‘He would’ve loved it’ – Birmingham poet Benjamin Zephaniah’s family go back to their old school to plant tree in his memory

The family of Birmingham poet Benjamin Zephaniah family joined children, parents and staff at his old school to plant a tree in...

Coleshill School racing star Jensen has the drive to succeed

Coleshill School racing star: A talented young driver from The Coleshill School is in pole position for a successful career in the...

Financial advisors give tips to Arthur Terry students

Year 12 students at The Arthur Terry School were given some priceless financial advice by leading financial advisers from Four Oaks Financial...

ATLP welcomes new schools: Double celebrations as Birmingham schools join respected partnership

ATLP welcomes new schools: The respected Arthur Terry Learning Partnership (ATLP) is delighted to announce that two Birmingham schools have become part...

Fairfax Table Cricket team are batting for glory at Lords

Fairfax Table Cricket team aim for the top - A dedicated team of table cricketers are hoping to hit the opposition for...

Fairfax Academy Mental Health appointment helps students

Fairfax Academy mental health innovation: Fairfax Academy students are getting vital support with the challenges of modern school life ­– after the...

arts

BISHOP VESEY OUTDOOR CONCERTS MARK THE END OF TERM

Three Bishop Vesey outdoor concerts were held to mark the end of term at the grammar school, thanks to determined staff and...

Matilda at Perryfields Academy sees students take the stage

Matilda at Perryfields Academy: A Black Country secondary school has staged its first big musical production since the end of the pandemic...

UNITED NATIONS OF CHRISTMAS FOR PUPILS’ FESTIVE SHOW

Town Junior School's Christmas show saw pupils discover how youngsters around the world celebrate the festive season in a globe-trotting festive production.

Perryfields Academy gala production – students take the stage at town hall

Perryfields Academy gala production: Talented youngsters from an Oldbury School took to the stage to perform their first public show since the...

Star visits Stockland Green – rapper takes the stage at her old school

It's not often that an international rap star visits Stockland Green - but the former pupil Lady Sanity surprised students of her...

Magical Fairfax Academy musical – 100 students stage Beauty and the Beast

A Magical Fairfax Academy musical told a tale as old as time when talented students staged a lavish production of Beauty and...

Hill West Art Week puts pupils’ talents in the picture

Hill West Art Week is seeing talented pupils brush up on their artistic skills this summer, with budding artists able to view...

ATLP creative careers spotlight gives students a glimpse of life in creative sector

ATLP creative careers spotlight: More than 250 students from eight different schools had a fascinating insight into life in the creative industries...

community

Curdworth School Remembrance event inspires entire village

Curdworth School Remembrance event - Pupils at a village primary school became museum curators for the day when parents and members of...

TAMWORTH STORE’S GREEN-FINGERED LOCKDOWN GIFT TO SUTTON SCHOOL

Keyworkers' children at Sutton schools have been getting green-fingered during lockdown thanks to the generosity of a Tamworth store.

Osborne Primary Grandparents Day brings generations together

An Osborne Primary Grandparents Day welcomed generations of local families into the Erdington school as it reached out to the community.

Perryfields Academy Coronation visit: VIP delivers message from King

Perryfields Academy Coronation visit - Students at Perryfields Academy had a right Royal treat when a VIP visitor delivered a coronation message...

Sport

Coleshill School racing star Jensen has the drive to succeed

Coleshill School racing star: A talented young driver from The Coleshill School is in pole position for a successful career in the...

Fairfax Table Cricket team are batting for glory at Lords

Fairfax Table Cricket team aim for the top - A dedicated team of table cricketers are hoping to hit the opposition for...

Fairfax water polo star Emily wins the Burt Noone Trophy

Fairfax water polo star: A talented Fairfax Academy water polo player has made a splash after winning a coveted trophy – which...

ofsted/results

Osborne Primary Ofsted 2024: School hailed as a ‘harmonious and happy place to be’

Osborne Primary Ofsted 2024 - Staff and pupils are celebrating after an Ofsted report saw the school given an overall rating of...

John Willmott Ofsted report is ‘pivotal moment’ in school’s reinvention

John Willmott Ofsted report - John Willmott’s headteacher has described their first-ever Good Ofsted report as a ‘pivotal moment’ on its journey...

West Coventry Academy Ofsted – inspectors praise standards at new £38 million school

West Coventry Academy Ofsted: Staff and students at a newly rebuilt Coventry school have another reason to celebrate after impressed Ofsted inspectors...

sixth form

John Willmott’s Year 11s beat sixth formers in historic first for annual debating competition 

Year 11s beat sixth formers - John Willmott School made history in the Royal Town’s annual Sixth Form Parliamentary Debating Competition for...

Plantsbrook School Apprenticeship Week sees businesses step forward to support students

Plantsbrook School Apprenticeship Week - Leaders from local businesses gave up their time to help students understand the benefits of apprenticeships.

Plantsbrook School Christmas collection delivers for Food Bank

Plantsbrook School Christmas collection: A trio of caring students at Plantsbrook School have helped struggling families this Christmas by organising a collection...

Coleshill School A-levels 2023: Students celebrate results

Coleshill School A-levels 2023 - The Coleshill School, part of the respected Arthur Terry Learning Partnership (ATLP) has welcomed back its Year...

VIdeo

Hill West bee girls Isla and Emilie create a buzz with smoothie stall

Two enterprising Hill West bee girls created a buzz when they set up a stand selling refreshing smoothies to raise cash for...

Perryfields Academy free uniform offer to help struggling families

Perryfields Academy free uniform scheme: A Black Country secondary school is set to help families during the cost of living crisis –...

SIGNING SHRUBBERY SCHOOL PUPILS LET THEIR HANDS DO THE TALKING

Signing Shrubbery School pupils have been taught a handy new skill – by learning sign language. Pupils at the...

THE ORIGINAL SHRUBBERY SCHOOL HEADTEACHER TRIBUTE UNVEILED BY MP

The original Shrubbery School headteacher who founded the independent school has been remembered with a newly-refurbished building...