Durham


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Latest stories

5 Jan 2012

St. Leonard’s Catholic Comprehensive School in Durham has now abandoned plans to convert to academy status. Now neither of the 2 best performing state secondary schools in the North East of England is going to become an academy.

21 Jan 2015

One day after Nicky Morgan announced the closure of Durham Free School, a second free school, Grindon Hall, in the North East was given an inadequate rating and put in special measures.

1 Mar 2013

LABOUR leaders are “outraged” at a Government minister’s “insult” that brands local schools as having a lack of ambition.

Michael Gove has sparked anger after he said you can walk into an East Durham school and “smell the sense of defeatism”.