A junior school headteacher has said the toughest budgets she has seen in 10 years have forced her to ask parents to volunteer to help with essential repairs.

We'd like to hear from families whose children who have been bullied in school, to find out how common bullying still is and how effectively schools are dealing with it.

Former pupils and staff of a school which announced it would not be reopening just weeks before the start of term will be given the chance to say goodbye to the place many still consider "a family home".

Students from almost twenty countries have taken part in an international horse riding competition at a Norfolk agricultural college.

A north Norfolk teenager has become one of only of 800 students in England to achieve straight 9s in her GCSE results.

Schools across Norwich are celebrating a rise in GCSE results.

Students across mid-Norfolk have been jumping for joy as they picked up their GCSE results.

There were mixed results but triumphant feelings at schools in Wymondham, Hethersett and Attleborough as the GCSE results rolled in.

Students picking up GCSE results across the region celebrated some of the best results the area has ever seen.

The anxious wait will finally be over today for those expecting their GCSE results in Norfolk and Waveney.

A Norwich school which was previously in special measures is celebrating a rise in GCSE results, as senior leadership staff praised pupils' for their "fantastic progress".

A mixed set of GCSE results have been achieved in schools across north Norfolk.

Anxious waits for West Norfolk students finally came to an end today as they received their GCSE results.

A 16-year-old who set up his own theatre company has taken a leap towards chasing his dream on GCSE results day.

Teenagers across the region have celebrated their GCSE results with emotional scenes as they looked forward to the next phases of their lives.

It was the day of truth for students but the nervous opening of envelopes revealed students in South Norfolk had achieved an overall increase in GCSE results despite concerns over tougher exams.

How did your school or college get on in this year's GCSE results?

Thousands of students in Norfolk and Waveney will today open the door to the next stage of their life and education.

A new school on the edge of Norwich will be opening its doors this September.

Victims of religious violence will be commemorated at an event at a Norwich church.

Schoolchildren visited Westminster after putting their debating skills to the test in a competition.

An underused youth centre in Norfolk could be given a new lease of life as a town council looks to handover management to a charity.

After the exam results come in this week, what are the options for Norfolk's GCSE cohort?

School uniform suppliers say demand for plus-size garments is continuing as childhood obesity levels rise.

Bacteria found in environments such as Norfolk's Cley and Stiffkey marshes could hold the key to slowing climate change, new research suggests.

With the latest batch of freshers preparing for a fresh start on campus, Norwich has been named by The Telegraph in its list of underrated university cities.

The usual "back to school" advertisements started appearing in shops weeks ago - but this year it comes amid growing concerns about the rising cost of school uniform.

Another child with special educational needs has been let down by Norfolk County Council, investigators have ruled.

After a nail-biting wait to receive their marks, students of Langley School have celebrated their A-level scores on results day.

Schools in South Norfolk and Breckland saw rises in grades A* to C despite changes A-levels now involving less emphasis on coursework towards final exams.

For students across Wymondham, Attleborough and Hethersett, the nerve-racking wait for A-level results is over.

Students and staff across north Norfolk are celebrating excellent A-level results.

As East Norfolk Sixth Form College students gathered outside its cafeteria after collecting their A-level and BTC results, their thoughts turned toward the future.

People have reacted to the sudden closure of Hethersett Old Hall School less than a month before the start of the new school year.

The rollercoaster of emotions was in full effect as students in mid-Norfolk picked up their A-level results.

West Norfolk students enjoyed some of their best results in recent years.

Students in Beccles and Bungay are today celebrating some of the area's best A-Level results yet.

It was the big day for students as they raced to their schools to pick up the envelope that told them just how well they had done in their A-level exams.

After a nail-biting wait, the nervous faces of students at Lowestoft Sixth Form transformed into jubilation as they received their A-level and BTC results.

A 47-year-old man has admitted breaching a sexual harm prevention order by trying to incite a child into sex.

How did your school or college perform in today's A-level results?

Hundreds of students around Norfolk and Waveney are finding out their all-important A-level results today.

One of the most nail-biting days of the year for Norfolk students has been made even more stressful by exam reforms, a union has claimed.

Around 100 children are facing a battle to find a new school after theirs announced it would be closing less than a month before the start of the new academic year.

With A-Level results day on the horizon, what will happen, should the worst happen?

A soaring number of young people are reporting feeling panicked and stressed about their exam results, a leading children's charity claims.

East Coast College helps students with potential who may not know where to start when it comes to further education. Paul Padda, East Coast vice principle tells us how practical courses can challenge students, inspire their creativity and give them the tools to get started on their future paths.

Three mental health teams are set to be created which will go into schools and offer mental health support, thanks to a £2million cash boost.

A family-friendly cafe, community support base and space for more nursery school places are the latest plans revealed for a network of children's centres in Norfolk.

Former pupils who were beaten and sexually abused by teachers at a boarding school could have compensation delayed due to a missed payment from its owners.

Pupils at a West Norfolk primary will start school later than expected following delays to a £4.5m build.

A children's nursery at an RAF base has been rated outstanding for the third time in a row.

Youngsters from north Norfolk schools were sent out onto beaches to collect washed up plastics, as part of a national campaign to stop the problem.

Nervous energy buzzes through school halls on GCSE results day. Parents and students wait for envelopes to open and for most it's the news they've wanted to hear.

Everyone who lives in Norwich knows it's a wonderful city boasting a vibrant arts scene, independent restaurants, green spaces and a premiership football club.

School is out for summer, but schools across the county had a busy end to the summer term.

Work has started on a new £8 million primary school, set to create an extra 420 school places in a growing village.

Speaking on stage in front of 36,000 people is most adults' nightmare, but three young sisters from Norfolk have embraced the challenge to help others find a voice.

A mother-of-one's 13-month-long battle to get her autistic son transferred to a specialist school is set to rumble on into the next academic year.

More than 130 schools in Norfolk still contain asbestos - but a council has confirmed there is no immediate risk to children.

Lauren Cope

Bethany Whymark

Education correspondent



Bethany is based in Norwich and writes about key issues affecting education in Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, including decisions made at both national and local government levels.

Bethany also covers news from the hundreds of schools in our region and keeps on top of local results.

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GCSE 2019 results map

Percentage of students achieving a grade four or above in English and maths - Green pin = Up on last year; Yellow pin = Same as last year; Red pin = Down on last year; Grey pin = Awaiting results

A-Levels 2019 results map

Percentage of A-Levels graded A*-C - Green pin = Up on last year; Yellow pin = Same as last year; Red pin = Down on last year; Grey pin = Awaiting results

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