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SLIDESHOW: Bentley High Street Primary School prepares for Christmas

Staff and pupils at Bentley High Street Primary have been working very hard to dress their school ready for Christmas.

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Oasis Academy Don Valley

Sheffield schools trust aims to tackle community problems

A trust that runs three Sheffield schools is reaching out to city neighbourhoods with the creation of a community hub.

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Intake Primary School, Intake, Sheffield

BREAKING: 166 pupils off sick in major outbreak at Sheffield primary school

A sickness bug sweeping a Sheffield primary school has hit 166 pupils and three teachers.
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The Sheffield Telegraph’s Secret School: Teachers deserve thanks too for crunching attainment numbers

The Sheffield Telegraph’s Secret School: Teachers deserve thanks too for crunching attainment numbers

In a Sheffield secondary school this week, I saw a Year 11 teacher sitting over a laptop, thinking long and hard over the data they were about to enter. Entering data is pretty much a weekly activity for teachers at many schools. Every week brings a data entry for a different year group, and by the time they’ve entered data for all the years it’s time to go through them all once again.

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MP attends NSPCC Schools Service’s Speak Out Stay Safe sessions in South Yorkshire

Sarah Champion MP attended an NSPCC Schools Service Speak Out Stay Safe sessions in at Canklow Woods Primary School in Rotherham on Friday.

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Sheffield city centre flats block approved despite university's concerns

Plans for a 550-bed block of student flats in Sheffield city centre have been approved.

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Sheffield Hallam University's director of estates and facilities Mark Swales receives the Leesman+ award alongside project manager John McNamara and estates development officer Sinead O'Toole.

Workplace award for Sheffield Hallam after building revamp

A Sheffield university's revamp of a prominent city building has helped win an award.

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Invitation to mass-participation science experiment in Sheffield

Academics at Sheffield Hallam University are inviting people to turn their kitchens into science labs as they launch a new science project that aims to demystify popular life hacks.

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Top performing students get Sheffield Steelers ice hockey treat

Top performing students from a Sheffield school were treated to a Steelers spectacular as reward for their efforts.

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Sheffield graduation fortnight comes to a close with honorary doctorates

Sheffield Hallam University’s fortnight of graduation has come to a close, with several inspirational people celebrated with honorary doctorates.

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Rachel Ocean has written a children's book with the help of Sheffield school pupils.

Mum who lost three loved ones within weeks is helped in book mission by Sheffield schoolchildren

A Sheffield mum who decided to write a book after three loved ones died within weeks of each other has been helped in her mission by city schoolchildren.
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South Yorkshire college dance and theatre students kick off Britain’s Got Talent auditions

A Barnsley College dance group will be the first to audition in front of talent scouts for the next series of Britain’s Got Talent airing in 2017.

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Education: Why Sheffield families are victims of market greed with holidays in term-time

Education: Why Sheffield families are victims of market greed with holidays in term-time

In a Sheffield school this week, a family handed in a holiday request form asking for permission to take their child abroad on a term time vacation. They had thought long and hard about whether to do this or not. They believe school to be extremely important and they were slightly embarrassed at taking their child out of lessons for just over a week – but they still decided to do it.

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Sheffield Hallam University awarded for ‘exemplary workplace’

Sheffield Hallam University awarded for ‘exemplary workplace’

Sheffield Hallam University has been presented with a prestigious workplace award following its successful refurbishment of a prominent city centre building - making it the first academic institution in the country to be recognised in this way.

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Gatecrasher Apartments, Sheffield

First students move in to £11m flats on former Gatecrasher nightclub site

The first students have moved into a new block of flats on the site of one of Sheffield's most famous clubs.
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Experts warn of failings at previously outstanding Doncaster school

Experts warn of failings at previously outstanding Doncaster school

Bosses have put an action plan in place after experts warned of failings in a previously outstanding Doncaster School.

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David Moody

Honorary doctorate for former Lord Lieutenant of South Yorkshire

A Sheffield university has awarded a former Lord Lieutenant of South Yorkshire an honorary doctorate.

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Generic file photo dated 03/12/03 of pupils during a lesson as the pressures of school life are forcing many teachers to visit the doctor and take time off sick, a survey suggests. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Wednesday April 4, 2012. See PA story EDUCATION Teachers. Photo credit should read: Barry Batchelor/PA Wire

Doncaster Council issue 2,400 fines for unauthorised school absences

Doncaster Council issued more than 2,400 fines to parents in the borough for their children’s unauthorised school absences, new figures have revealed.

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The Telegraph’s Secret School: Weighing up accountability for obesity crisis among our children

In a Sheffield junior school this week, letters went out to Year 6 pupils informing parents and carers their children will be weighed in the coming weeks.

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Coffee morning at Sheffield school brings generations together

Coffee morning at Sheffield school brings generations together

School pupils rubbed shoulders with older residents at a specially-arranged coffee morning - and they also learned a thing or two.

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