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Child treated for life-threatening injuries after ceiling collapse at school in Milton Keynes

Two children have been injured by a ceiling collapse at Southwood Middle School in Conniburrow.

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Milton Keynes students visit Bosnia on Future Leaders Programme

Students from Sir Leon Herbert Academy travelled to Bosnia last week on a pioneering programme that will inspire them to evoke change in their own communities by learning from the past.

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Milton Keynes Council LED street lights helps reduce carbon footprint

The Council’s Highways team has reduced its carbon footprint and saved energy through changing street lights to LEDs.

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Milton Keynes students will work with NASA astronauts in International Space Station experiment

Milton Keynes students will work with NASA astronauts in International Space Station experiment

Three students from Shenley Brook End School, will see an experiment he designed blasting off to the International Space Station this week.

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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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Good primary schools cause of Milton Keynes house price hike

Good primary schools cause of Milton Keynes house price hike

A half-dozen top-performing primary schools in MK are causing a property price 
bonanza that has surprised even estate agents, the Citizen can reveal.

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Bletchley Park to host Safer Internet Day events

Bletchley Park to host Safer Internet Day events

Bletchley Park is to mark Safer Internet Day today (February 7) with a host of events including the unveiling of a refreshed Cyber Security exhibition and an online safety app for children.

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Pupils at Milton Keynes school win best product award for new innovative product

Year 12 students at Lord Grey school have designed a revolutionary new product called the Noteworthy, an innovative stationery set.

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Milton Keynes schools with a food hygiene rating LESS than five

Milton Keynes schools with a food hygiene rating LESS than five

Is what your child is eating cooked in an approved environment?

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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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Milton Keynes school welcomes Jackie Beere OBE

This coming Monday (February 6), Akeley Wood School will host a free open evening with guest speaker Jackie Beere OBE.

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Baroness Young of Old Scone visits Lord Grey School in Milton Keynes

Baroness Young of Old Scone visits Lord Grey School in Milton Keynes

Baroness Young, a member of the House of Lords visited Lord Grey School last Friday to encourage students to become more engaged with political and parliamentary processes.

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Denbigh School is ‘double top’ in performance tables

Denbigh School is ‘double top’ in performance tables

Denbigh School has outperformed all other comprehensive schools in over 850 square miles, in terms of how much progress its students make between their GCSEs and A Levels.

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Milton Keynes Primary PRU pupils achieve success in annual poetry competition

Young writers from Milton Keynes Primary PRU have been successful in an annual poetry writing competition with the theme of Once upon a Dream.

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Milton Keynes schoolchildren celebrate MK50 with mass balloon release

Milton Keynes schoolchildren celebrate MK50 with mass balloon release

Children at Greenleys First School celebrated MK50 earlier today, by each releasing a green helium filled balloon into the sky.

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331 fewer teachers in Milton Keynes by 2019, thanks to £12million funding cut

331 fewer teachers in Milton Keynes by 2019, thanks to £12million funding cut

There will be 331 fewer teacher in MK’s state schools by 2019, it was claimed this week.

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Baroness Young to visit school in Milton Keynes

Baroness Young to visit school in Milton Keynes

Lord Grey School will host a talk from a member of the House of Lords next Friday (Jan 27) to encourage students to become more engaged with the political and parliamentary process. Baroness Young will meet with students for an hour to talk about the work and role of the House of Lords. This will be followed by a question and answer session on various aspects of the parliamentary process and life at Westminster generally.

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Milton Keynes student makes shortlist for British Education Award

Milton Keynes student makes shortlist for British Education Award

A Milton Keynes College Engineering student, who has set his sights on NASA, has been shortlisted for a prestigious British Education Award.

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University students urged to get vaccinated against meningitis and septicaemia

University students urged to get vaccinated against meningitis and septicaemia

Public Health England (PHE) are urging all new university students to get vaccinated against deadly meningococcal disease.

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