Saturday, 17 February 2018

Academy praised by magazine

LANGTREE School in Woodcote has been named one of the top state secondaries in Britain by Tatler. The academy school in Reading Road ...

 

Invitation to college

AN event aimed at employers will take place at The Henley College on Thursday from 4pm to 6.30pm. The evening will offer information ...

 

Readers required

READING assistants are needed at Badgemore Primary School in Henley. They will be required to read for 90 minutes twice a week in ...

 

Eat better campaign

CHILDREN in Wargrave and Charvil are being encouraged to eat healthier snacks. Wokingham Borough Council’s public health team is ...

 

Tree-mendous

MORE than £1,000 was raised for schools in Wargrave through a Christmas tree recycling service. N W Property Maintenance collected ...

 

Henley Business School academic awarded honorary OBE

Henley Business School academic awarded honorary OBE

AN academic at the Henley Business School has received an honorary OBE. Professor Rajneesh Narula has been recognised for his services ...

 

School places

PARENTS of children due to start infant and primary school in September have until Monday to apply for a place. Oxfordshire County ...

 

Pupils made road safety officers

Pupils made road safety officers

FRIETH Primary School has launched a road safety initiative. Two pupils from each year group have been nominated to become junior road ...

 

Trustees back plan to build new school on playing fields

Trustees back school build on Caversham playing fields

THE trustees of a park in Caversham have backed plans to use part of it to site a new primary school. A plan will now be drawn up for ...

 

Study into whether cramped village school should move

PLANS to either move or improve Goring Primary School are coming closer to fruition. The Diocese of Oxford, which is responsible for ...

 

Governors plea

THE governor body of Whitchurch Primary School is seeking new members. Candidates must have up to six or so hours free per month and ...

 

Sporting success

A WARGRAVE school has won a sports award. Robert Piggott Junior School was named best primary school at Wokingham Borough Council’s ...

 

Heart checks for all pupils

Heart checks for all pupils

EVERY child in the Henley area is to be offered a free heart screening. It is the latest initiative by Millie’s Dream, which has ...

 

School's festive fair in aid of outdoor classroom

School's festive fair in aid of outdoor classroom

SANTA’S grotto and home-made cakes were among the attractions at Crazies Hill Primary School’s Christmas fair. Dozens of pupils, ...

 

Four into one... primary school choirs perform with professional singing group

Four into one... primary school choirs perform with professional singing group

PUPILS from the four state primary schools in Henley performed alongside a professional a capella group at a concert, writes Jamie ...

 

1,000 new pens given to schools

TWO primary schools which asked parents to pay towards basic equipment have been given 1,000 pens by a bank. The Reading branch of ...

 

Rupert House school nativity

Rupert House school nativity

Rupert House School: children in year one performed “Whoops-a-Daisy Angel”. The show tells the traditional nativity story with the ...

 

Hundreds of children at charity concert

Hundreds of children at charity concert

PUPILS from Crazies Hill Primary School took part in a Christmas carol concert hosted by the Mayor of Wokingham Rob Stanton. They were ...

 

Living Advent Calendar Day 18: Trinity Primary School choir

Living Advent Calendar Day 18: Trinity Primary School choir

A CHOIR from Trinity Primary School sang to dozens of guests on the 18th night of the Henley Living Advent Calendar. The pupils wore ...

 

Girl wins £200 for her school with Christmas card design

Girl wins £200 for her school with Christmas card design

A CHRISTMAS card designed by an eight-year-old girl has won a Wargrave school £250. Charlotte Pizzey, a pupil at Robert Piggott Junior ...

 

Looking for a job?

Multi-trades

Location Goring Heath

W J Hatt Limited are looking for a Multi-trades person with experience, for external plumbing, pipe and drainage ...

 

Groundsman

Location READING

GROUNDSMAN The Oratory Prep School are looking to recruit to their Grounds team. This is an exciting opportunity for an ...

 

RESIDENTIAL CARE WORKERS

Location HENLEY ON THAMES

FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY FOR FULL TIME CARE WORKERS We provide respite care to children and young people, aged 6 to 25 ...