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  • Woodlands Primary Runs Culinary Programme for Children with SEND

    Published 22/06/23
    Woodlands Primary School is proud to announce the completion of its Blend Kitchen 'Gather & Cook' programme, a five-week culinary education initiative in collaboration with Blend Kitchen. The programme aimed to equip vulnerable pupils
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  • Pete McKee Opens New Design Studio at Nether Edge

    Published 21/06/23
    We are thrilled to announce the exciting inauguration of the new Design Studio at Nether Edge Primary. Capital funding provided by the Trust has allowed for the successful transformation of an outdated classroom into a dynamic and
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  • King Ecgbert School - World Class Schools Re-accreditation

    Published 09/06/23
    The Year 11 team alongside Mr Haigh (Headteacher) and Mrs Exton (Head of English and Senior Teacher for Equality and Diversity) On Friday May 26th, King Ecgbert School was re-accredited with the World Class Schools Quality Mark, establishing t
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  • Mercia School Oustanding Ofsted Inspection

    Published 28/04/23
    Mercia School was inspected by Ofsted on 8th & 9th February 2023 and was found to be Outstanding in all areas.  You can view the report here or download a copy below. Mercia Learning Trust's CEO, Chris French, said: Following
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  • Student Sustainability Conference

    Published 24/03/23

    This year, Mercia Learning Trust's annual conference featured a parallel student conference focussed on school sustainability.

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  • MerciaEdCon 2023

    Published 06/03/23

    Mercia EdCon 2023: Festival of Education was our 5th annual conference, hosted at Mercia School.

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  • KES Sixth Form New Building - Work Begins

    Published 02/03/23

    Ground-Breaking Ceremony for New Sixth Form Building at King Ecgbert School

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  • King Ecgbert School Anti-Racist Award

    Published 24/02/23
    We are delighted to announce that King Ecgbert School has been awarded the Centre for Race, Educational & Decoloniality Anti-Racist School Award - Bronze Status.  This means that as a school we are committed to tackling r
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  • Cross-phase languages collaboration day

    Published 22/02/23

    Pupils from King Ecgbert School and Totley Primary came together to celebrate the German Karneval celebration. 

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  • KES featured in prominent research by Royal Academy of Engineering

    Published 03/01/23

    King Ecgbert School has been featured as a case study into practical learning by the Royal Academy of Engineering.

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  • Steve Chew: recognition of service

    Published 13/12/22
    At Mercia Learning Trust, one of our strengths is the high quality governance the trust and schools has.  Steve Chew has recently stepped down as Chair of Governors at Newfield School following a long period of voluntary support for the schoo
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  • Chris French Joins Chamber Council

    Published 01/12/22

    Chris French is appointed as Sheffield Chamber of Commerce council member.

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