Saturday, 20 October 2018

College principal and students join funding protest in capital

College principal and students join funding protest in capital

STAFF and students from The Henley College marched on Westminster to raise awareness of the shortfall in education funding. Principal ...

 

Housing could help pay for new school says developer

A DEVELOPER wants to build 27 homes near Peppard Common which could help fund a new village primary school. Elegant Homes, of Patrick ...

 

Sanderson breaks Frieth 5km record

Sanderson breaks Frieth 5km record

MORE than 300 people, including a school headteacher and her parish councillor husband, took part in the 11th annual Frieth Hilly on ...

 

A-level art students chosen for competition

A-level art students chosen for competition

ARTWORKS by two A-level students have been entered into a national competition by the society. Mind is by Shiplake College student ...

 

School bazaar

A CHRISTMAS bazaar will be held at Robert Piggott Junior School in School Hill, Wargrave, on Saturday, November 24 from 1pm to 3.30pm. ...

 

Pupils learn to be green with playground recycling bin

Pupils learn to be green with playground recycling bin

A SCHOOL in Wargrave has installed a recycling bin after receiving £1,000 from a rewards scheme. Robert Piggott Junior School was ...

 

Christmas at college

A CHRISTMAS fayre will be held at Shiplake College on Saturday, November 10 from 10am to 3pm. There will be more than 40 gift stalls ...

 

Pupils and parents raise £650 for Macmillan

Pupils and parents raise £650 for Macmillan

MORE than £650 was raised at a coffee morning at Rupert House School in Henley. Pupils, staff and parents at the school in Bell Street ...

 

School given new football kit by Premier League

School given new football kit by Premier League

THE football team at Caversham Park Primary School has been given new football kit by the Premier League. The school received 15 blue ...

 

Tea and sympathy

PARENTS of children entering the reception class at Sacred Heart Primary School in Henley have received a “survival kit” to help them ...

 

School set to move

PLANS to relocate a Caversham school have been approved by Reading Borough Council. The Heights Free School will relocate from a ...

 

Independents show their worth

Independents show their worth

PUPILS at independent schools in the Henley area recorded a strong set of GCSE results. At Shiplake College 89 per cent of students ...

 

Singer appeal

SINGERS are being invited to join Wargrave Community Choir. The choir will resume rehearsals after the summer break at the Robert ...

 

Gymnasts stretch out

Gymnasts stretch out

A GYMNASTICS club is set to move to The Henley College as it looks to expand. Springbox Gymnastics Club has been operating from Henley ...

 

Talks on schools merger to resume

TALKS on the merger of two schools in Wargrave will resume next month. The “One School, One Site” campaign to combine Robert Piggott ...

 

Head uses hose to tackle fire

Head uses hose to tackle fire

THE headmaster of Shiplake College had to put out a fire in his garden after a glass bottle caused the dry grass to catch light. Gregg ...

 

Mother paints 15m river-themed mural at her children’s school

Mother paints 15m river-themed mural at her children’s school

A HUGE mural depicting the River Thames running through Henley has been unveiled at one of the town’s schools. Illustrator Emma Newton ...

 

Pensioner completes computer course

Pensioner completes computer course

A PENSIONER from Nettlebed successfully completed two computer courses at The Henley College. Norman Gibson, 74, carried out the ...

 

Historical dig at new school site

AN archaeological survey is being carried out at Mapledurham playing fields in Caversham as part of a plan to build a new school on ...

 

Housing would ‘put strain on schools’

Housing would ‘put strain on schools’

NEW housing developments in Henley proposed under the town’s neighbourhood plan could put a strain on primary schools, it has been ...

 

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WATLINGTON PRIMARY SCHOOL – RECEPTIONIST Closing date: 21/09/2018 at 12:00 Interview date: 26/09/2018 Contract/Hours: ...