COUNTY NEWS: Students celebrate victory after rent strike threat over halls

University of Sussex students have declared victory in a protest over ‘high rents for dilapidated and unsanitary conditions in university accommodation’.


West Sussex primary schools are poorest performing in the south east

Primary schools in West Sussex are the lowest performing in the south east when it comes to children's basic education.

West Sussex Education Awards

West Sussex Education Awards launched

Nominations have begun to roll in for the West Sussex Education Awards, which is organised by this newspaper and its sister titles.

Students vote to go on rent strike

COUNTY NEWS: Students on rent strike over 'unsanitary conditions'

University students have declared a rent strike, in protest at what they say are ‘high rents for dilapidated and unsanitary conditions in university accommodation’.

Chosen students with the expedition leaders and supporting staff at Chatsmore Catholic High School

Students chosen for mountainous challenge

Ten students from Chatsmore Catholic High School in Worthing have been chosen for a mountainous challenge.

Everyone worked together to prepare the shoeboxes for distribution

Pupils show their generosity

Harting School has packed more than 200 shoeboxes to send across the world.

Our Lady of Sion School student Blaise Cloran with her project, Quicker More Efficient Method of Diagnosis for Hepatitis

Science projects win national prizes

Girls from Worthing have won top prizes in the British Science Association’s national Youth Grand Challenges competition.

Collyer's Christmas Concert was held at St Mary's Parish Church, Horsham

Collyer's students bring Christmas cheer

St Mary's Church was filled with festive joy when talented students from Collyer's performed in their Christmas Concert.
Garry Styles and Lynette Chaney from Ham Manor Golf Club at The Angmering School

Golf club helps school

Money raised by Ham Manor Golf Club over the past season has been presented to the Lavinia Norfolk Centre Charitable Trust.

Shoreham College headmaster Richard Taylor-West, left, with junior pupils and Shoreham College Parents Association members

New boat welcomed at Shoreham College

Daring adventures on the high seas are ahead for junior pupils at Shoreham College.

Bewbush Academys Young Interpreters with teaching assistants Sandra Potter and Kanta Vaid

Young Interpreters proud to help friends learn English

A group of bilingual youngsters have shared their pride at helping to teach their friends to speak English.
The Regis School principal Mike Garlick with some of his students

Inspectors wowed by 'outstanding' school leaders

Ofsted has heaped praise on leaders at The Regis School following its latest inspection.

Student Union officers at Worthing College with Worthing West MP Sir Peter Bottomley and East Worthing and Shoreham MP Tim Loughton

‘It’s not all shouting at each other’ MPs tell students

Working behind the scenes to help residents is the real role of an MP, not just ‘shouting at each other on television’, college students have been told.

Teachers set up the crash site and made the short film to encourage the pupils to think, research and, most importantly, write

‘Meteorite crash’ fires imagination

Junior pupils at Shoreham College were shocked to learn a meteorite had crash-landed in their playground.

Worthing mayor Alex Harman with, from left, Zane Cooledge, Luca Clark-Gutierrez, Melissa Cummins, Jessica Hurley, Francis de la Cruz, Lowri Powell, Elisabeth Martland and Jack Durham

Mayor pops in for non-uniform day

Worthing mayor Alex Harman visited Chatsmore Catholic High School on Thursday to support the school in its commitment to his three chosen charities.

Little Stars has been rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted

Little Stars shine for Ofsted

Exemplary leadership and inspirational teaching has helped an Ifield pre-school earn Ofsted's highest rating.

Headteacher Rachel Nunns and some of the Castlewood Primary children

Parents rave to Ofsted about ‘brilliant’ school

Parents heaped praise on their children’s school when it underwent its first Ofsted inspection in more than four years.

Neighbourhood Wardens at St Mary's School Pulborough

Safety in mind for Horsham district schools

Road safety was on the agenda last week as Horsham District’s neighbourhood wardens were working with local schools.

Pupils and staff from South Bersted CE Primary School with cabinet member Deborah Urquhart, far right

Eco warriors witness recycling first-hand

Prize-winning pupils from South Bersted CE Primary School have seen first-hand what happens to recycling in West Sussex.

Nine-year-olds Olly Wright and Finley Hills are collecting for the Chichester District Foodbank. Picture: Kate Shemilt ks171482-1

Friends set up a foodbank collection at their school

Two nine-year-old friends have set up a foodbank collection at their school.

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