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Provider sought for two new primary schools

An opportunity has arisen in North East Lincolnshire for a provider to run two new primary schools. To view the specifications for each school, click the links below: Specification for New Primary Free School in Waltham Specification for New Primary Free School Scartho Top Free school presumption Annex B – Model application form for proposers…

2 weeks ago | Schools and education

Your chance to multiply your maths skills

A new Government-backed programme offering free numeracy courses to anyone aged 19 and over is now being delivered in our area. Multiply is a programme funded by the Government and aimed at people who do not have a maths GCSE at grade C or equivalent. The programme offers local access to free numeracy courses to…

1 month ago | Schools and education
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Students given unique insight into local politics

Young students in North East Lincolnshire have been given a unique opportunity to find out more about local politics and how the Council is run. Called ‘politics day’, students from Franklin College Sixth For and Waltham Toll Bar Academy spent a day meeting politicians and officers from North East Lincolnshire Council, including the Mayor and…

3 months ago | Councillors and democracy
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School holiday activities

Bookings are now open for a summer of free, fun activities in North East Lincolnshire. Here’s a list of all of this summer’s providers. To find out more about the activities that they’re offering and to book a place, visit the provider’s website. Places on these activities are free for children who are in receipt…

4 months ago | Schools and education
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Skills Fair returns to match youngsters with future employers

The annual Skills Fair returned this year, with over a thousand youngsters going along to meet with employers and education providers to find out about their options for the future. The event, which was organised by North East Lincolnshire Council, working with the Department for Work and Pensions, Franklin College, and Grimsby Institute for Further…

4 months ago | Business and investment
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Councillors approve new education strategy

NORTH East Lincolnshire Council’s Cabinet have approved a strategy setting out how it will work with local schools, academies and education settings to help children achieve their potential. The Education and Inclusion Strategy was approved by Councillors at a meeting of the Council’s Cabinet last night (Wednesday 15 June 2022). North East Lincolnshire Council’s Education…

6 months ago | Children and families
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Support available to help youngsters with exam stress

Youngsters sitting their exams in North East Lincolnshire can access free, anonymous mental health support and counselling to help them overcome exam-stress. Kooth is an online service offering free, safe and anonymous text-based counselling, peer support and wellbeing tools to all 11- 25 yr olds in North East Lincolnshire. Qualified therapists are available 365 days…

6 months ago | Children and families

Get involved in the annual SEND survey

Residents of North East Lincolnshire are being asked to share their experiences of services for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in the area. The SEND Annual survey helps North East Lincolnshire Council to see what is working and how services can improve to meet the needs of the users….

10 months ago | Schools and education