Aug 14 2014

Students excel at Workington Sixth Form

Workington Sixth Form has announced a ‘highly encouraging’ uplift in results. Over 47% of A-levels are at grades A* to B, six percentage points higher than in the previous year. Average points scored per subject are 10% higher than last year’s, and a quarter more students achieved an extra grade of progress during this academic year.

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Jul 24 2014

Executive Headteacher: School Closure Update

As promised, I am now in a position to update you about the future of Southfield Technology College and Stainburn School & Science College.

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Jul 22 2014

Cabinet set to make final decision on Workington secondary schools

The next step towards transforming secondary education in Workington will be discussed by the council’s Cabinet this week (Thursday 24 July), with Councillors being recommended to approve the closure of both Southfield Technology College and Stainburn School and Science College.

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Jul 18 2014

Headteacher Update: End of School Year

It is the privilege of a headteacher to have the opportunity to reflect at this point in July about the year that has just passed for their school, and to do so in writing.

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Jul 08 2014

Ogden Physicist of the Year award

Gifted young physicists have been recognised at the 2014 Cumbria Physicist of the Year awards ceremony. The sixth-form students, together with parents and teachers, were invited to the ceremony at the University of Lancaster, recently voted number 1 university in the UK for Physics.

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