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Apprentice Joe proves to be a cut above rivals

An apprentice from Cleckheaton was among the winners at a college award ceremony.

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DONATIONS DRIVE: Upper Batley High School pupils stand in front of some of the donated items.

School collects items for food bank

Year 7 students at Upper Batley High School have been collecting tins and donations for the town’s food bank.

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Hoppa on board: Young hi-vis walkers, thanks to Darren

High-vis kids can walk to their Mirfield school in safety, thanks to company’s gift

A Mirfield primary school’s road safety scheme has been boosted by an early Christmas present that will help keep pupils “bright and safe”, thanks to a development company.

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Going: Demolition work is now under way at the old Whitcliffe Mount site

Campaigners consider next step as demolition of Whitcliffe Mount buildings gets under way

Controversial demolition of the former Whitcliffe Mount School site began last Friday, and campaigners who have tried to prevent an Edwardian building being destroyed as part of the process are considering their options as to how to react.

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The cast of St Paulinus Schools Nativity Play Happy Birthday Jesus.

Happy Birthday Jesus nativity

St Paulinus Catholic Primary School has held its Nativity Play ahead of the Christmas break.

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INSPIRED PROJECT: Headfield Junior School has joined forces with Kick Off Dewsbury and Savile FC.

Sport link turns page on reading

An exciting reading project has been launched at Headfield Junior School.

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Yorkshire is the worst performing region in the country for pupils failing to meet the expected standard by the end of primary school, according to new league tables.

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Nearly there: Pioneer House looks the same on the outside, but indoors almost �3 million worth of work is nearing completion. Picture: John Clifton

£3m Pioneer House refurb - to become part of Kirklees College - is almost complete

Almost £3 million worth of work is well under way to revitalise a historic building to play a role in the area’s future as part of Kirklees College.

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AWARD WINNERS: Upper Batley High School students pose for a group photo during the evening.

Choir hits right note at school event

Upper Batley High School recently hosted its annual presentation evening.

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Heckmondwike Grammar among top 10 schools in Northern England for exam results

The headteacher of Heckmondwike Grammar School says he is delighted to be featured in a list of top schools in Yorkshire.

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North Huddersfield Trust School. Image: Google

Tragic death of seven-year-old West Yorkshire schoolgirl

A SEVEN-year-old girl has died after suffering a medical episode at a school in West Yorkshire today.
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CELEBRATION LUNCH: Certificate winners at the Batley Girls High School event.

Celebration of success at school

Batley Girls’ High School recently held the first Co-Heads’ Celebration Lunch of the academic year.

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SHAW THING: The unusual mode of transport after the fantastic facelift by Kirklees College students.

Students’ rickshaw challenge

Engineering and motor vehicle students at Kirklees College recently had the opportunity to work on a rather unusual mode of transport for a charity challenge.

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HIGH QUALITY: The Kirklees College team is presented with the Quality in Careers Standard.

Kirklees College hits right standard

Kirklees College has been awarded a prestigious Quality in Careers Standard for the high level of support given by its careers team and the college’s commitment to careers education.

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SERVING UP A TREAT: Headteacher Sam Vickers dishes out just rewards.

Students earn lunch service

Pupils’ outstanding achievements have been celebrated at Upper Batley High School.

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Dewsbury school makes ‘rapid improvement’

Dewsbury school makes ‘rapid improvement’

A Dewsbury school has been praised by Ofsted inspectors for making ‘exceptionally rapid improvement’.

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Educating Yorkshire star Mushy turns 21 and launches new career

Educating Yorkshire star Mushy turns 21 and launches new career

Remember the heart-warming moment when Yorkshire teenager Mushy Asghar overcame his stammer on national TV?

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First GCSE results celebrated

The Independent Cambridge Street School celebrated GCSE exam successes from its first ever Year 11 students.

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Great credit: Students and staff celebrating success on results day at Upper Batley High School

Good results are a credit to the community

Upper Batley High School’s great GCSE results are a credit to learners, their families and staff, said headteacher Sam Vickers.

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Kirklees College's Dewsbury campus

Some outstanding GCSE successes

Heckmondwike Grammar students saw more than 99 per cent of our Year 11 students securing at least five good GCSE grades.

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