Children to spend the day offline

Schoolchildren will turn off their technology and go on a digital diet.

Pictured, from left, are headteacher at Appletree Gardens First School Jill Burrell, pupils Layland Bertram and Mia Ram, and North Tyneside Elected Mayor Norma Redfearn.

First schools book a place in literary support initiative

Two first schools have turned a new chapter in their support of children’s literacy.

Ron Henderson from TT2 and teacher Gemma Wynn with the children from Stephenson Memorial Primary School, who are heading off to China thanks to a TT2 donation.

Tunnels operator sets children up for an Oriental adventure

Young North Tyneside pupils are set for the trip of a lifetime, and the Tyne Tunnels operator is helping to send them on their way.

Students from St Thomas More Roman Catholic Academy enjoyed a trip to Cambodia.

An unforgettable trip to Cambodia for North Shields students

This summer, 21 students from St Thomas More Roman Catholic Academy, in North Shields, went on an unforgettable month-long expedition to Cambodia. Here is an account of the eye-opening trip, written by Year 12 pupil Macy Russell.

Cai Johnson, seven, with the Green Tree Schools Award platinum level given to Percy Main Primary in North Shields by the UK's largest woodland conservation charity, the Woodland Trust.

Primary school goes platinum for nature

A North Shields primary school has become only the second in the North East to scoop a prestigious award for its efforts in encouraging youngsters into nature.

Northumbria School of English students at Whitley Bay.

Biggest success for Whitley Bay class of 2017

A Whitley Bay English language school has had its best summer since 2008 with large numbers of students arriving from Europe, the Middle East and the Far East.

Jim Green, a computing Master Teacher at Consett Academy, from Whitley Bay.

Jim enhances the learning experience

Students at Consett Academy and neighbouring schools will benefit from extra support their teachers will receive thanks to a Master Teacher from Whitley Bay.

Nursery manager Julia Deakin with some new recruits.

New nursery opens its doors

A new community child care facility has opened its doors in North Shields.

GCSE results day at Marden High School, North Shields.

Marden students raise the bar

A North Tyneside school has bucked the regional and national trend with its exam results.

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New courses available for adult learners in North Tyneside

Adult learners are being invited to sign up for new courses run by North Tyneside Council.

Sam McClean, from Southlands School, has been accepted to study horticulture thanks to The Childrens Foundation scholarship.

Horticulture scholarship success for Southlands School student

One of the young people at Southlands Special School in North Shields has been accepted onto the full-time level one horticulture course at Northumberland College’s Kirkley Hall campus.

Pupils from Norham High School were delighted with their results.

GCSE RESULTS: Norham High School, North Shields

Pupils at Norham High School, North Shields, are celebrating a great set of GCSE results, with some particularly brilliant achievements from a number of star performers.

GCSE results day at Kings Priory School, Tynemouth.

GCSE RESULTS: Kings Priory School, Tynemouth

Year 11 pupils at Kings Priory School, Tynemouth, rose to the occasion again as they received their GCSE results.

Monkseaton High School pupil Oonagh Stewart with Paula Clayton,
head of English.

North Tyneside pupil hailed a superstar on GCSE results day

A teenager has been hailed a superstar by her teachers, after being ranked in the top one per cent of GCSE students in the country.

Miles Brown was over the moon with his  A* and two As.

A-LEVELS: Kings Priory School, Tynemouth

There were plenty of smiles at Kings Priory School, Tynemouth, yesterday morning as pupils finally discovered their A-Level results.

Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College at North Shields.

A-LEVELS: Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College, North Shields

Students at Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College in North Shields, were today celebrating A-Level exam success well above the national average.

Whitley Bay High School students Katy Matthews, Steph Renton, Emily Davis and Jenny Parvin jump for joy at their A-Level results.

A-LEVELS: Whitley Bay High School

Whitley Bay High School saw its best ever A-Level results today, with 100 per cent of students passing.

Churchill Community College, Wallsend

A-LEVELS: Churchill Community College, Wallsend

A headteacher today praised the ‘phenomenal’ results achieved by his students.

Thousands of students are receiving their A-Level results today.

Best ever A-Level results for North Tyneside

Students in North Tyneside are the toast of the borough, after achieving its best ever A-Level results.

Pupils from Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 at Richardson Dees Primary School in The Invention Shed.

Wallsend school receives Silver Artsmark Award

A North Tyneside school is celebrating after receiving a prestigious Silver Artsmark Award.

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