Saturday, 8th November 2014


Five schools have new building dreams dashed

 |  Thursday, 03 July 2014 09:05

FIVE local schools have had their dreams dashed again.

Schools’ pupil numbers cut in bid to save future

 |  Tuesday, 17 June 2014 07:05

TWO Bangor schools are to have their pupil allowances cut in a move designed to keep them safe for the future.

Schools to escape £180k budget cut?

 |  Monday, 17 February 2014 11:05

NORTH Down's primary schools might escape their threatened £180,000 cash axe.

School gets top marks

 |  Tuesday, 22 October 2013 10:42

A BANGOR school has been celebrating this week after getting top marks in its report.

Schools budget deadline extended

 |  Thursday, 17 October 2013 14:54

SHORTLY after we went to press this week, the Education Minister announced a week's extension to the consultation period on school budget funding arrangements.

Historic clock presented to Bangor Grammar

 |  Saturday, 12 October 2013 13:44

A LARGE attendance of former pupils, staff, relatives and friends gathered in the atrium of the new Bangor Grammar School campus at Gransha Road last Wednesday to witness a most significant event.

School budgets on free meals threat

 |  Friday, 11 October 2013 13:20

UNLESS half of the kids at your local primary school get free lunches, your school will have its budget slashed.

Bangor Academy orders in Chinese

 |  Thursday, 10 October 2013 16:35

BANGOR Academy is among the first tranche of eight Confucius Classroom Hubs which will promote Chinese language and culture to young people across Northern Ireland.

Holywood schools' revamp to get go-ahead?

 |  Tuesday, 08 October 2013 10:26

THE VERDICT on the first step towards Holywood’s long-awaited multi-schools revamp will be in shortly, the Education Minister has revealed.

Schools budget cuts: Our jargon-busting guide to making sure your voice is heard

 |  Thursday, 03 October 2013 11:46

What can you do about budget cuts that could leave 14 of North Down’s primary schools thousands of pounds worse off and have sparked public outrage? Last week the Spectator revealed that proposed changes to the way schools are funded would mean a net loss of £180,000 to North Down’s primary schools sector.

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