News about projects, activities and success stories in our schools and adult learning classes.
Published March 20, 2017 12.42pm
Grassroots football in Durham is set to benefit from a £630,000 investment at the former Roseberry College site in Newfield, Chester le Street.
Published March 16, 2017 5.00pm
Two County Durham schools that have benefitted from recent investment in their buildings welcomed HRH the Duke of Gloucester.
Published March 10, 2017 3.08pm
Schoolchildren gave a helping hand as a programme which aims to get communities clean and tidy moved to its new destination.
Published March 10, 2017 2.54pm
Assemblies which aim to educate schoolchildren on the dangers of jumping into rivers without acclimatising are returning following last year's success.
Published March 10, 2017 1.39pm
Musicians from the world-renowned Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (OAE) worked with Durham County Youth Orchestra and Choir to compose the soundtrack to Sounds of Durham, a new film celebrating the landscape of County Durham.
Published March 07, 2017 3.58pm
Students in County Durham are performing above or in line with national averages at all stages of education, councillors are to be told.
Published March 02, 2017 3.27pm
Pupils from two County Durham primary schools got to see their artwork come to life when their winning road safety competition entries were turned into real road signs.
Published March 01, 2017 5.47pm
A play area which was hit by arson has been officially reopened by schoolchildren.
Published March 01, 2017 8.36am
More than 5,000 children in County Durham have received a place at one of their chosen secondary schools for September 2017.
Published January 30, 2017 1.17pm
The mother of a teenager who died after jumping into a river has received County Durham's highest honour in recognition of her water safety campaigning.