number of Sheffield school children who get taught about classical civilisation has dwindled in recent years, meaning that the specialist subject could be exclusively limited to private schools in the not too distant future.

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Sheffield school welcomes new dining experience

Sheffield school welcomes new dining experience

Mouthwatering mains and delicious desserts are being cooked up from a new kitchen at a Sheffield school.

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Increase in schools operating at a deficit as education funding crisis continues in Sheffield

The number of schools in Sheffield operating at a deficit has increased as education leaders battle to balance the books.

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Angela Clarke will step down as headteacher at Lower Meadow Primary Academy, in Batemoor, Sheffield at the end of the term

'Tremendous' principal to step down at Sheffield primary school

The boss of an academy trust has announced changes to leadership at some of its schools in Sheffield.
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PPupils from Bradfield School pack up their old school uniform

Sheffield pupils donate thousands of items of old school uniform to Africa

Thousands of items of old school uniform have been donated to African children by pupils from a Sheffield school.

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Nineteen to ninety-year-olds at Sheffield school reunion

Nineteen to ninety-year-olds at Sheffield school reunion

Former pupils of Sheffield High School for Girls, including one in her nineties, met for an alumni drinks reception in London.

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Whitechapel Primary School Greek day - kids dressed in togas as well as making masks and eating Greek food. Lucy Sugden with Frankie Lawson and Lewis Bryan. (D545A348)

Telegraph Voices: Should Sheffield’s state schools offer the teaching of classics?

‘It would be nothing short of a disaster if topic died out’

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Sheffield councillors Ben Miskell and Jack Scott outside Norfolk Community Primary School

Politicians in plea to Sheffield primary school to not convert into an academy

Politicians are 'uneasy' and 'extremely distressed' over plans to convert a Sheffield primary into an academy.
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Meadowhead School headteacher Steve Fowler said they would continue to work with police on their investigation

Sheffield headteacher issues response after teachers are attacked at Meadowhead School

A Sheffield headteacher has spoken publicly for the first time after two teachers were attacked inside school grounds.

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Seven Sheffield university students graduate from award winning social mobility programme

Seven Sheffield university students graduate from award winning social mobility programme

The achievements of seven Lloyds Scholars were celebrated on Tuesday 10 October at a ceremony in the Chartered Accountants Hall, London.

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Tapton School assistant headteacher Steve Rippon and pupil Lara Ferguson

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge hear about Sheffield school's work around mental health

Work at a Sheffield school around raising awareness of mental health in youngsters has been highlighted to the royal family.

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A police officer speaks to school pupils about drug use

Education Column: School pupils need to given drugs education delivered by experts

Drug enforcement officers and sniffer dogs searched a South Yorkshire secondary school this week in a move aimed at deterring the use of illegal substances.

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Simon Hawkins, new headteacher at Fir Vale School. Picture: Chris Etchells

New headteacher at Sheffield secondary school believes it can become 'outstanding'

A new headteacher at a popular secondary school has pledged to make it one of the best in the city.
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Campaigning Sheffield teenager’s achievements recognised

Campaigning Sheffield teenager’s achievements recognised

Her campaigning work for animal welfare achieved amazing results, and has won a schoolgirl from Sheffield an international award, to be presented in the House of Lords today.

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Blooming brilliant! Sheffield floristry apprentice wins place in skills finals

A Sheffield College floristry apprentice is preparing to put her vocational talent to the test by competing in the WorldSkills UK national finals.

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Students raise ‘dough’ for South Yorkshire hospice

Students at Netherwood Academy in Wombwell have been putting their baking skills to the test to raise money for Barnsley Hospice’s Big Barnsley Bake Off.

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Meet some spiders in the dark that you don’t need to be afraid of

There are some spiders you don’t need to be afraid of...even if you do meet them in the dark.

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Off the shelf on The Moor
Lyla Moylan and Fiona Mannion making dragons

A magical day in Sheffield to celebrate the joy of reading stories

Sheffield’s Off the Shelf book festival got under way with an event that celebrated the magic of reading - quite literally.

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Nick Partridge at Sheffield Central Library. Picture: Chris Etchells

The Star Looks at Sheffield's Libraries: 'Lifelines are free and offer so much'

Books are alive and well in Sheffield - and local libraries are still playing an important role in keeping the city reading, council boss Nick Partridge thinks.
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