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Harrow Way Presented with Silver Award

Harrow Way Presented with Silver Award

Harrow Way Community School’s commitment to the highest standards in teaching and learning has been recognised by the Teacher Development Trust Network (TDNT).  Receiving high praise from the auditors the school was awarded their prestigious...
Parents Pay Back-to-School Bill

Parents Pay Back-to-School Bill with Loose change and Kids’ Savings

Mums and dads in the South-East of England are battling the stress and soaring cost of back-to-school shopping by hunting for loose change down the back of the sofa … and even borrowing from...
Rookwood Pupils Celebrate as GCSE Results Released

Rookwood Pupils Celebrate as GCSE Results Released

There was much to celebrate at Rookwood School today thanks to 2018’s exceptional GCSE results. With 97% of students gaining five or more 9-4 grades (equivalent to the old A*-C) and an outstanding 100% of...
Harrow Way GCSE students excel in toughest GCSEs exams yet

Harrow Way GCSE students excel in toughest GCSEs exams yet

Although this year’s GCSE exams were predicted to be the toughest yet, following government reforms which revamped assessment and grading, Harrow Way students are smiling widely this morning. In English an impressive 81% of students...

Remarkable Performance by Peter Symonds College Students

A level results for 2018 at Peter Symonds College are once again absolutely outstanding. The pass rate has been maintained at a staggering 99% with over a third of the grades awarded being at...
A-Level Results

A for Effort in A-Level Results

Hampshire County Council’s Executive Member for Education and Skills, Human Resources and Performance Councillor Stephen Reid, praised students across Hampshire, as thousands celebrate success following the release of this year’s results for A-level and...
Local School Compete Against Best Athletes

Local School Compete Against Best Athletes

Harrow Way Community School is celebrating the news that two of their students have put Andover on the map at the English Schools’ Athletics Association (ESAA) Championships. Competing at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham...

Motion and Commotion at Local School

The end of term brought Winton School's Motion and Commotion week; and there was certainly a great deal of both! The fun started on Tuesday afternoon as a group of students departed for Prague. Then,...

Employers Favour Apprenticeships Over Degrees

Employers now favour relevant apprenticeships or experience over university degrees, a study has found. Researchers who polled 1,000 decision makers found 49 per cent prefer to see experience from a relevant apprenticeship or previous position...

Local School Raises £3000 on Sponsored Walk

Year 9 Harrow Way students donned the walking boots recently to tackle an impressive 12.2 miles sponsored walk from Andover to Appleshaw, and back. The fundraising initiative raised an impressive £3000 which will go...

This Weeks Favourites
ANDOVER

Missing 21-year-old found ‘safe and well’

Yesterday evening, police urged the public to keep an eye out for missing 21-year-old Samantha Riley. It comes after a 21-year-old female who was last...

Local school evacuated following ‘electrical fire’

WINTON Community Academy was evacuated earlier today following an electrical fire (Friday, 22 March.) The fire was shortly dealt after the fire broke out earlier...

Council clean-up of A303 and A34 laybys

On 19 February, the council’s contractor, Forest Traffic Services, commenced its annual clean-up of the A303 and A34 verges, laybys and slip roads within...