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Rasen’s little learners visit Lincoln

This year sees 23 children leaving Market Rasen Pre-school heading for ‘big school’.

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Pupils from Wragby Primary School pictured assisting Alan Long Lincoln City Football Club Community Officer to bury a Time Capsule in the ground adjacent to the new class room that is presently under construction. Photo by John Edwards EMN-171007-082234001

Impish plan to the future at Wragby school

Children and staff at Wragby Primary School welcomed some special guests recently to mark the burying of a time capsule beneath the school’s new classroom.

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Osgodby’s new PTA shows fete success by the book

The newly-formed PTA at Osgodby Primary School, helped by the children in year six, ran a successful summer fete.

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Claxby farmer hosts pupils on tour of farm

Claxby farmer Andrew Lyle has been helping children discover the importance of wheat, the countryside and sustainable farming.

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Caistor students Bin It!

Students at Caistor Yarborough Academy got to grips with responsibility and litter with a touring education programme.

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Sandpits full of bugs that cause stomach upsets

Sandpits full of bugs that cause stomach upsets

Sand play pits harbour the emerging superbug C. diff that causes stomach upsets and diarrhoea and in rare cases damages the gut, a new study found.

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Setting off in the flat race are Cain Hunt, Spencer Hunt, Sam Hyde, Freddie Thorpe, Brad-Lee Bryan-Ranyard and James Mason. EMN-170807-112520001

School sporting fun for Rasen youngsters

Sports day is an integral part of school life whatever age the pupils are.

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Poorer children are being left behind when it comes to learning languages

Poorer children are being left behind when it comes to learning languages

The UK has a reputation (rightly or wrongly) for struggling to learn foreign languages. A recent survey showed, for example, that 62% of the population can’t speak any other language apart from English.

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School performance a load of rubbish!

There was another large turnout of family and friends at Donington on Bain Primary School to enjoy the latest performance by BOOM, the after school performance club.

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One in 10 parents spend £25 on end-of-term gifts for teachers

One in 10 parents spend £25 on end-of-term gifts for teachers

With summer holidays upon us and children bidding farewell to their teachers, a survey has suggested that many parents give expensive gifts as a thank-you to school staff.

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Pupils and staff at William Farr C of E School organised a two-day cash grab after hearing about the ordeal suffered by the survivors of the blaze in London. EMN-170628-075220001

Welton school cash grab aids Grenfell Tower survivors fund

Pupils and staff from a Welton school have raised a staggering £1,200 in just 48 hours for the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire.

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Drama in the DNA at De Aston

Drama students from De Aston year 10 took to the stage with the play DNA - one of their set text pieces.

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Up on the roof for Grasby pupils

Children from Grasby Primary School joined Grimsby Minster Choir to sing over the rooftops, continuing a long-standing tradition.

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De Aston students show creative side

Students at Market Rasen’s De Aston School have been putting down their pens and picking up paint brushes, wooden spoons and cameras instead.

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Florence Sturgess was crowned as May Queen at Binbrook Primary School EMN-170526-103737001

Florence crowned Queen of the May at Binbrook

A May tradition at Binbrook Primary School is May Pole dancing.

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De Aston Sixth Formers support Epilepsy Action

Sixth form students at Market Rasen’s De Aston School have raised more than £1,000 for their chosen charity - Epilepsy Action.

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Something for all at WLDC skills fair!

Something for all at WLDC skills fair!

A free event to showcase employment, career guidance and training opportunities in West Lindsey will take place next month.

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From left, Design and Technology teacher Neil Birch, James Lockwood, Thomas Mead, Rob Cook, teacher Graham Dobson and Design and Technology Technician Paul Hutson.  (Lin) EMN-171005-073219001

Caistor Grammar School Design Award

It was back to school for two ex-Caistor Grammar School students when they were guests of honour at their former school’s annual exhibition of Design and Technology work.

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No flights involved as Caistor pupils head out on world tour

Pupils from Caistor Primary School got the chance to take a trip round the world, while only having to travel a few metres.

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Osgodby headteacher Ashley Taylor EMN-170505-152937001

New head at Osgodby aims for ‘creativity with purpose’

Osgodby Primary School’s new head says he is ‘excited’ by his new role, even though his first task is to address the recent Ofsted report.

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