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Rugby school kickboxers to represent country at world championships

Three kickboxers from a Rugby school qualified to represent England at the martial arts world championships in Dublin later this year.

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Two Rugby schools set to form multi-academy trust

Two schools in Rugby launched consultations on a proposal to form a co-operative multi-academy trust today (Monday, March 27).

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Are you smarter than an 11 year old? Find out by taking the tes

11 PLUS QUIZ: Are you smarter than an 11 year old?

New research has revealed just 16% of parents score full marks in an 11 Plus quiz.

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Bilton School head to quit

The head of Bilton School is to leave at Easter as the school looks to transform its fortunes by becoming part of a multi-academy trust led by the outstanding Southam College.

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Rugby High School head teacher Charlotte Marten confirmed the students are safe

Rugby students 15 minutes away from Westminster terrorist incident

Students from Rugby High School were stood in the same spot as a deadly ‘terrorist’ incident in Westminster 15 minutes earlier but are safe and on their way home.

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Air quality raised in Rokeby fight

Campaigners battling plans for two free schools on Rokeby Field have highlighted the need for information on air quality in the area.

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Rugby pupils blown away by experiments during science week

Rugby school children were amazed by giant bubbles and disappearing water as part of British Science Week.

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Special report: Children tucking into lunchboxes with double their daily sugar intake

Special report: Children tucking into lunchboxes with double their daily sugar intake

Children are tucking into lunchboxes containing more than double their daily sugar intake, a study has found.

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Boughton Leigh Infant School head Andrew Moorcroft celebrates the good news with year 2 pupils Fearne Priest, Dulcie Cooper, Isabelle Callaghan and Raghav Bhide.. NNL-170203-135604001

Great report on a great Rugby school

Pupils at Boughton Leigh Infant School in Brownsover, Rugby are ‘happy at school and enjoy their learning’, according to Ofsted.

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Rugby High pupil named young laureate

A Year 12 student at Rugby High School has been named Warwickshire’s Young Poet Laureate 2017.

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UPDATE: Police complete search of evacuated Rugby school

A school in Rugby has been evacuated after a threat.

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Miranda Bishop-Timings from Stretton on Dunsmore was also awarded the scholarship

Rugby pair tackling gender stereotypes thanks to scholarship

A Rugby mother made the leap from Amstrad to Apple to inspire her daughters and tackle gender stereotypes thanks to a major scholarship.

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Bilton Grange ready to give up more land for houses

While we still wait to see the impact of the new homes being built on former Bilton Grange land behind Rugby Road in Dunchurch, the school has put forward a plan for houses on another plot.

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Mobile ban helps Bilton School tackle bullying

Bilton School is heading in the right direction to escape special measures according to the latest monitoring inspection by Ofsted.

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English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

A university is seeking doctoral candidates to undertake a PHD - in CHOCOLATE.

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Sheriff does Sondheim

Lawrence Sheriff School stages a production of Into The Woods Jr by Stephen Sondheim next week.

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Rugby infant school seeing stars

Pupils at an infant school labelled members of the Rugby Astronomical Society ‘superstars’ for giving up some of their free time to help them understand the wonders of the solar system.

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Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

The use of body cameras by front line police and other uniformed enforcement agencies is increasing at an unstoppable rate both in the US and UK.

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Latest school league tables show where you live affects your childs education

Latest school league tables show where you live affects your child’s education

The results are in, and the so-called north-south divide continues to separate children’s educational outcomes by geography – as the recently published secondary schools’ performance data from the Department for Education shows

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